
ECE 656 Lecture 19: Scattering I  Collision Integral
01 Nov 2011   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
Outline:ReviewCollision operatorElectronelectron scatteringDiscussionSummary

ECE 656 Lecture 20: Scattering II  Relaxation time approximation
01 Nov 2011   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
Outline:Justification of the RTADiscussionHW prob. 17

ECE 656 Lecture 12: Scattering and Transmission
30 Sep 2011   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
Outline:IntroductionPhysics of carrier scatteringTransmission and mfpMFP and scatteringDiscussionSummary

Computer Graphics Imagery for Motion Pictures and Commercial Advertising: The Achievement of HighlyRealistic Images
19 Aug 2011   Contributor(s):: Kenneth Torrance
The talk will review some of the underlying concepts from Radiation Heat Transfer that have now been implemented in synthetic images. In many cases, researchers in graphics have created algorithms that are many times faster and more detailed than the engineering algorithms from which they were...

Lecture 10: Case studyNearequilibrium Transport in Graphene
19 Aug 2011   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
Nearequilibrium transport in graphene as an example of how to apply the concepts in lectures 18.

Lecture 9: Introduction to Phonon Transport
17 Aug 2011   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
This lecture is an introduction to phonon transport. Key similarities and differences between electron and phonon transport are discussed.

Lecture 6: An Introduction to Scattering
16 Aug 2011   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
In this lecture, we show how the meanfreepath (mfp) is related to thetime between scattering events and briefly discuss how the scattering time is related to underlying physical processes.

Alloy Disorder Scattering
11 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of slides describes Alloy disorder scattering.

Coulomb Scattering
11 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of slides describes Coulomb Scattering.

ElectronElectron Interactions
20 Jun 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of slides describes the electronelectron interactions scattering rates calculations as it occurs in bulk materials, lowdimensional structures and semiconductor devices.

Tutorial 4a: High Bias Quantum Transport in Resonant Tunneling Diodes
29 Mar 2011   Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck
Outline:Resonant Tunneling Diodes  NEMO1D: Motivation / History / Key InsightsOpen 1D Systems: Transmission through Double Barrier Structures  Resonant TunnelingIntroduction to RTDs: Linear Potential DropIntroduction to RTDs: Realistic Doping ProfilesIntroduction to RTDs: Relaxation Scattering...

Tutorial 2: A BottomUp View of Heat Transfer in Nanomaterials
23 Mar 2011   Contributor(s):: Timothy S Fisher
This lecture provides a theoretical development of the transport of thermal energy by conduction in nanomaterials. The physical nature of energy transport by two carriers—electrons and phononswill be explored from basic principles using a common Landauer framework. Issues including the quantum...

Boltzmann Transport Equation and Scattering Theory
01 Feb 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
In this presentation we give simple derivation of the Boltzmann transport equation, describe the derivation of Fermi's Golden Rule, and present the derivation of most common scattering mechanisms in semiconductors.

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 18  Propagation, scattering and inverse scattering of evanescent fields
13 Jan 2011   Contributor(s):: Paul Scott Carney

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 23  Scattering, Absorbing, and Modulating Nanoprobes for Targeted Imaging and Therapy
13 Jan 2011   Contributor(s):: Stephen Boppart

Inelastic Scattering in NEGF: Matlab Implementation and Exercises
02 Jan 2011   Contributor(s):: Samiran Ganguly, Supriyo Datta
A set of Matlab scripts has been developed illustrating the treatment of inelastic scattering in nonequilibrium Greens function (NEGF) based quantum transport models. The first script highlights the core principles using a simple conductor described by a (2x2) Hamiltonian matrix, while the...

Surface scattering: Made simple
03 Sep 2010   Contributor(s):: Dmitri Nikonov, Himadri Pal
Surface scattering in a quantum well.

2D Scattering Rates Calculation
20 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, David K. Ferry
this set of slides describes the calculation of the 2D scattering rates in Q2DEG.

Nanoelectronic Modeling Lecture 25a: NEMO1D  Full Bandstructure Effects
07 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck
(quantitative RTD modeling at room temperature)

ANGEL  A Nonequilibrium Green Function Solver for LEDs
18 Jan 2010   Contributor(s):: sebastian steiger
An MPIparallelized implementation of 1D NEGF for heterostructures. Includes offdiagonal scattering. Effective mass band structure for electrons and holes. The online tool only provides basic NEGF functionality without scattering.