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  1. Computational Nanoscience, Lecture 4: Geometry Optimization and Seeing What You're Doing

    13 Feb 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jeffrey C Grossman, Elif Ertekin

    In this lecture, we discuss various methods for finding the ground state structure of a given system by minimizing its energy. Derivative and non-derivative methods are discussed, as well as the...


  2. Computational Nanoscience, Lecture 7: Monte Carlo Simulation Part I

    15 Feb 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jeffrey C Grossman, Elif Ertekin

    The purpose of this lecture is to introduce Monte Carlo methods as a form of stochastic simulation. Some introductory examples of Monte Carlo methods are given, and a basic introduction to...


  3. Exploring Materials Properties with Nanomaterial Mechanics Explorer Structure Files

    24 Mar 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens

    This document describes how to generate and download simulation output files from the Nanomaterial Mechanics Explorer on nanoHUB and view them locally using OVITO. This can be particularly...


  4. MOSFET Design Simulation I (Instructor Copy)

    07 Mar 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Stella Quinones, Jose Valdez

    A series of homework assignments were created to introduce senior level undergraduate Electrical and Computer Engineering students to the design of MOSFETs by combining calculations of MOSFET...


  5. Nanotechnology Animation Gallery

    22 Apr 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck

    Animations and visualization are generated with various nanoHUB.org tools to enable insight into nanotechnology and nanoscience. Click on image for detailed description and larger image download....


  6. OOMMF FTUG: Object Oriented MicroMagnetic Framework First Time User's Guide

    24 Mar 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens

    OOMMF is the Object Oriented MicroMagnetic Framework, which is a powerful research-grade simulation tool for modeling the response of materials to applied magnetic fields that was developed by...


  7. Resonant Tunneling Diode Simulation with NEGF: First-Time User Guide

    01 Jun 2009 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Samarth Agarwal, Gerhard Klimeck

    This first-time user guide for Resonant Tunneling Diode Simulation with NEGF provides some fundamental concepts regarding RTDs along with details on how device geometry and simulation parameters...


  8. Theoretical Analysis of Gold Nanoparticles

    06 May 2009 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jon Camden, George C. Schatz, Baudilio Tejerina

    All physical and chemical properties are size dependent, and the properties of materials on the nanosize scale have important consequences in wide ranging fields. Exploiting nanoscale behavior...