
Heat Under the Microscope:
Uncovering the Microscopic Processes that Govern
Thermal Transport
04 Oct 2016  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Austin Minnich
n this talk, I will describe our efforts to uncover the microscopic processes that govern thermal transport by phonons. In particular, I will describe how our advances in computation and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/24649

Practice Your Scales!
Thermal and Energy Nanomaterials for Fast Processes
17 Aug 2016  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
NCN Undergraduate Research Experience Program  2016
http://nanohub.org/resources/24820

ECE 595E Lecture 18: FEM for Thermal Transport
01 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
Recap from Monday
Thermal transfer overview
Convection
Conduction
Radiative transfer
http://nanohub.org/resources/17144

Lecture 9: Introduction to Phonon Transport
17 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
This lecture is an introduction to phonon transport. Key similarities and differences between electron and phonon transport are discussed.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11869

Lecture 5: Thermoelectric Effects  Mathematics
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Beginning with the general model for transport, we mathematically derive
expressions for the four thermoelectric transport coefficients:
(i) Electrical conductivity,
(ii) Seebeck coefficient...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11851

Tutorial 2: Thermal Transport Across Interfaces  Electrons
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Outline:
Thermal boundary resistance
Electronic transport
Real interfaces and measurements
Carbon nanotube interfaces
“Electronics from the Bottom Up” is an educational initiative...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11840

Tutorial 1: Thermal Transport Across Interfaces  Phonons
15 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Outline:
Lattice vibrations and phonons
The vibrating string
Interfaces between dissimilar strings: acoustic
mismatch
Discrete masses and the vibrational eigenspectrum
General thermal...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11801

Lecture 4: Thermoelectric EffectsPhysical Approach
28 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
The effect of temperature gradients on current flow and how electrical currents produce heat currents are discussed.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11747

Tutorial 2: A BottomUp View of Heat Transfer in Nanomaterials
23 Mar 2011  Online Presentations  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...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11029

Thermal Transport in Nanostructured Materials: Working to Improve Efficiency in the Field of Thermoelectrics
08 Jul 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Suzanne Singer
This talk discusses the performance of nanostructured thin films as a potential
material for thermoelectric energy conversion applications, as well as the
material composition variations that...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9213

Research Within Vasileska Group
29 Jun 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
This presentation outlines recent progress in reseach within Vasileska group in the area of random telegraph noise and thermal modeling, and modeling of GaN HEMTs.
http://nanohub.org/resources/9235

Molecular Sensors for MEMS
10 Dec 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): John P. Sullivan
This seminar will cover the issues involved in using molecular sensors in MEMS and their application to microchannels, supersonic micronozzles, microjet impingement, microturbines and unsteady...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7998

Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 10: Thermal and Electric Conduction in Nanostructures
07 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Thermal and Electric Conduction in Nanostructures
Topics:
Back to Constitutive Equations
Coupled Heat and Electron Conduction
Thermoelectric Cooling
Principle of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7526

Metal Oxide Nanowires as Gas Sensing Elements: from Basic Research to Real World Applications
21 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrei Kolmakov
Quasi 1D metal oxide single crystal chemiresistors are close to occupy their specific niche in the real world of solid state sensorics. Potentially, the major advantage of this kind of sensors...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5738

Illinois ECE 598EP Lecture 3.1  Hot Chips: Electrons and Phonons
17 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop, Omar N Sobh
Electrons and Phonons
http://nanohub.org/resources/6270

Illinois ECE 598EP Lecture 1  Hot Chips: Atoms to Heat Sinks
02 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Introduction
Content:
The Big Picture
Another CPU without a Heat Sink
Thermal Management Methods
Impact on People and Environment
Packaging cost
IBM S/390 refrigeration and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/6184

Quantum and Thermal Effects in Nanoscale Devices
18 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
To investigate lattice heating within a Monte Carlo device simulation framework, we simultaneously solve the Boltzmann transport equation for the electrons, the 2D Poisson equation to get the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5448

BNC Annual Research Review: An Introduction to PRISM and MEMS Simulation
04 Jun 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Jayathi Murthy
This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4717

Nanoscale Opto Thermo Electric Energy Conversion Devices
28 May 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Ali Shakouri
We review solidstate devices that allow direct conversion of heat into electricity. We describe fundamental and practical limits of conventional thermoelectric materials. Novel...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4665

Heat Transfer across Solid Contacts Enhanced with Nanomaterials
11 Feb 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
This presentation will describe thermal transport processes at solidsolid material interfaces. An overview of applications in the electronics industry will serve to motivate the subject, and then...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3985