
An Experimentalists’ Perspective
19 Dec 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Arunava Majumdar
This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the oneday forum,
"Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad
set of experts to reflect on the future of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3628

Microscale Ionic Wind for Local Cooling Enhancement
26 Oct 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): David B Go
As the electronics industry continues to develop small, highly
functional, mobile devices, new methods of cooling are required to
manage the thermal requirements of the not only the chip but...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3358

MCW07 Simple Models for Molecular Transport Junctions
13 Sep 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Misha Galperin, Abraham Nitzan, Mark A. Ratner
We review our recent research on role of interactions in molecular transport junctions. We consider simple models within nonequilibrium Green function approach (NEGF) in steadystate regime.
http://nanohub.org/resources/3072

Electron Emission from Nanoscale Carbon Materials
15 May 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Prior studies on electron emission show possibly beneficial effects of
nanoscale phenomena on energyconversion characteristics. For example,
recent work has shown that the electric field...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2710

BNC Annual Research Symposium: Nanoscale Energy Conversion
23 Apr 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
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/2636

CMOSNano Hybrid Technology: a nanoFPGArelated study
04 Apr 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Wei Wang
Dr. Wei Wang received his PhD degree in 2002 from Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada, in Electrical and Computer Engineering. From 2002 to 2004, he was an assistant professor in the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2567

Highly Efficient Thermal Transport: The Application of Carbon Nanotube Array Interfaces
01 Feb 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Baratunde A. Cola
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have received much attention in recent years for their extraordinary properties that through careful engineering may be leverage for the development of numerous...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2317

Understanding Phonon Dynamics via 1D Atomic Chains
28 Aug 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Phonons are the principal carriers of thermal energy in semiconductors and insulators, and they serve a vital role in dissipating heat produced by scattered electrons in semiconductor devices....
http://nanohub.org/resources/1186

Nanotubes and Nanowires: Onedimensional Materials
17 Jul 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy D. Sands
What is a nanowire? What is a nanotube? Why are they interesting and what are their potential applications? How are they made? This presentation is intended to begin to answer these questions...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1639

Molecular Transport Structures: Elastic Scattering, Vibronic Effects and Beyond
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner, Abraham Nitzan, Misha Galperin
Current experimental efforts are clarifying quite beautifully the nature of charge transport in socalled molecular junctions, in which a single molecule provides the channel for current flow...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1018

A Gentle Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner
While the Greek root nano just means dwarf, the nanoscale has become a giant focus of contemporary science and technology. We will examine the fundamental issues underlying the excitement...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1021

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHETPart II: PDE Systems
22 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yang Liu, Robert Dutton
Part II uses examples to
illustrate how to build userdefined PDE systems in PROPHET.
http://nanohub.org/resources/975

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHETPart I: Basics
22 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yang Liu, Robert Dutton
Part I covers the basics of PROPHET,
including the setup of simulation structures and parameters based on
predefined PDE systems.
http://nanohub.org/resources/974

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHET
22 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yang Liu, Robert Dutton
These two lectures are aimed to give a practical guide to the use of a
general device simulator
(PROPHET) available on nanoHUB. PROPHET
is a partial differential equation (PDE) solver that...
http://nanohub.org/resources/973

Quantum Chemistry Part II
22 Nov 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): George C. Schatz
This tutorial will provide an overview of electronic structure calculations from a
chemist's perspective. This will include a review of the basic electronic structure
theories.
http://nanohub.org/resources/500

Modeling and Simulation of SubMicron Thermal Transport
27 Sep 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Jayathi Murthy
In recent years, there has been increasing interest in understanding thermal phenomena at the submicron scale. Applications include the thermal performance of microelectronic devices,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/192

Quantum Chemistry Part I
15 Feb 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner
This tutorial will provide an overview of electronic structure calculations from a
chemist's perspective. This will include a review of the basic electronic structure
theories.
http://nanohub.org/resources/496