
Understanding Phonon Dynamics via 1D Atomic Chains
04 Apr 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 PROPHETLab Exercise 2
08 Feb 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Yang Liu
Companion exercises for "NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHET".
http://nanohub.org/resources/1031

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHETLab Exercise 1
08 Feb 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Yang Liu
Companion exercises for "NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHET".
http://nanohub.org/resources/1028

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHETPart II: PDE Systems
20 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
20 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
20 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
08 Jul 2004  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
26 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

Zlatan Aksamija
Zlatan Aksamija graduated from the University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign, with a B.S. in Computer Engineering in 2003 and a M.S in Electrical Engineering in 2005. He graduated with Highest...
http://nanohub.org/members/9239

Jeffrey C Grossman
Jeffrey C. Grossman is a Professor of computational materials science in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at MIT. His research focuses on the application and development of...
http://nanohub.org/members/9156

Quantum Chemistry Part I
08 Jul 2004  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