
Introduction: Nanoelectronics and the meaning of resistance
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
This lecture provides a brief overview of the fiveday short course whose purpose is to introduce a unified viewpoint for a wide variety of nanoscale electronic devices of great interest for all...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5210

Lecture 1A: What and where is the resistance?
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To introduce a simple quantitative model that highlights the essential parameters that determine electrical conduction: the density of states in the channel, D and the rates at...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5211

Lecture 1B: What and where is the resistance?
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To introduce a simple quantitative model that highlights the essential parameters that determine electrical conduction: the density of states in the channel, D and the rates at...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5248

Lecture 2A: Quantum Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the simple model from Lectures 1 into the fullfledged Nonequilibrium Green’s Function (NEGF) – Landauer model by introducing a spatial grid of N points and turning numbers...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5263

Lecture 2B: Quantum Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the simple model from Lectures 1 into the fullfledged Nonequilibrium Green’s Function (NEGF) – Landauer model by introducing a spatial grid of N points and turning numbers...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5268

Lecture 3A: Spin Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the model from Lectures 1 and 2 to include electron spin. Every electron is an elementary “magnet” with two states having opposite magnetic moments. Usually this has no...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5269

Lecture 3B: Spin Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the model from Lectures 1 and 2 to include electron spin. Every electron is an elementary “magnet” with two states having opposite magnetic moments. Usually this has no...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5270

Lecture 4B: Energy Exchange and Maxwell’s Demon
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To incorporate distributed energy exchange processes into the previous models from lectures 1 through 3 which are based on a “Landauerlike picture” where the Joule heating associated...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5272

Lecture 5A: Correlations and Entanglement
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To relate the oneelectron picture used throughout these lectures to the more general but less tractable manyparticle picture that underlies it. We introduce this new viewpoint using...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5273

Lecture 5B: Correlations and Entanglement
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To relate the oneelectron picture used throughout these lectures to the more general but less tractable manyparticle picture that underlies it. We introduce this new viewpoint using...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5274

Nanoelectronics and the Meaning of Resistance
20 Aug 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
The purpose of this series of lectures is to introduce the "bottomup" approach to nanoelectronics using concrete examples. No prior knowledge of quantum mechanics or statistical mechanics is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5279

ABACUS  Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors
16 Jul 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Onestopshop for teaching semiconductor device education
http://nanohub.org/resources/abacus

Finite Height Quantum Well: an Exercise for Band Structure
31 Jan 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): David K. Ferry
Use the Resonant Tunneling Diodes simulation tool on nanoHUB to explore the effects of finite height quantum wells.
Looking at a 2 barrier device, 300 K, no bias, other standard variables, and 3...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3949

ElectronPhonon and ElectronElectron Interactions in Quantum Transport
14 Jan 2008  Publications  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this work is to shed light on electron transport through submicron semiconductor structures, where electronic state quantization, electronelectron interactions and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3831

Engineering at the nanometer scale: Is it a new material or a new device?
06 Nov 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This seminar will overview NEMO 3D simulation capabilities and its deployment on the nanoHUB as well as an overview of the nanoHUB impact on the community.
http://nanohub.org/resources/3504

Quantum Ballistic Transport in Semiconductor Heterostructures
27 Aug 2007  Publications  Contributor(s): Michael McLennan
The development of epitaxial growth techniques has sparked a growing interest in an entirely quantum mechanical description of carrier transport. Fabrication methods, such as molecular beam...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3086

Orbital Mediated Tunneling in a New Unimolecular Rectifier
25 May 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Robert Metzger, NCN SLC@Northwestern
In 1997 we showed that hexadecylquinolinium tricyanoquinodimethanide is a unimolecular rectifier, by scanning tunneling microscopy and also as a LangmuirBlodgett (LB) monolayer, sandwiched...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2748

Pan American Advanced Study Institute Lectures: Nanodevices and Maxwell’s Demon
14 Jun 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Pan American
Advanced Study Institute (PASI) Lectures: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon
This is a video taped set of two onehour live lectures covering
roughly the same material as Lectures...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2758

PASI Lecture: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon, Part 2
14 Jun 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Pan American
Advanced Study Institute (PASI) Lectures.
This is part 2 of a video taped set of two onehour live lectures covering
roughly the same material as Lectures 13 of
Concepts of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2784

PASI Lecture: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon, Part 1
13 Jun 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Pan American
Advanced Study Institute (PASI) Lectures.
This is part 1 of a video taped set of two onehour live lectures covering
roughly the same material as Lectures 13 of
Concepts of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2783