Periodic Potential Lab: First-Time User Guide

By Abhijeet Paul1; Benjamin P Haley1; Gerhard Klimeck1; SungGeun Kim1; Lynn Zentner2

1. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 2. NCN, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

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This document provides guidance to first-time users of the Periodic Potential Lab tool. It offers basic information about solutions to the Schröedinger Equation in case of periodic potential in 1 dimension (1D). This document also contains suggested exercises to help users run the tool and understand the associated concepts. If you encounter any errors or problems running the tool, feel free to contact us. Suggestions for improvement are also welcomed.


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  • Abhijeet Paul, Benjamin P Haley, Gerhard Klimeck, SungGeun Kim, Lynn Zentner (2009), "Periodic Potential Lab: First-Time User Guide,"

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