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When optical components are reduced to the nanoscale, they exhibit interesting properties that can be harnessed to create new devices. For example, imagine a block of material with thin layers of alternating materials. This creates a periodic arrangement of alternating dielectric constants, forming a "photonic crystal" that is analogous to the electronic crystals used in semiconductor devices. Photonic crystals, along with quantum dots and other devices patterned at the nanoscale, may form the basis for sensors and switches used in computers and telecommunications. More information on Nanophotonics can be found here.

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  1. Spaser in Quantum Regime

    12 Feb 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark I Stockman

    The spaser have been introduced theoretically and discovered experimentally. We briefly consider quantum theory and latest results on spaser as an ultrafast quantum generator and amplifier of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/21895

  2. Optical Properties of Single Coaxial Nanowires

    06 May 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Sarath Ramadurgam, Tzu-ging Lin, Katherine Elizabeth Hansen, Chen Yang

    Computes various optical properties of a single nanowire with up to 2 shell layers using Mie-formalism

    https://nanohub.org/resources/nwabsorption

  3. PhotonicsPOS

    13 Mar 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Rohith Chandrasekar, Urcan Guler, Ludmila Prokopeva, Alexander V. Kildishev

    Scattering solutions for a core-shell spherical particle on a planar lamellar substrate

    https://nanohub.org/resources/photonicspos

  4. [Illinois] Spectral Method for Linear and Nonlinear Phenomena in Nanophotonics

    29 Dec 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Qing Huo Liu

    Qing H. Liu received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1989. His research interests have been in computational electromagnetics and...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/21806

  5. Modeling of Optical Multilayers for Both Spectra and Admittance Loci

    03 Aug 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Joel che pipichang3@hotmail.com, kuo-ping chen

    simulate spectra and admittance loci of multilayer structures

    https://nanohub.org/resources/mlspad

  6. Thermophotonic Selective Emitter Simulation

    14 Jul 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Anubha Mathur, Enas Sakr, Peter Bermel

    Simulate Thermophotovoltaics With Rare Earth-Based Selective Emitters

    https://nanohub.org/resources/tpxsim

  7. Addressing the Inverse Problem of Optical Imaging

    10 Sep 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Aaron Lewis

    "Addressing the inverse problem of imaging" by Prof. Aaron Lewis from the Nanonics NanoPhotonics workshop.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/21455

  8. TPV efficiency simulation

    22 Jul 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Qingshuang Chen, Peter Bermel, Roman Shugayev, Masayoshi Sumino, Zhou Zhiguang, Omar R Yehia

    Simulate the efficiency of a thermophotovoltaic system

    https://nanohub.org/resources/tpvtest

  9. MEEPPV

    19 Aug 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Xin Tze (Joyce) Tee, Haejun Chung, Peter Bermel

    Finite-difference Time-Domain Simulations for photovoltaic cells

    https://nanohub.org/resources/meeppv

  10. DDSCAT Convert: A Target Generation Tool

    17 Jul 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): John Feser, AbderRahman N Sobh

    Convert .obj files to DDSCAT shape files

    https://nanohub.org/resources/ddaconvert

  11. Perfect Absorber Metamaterial simulator

    19 Dec 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): sainath gupta, Bala Krishna Juluri

    perfect absorber matametrial

    https://nanohub.org/resources/perfectabsorber

  12. PHYS 620 Lecture 14 : Surface Plasmons

    22 Apr 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16833

  13. PHYS 620 Lecture 8: Phonons

    12 Apr 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16827

  14. PHYS 620 Lecture 15: Plasmons in Nanoparticles

    12 Apr 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16834

  15. PHYS 620 Lecture 12: Excitons III

    08 Apr 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16831

  16. S4: Stanford Stratified Structure Solver

    11 Sep 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jiarui Kang, Xufeng Wang, Peter Bermel, Chang Liu

    S4 is a frequency domain code to solve layered periodic structures. Internally, it uses Rigorous Coupled Wave Analysis (RCWA; also called the Fourier Modal Method (FMM)) and the S-matrix algorithm.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/s4sim

  17. PHYS 620 Lecture 5: Diamond and Zincblende Semiconductors: Band Structure

    26 Mar 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16824

  18. PHYS 620 Lecture 7: Effective-Mass Theory, Landau Levels and Franz-Keldysh Oscillations

    19 Mar 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16826

  19. PHYS 620 Lecture 10: Excitons I

    07 Mar 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16829

  20. PHYS 620 Lecture 6: Valence Band: Spin-Orbit Coupling and Stress Effects

    25 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16825

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