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The non-equilibrium Greens function (NEGF) formalism provides a powerful conceptual and computational framework for treating quantum transport in nanodevices. It goes beyond the Landauer approach for ballistic, non-interacting electronics to include inelastic scattering and strong correlation effects at an atomistic level.
Check out Supriyo Datta's NEGF page for more information, or browse through the various resources listed below.
A Top-Down Introduction to the NEGF Approach
4.5 out of 5 stars
14 Jun 2004 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Atomistic Modeling of Nano Devices: From Qubits to Transistors
13 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rajib Rahman
In this talk, I will describe such a framework that can capture complex interactions ranging from exchange and spin-orbit-valley coupling in spin qubits to non-equilibrium charge transport in...
Bandstructure in Nanoelectronics
5.0 out of 5 stars
01 Nov 2005 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation will highlight, for nanoelectronic device examples, how the effective mass approximation breaks down and why the quantum mechanical nature of the atomically resolved material...
BNC Annual Research Symposium: Nanoscale Energy Conversion
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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...
Can numerical “experiments” INSPIRE physical experiments?
20 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum,
"Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad
set of experts to reflect on the future of...
30 Nov 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
A short overview of this series of four lectures is given.
CQT Lecture 1: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon
Objective: To illustrate the subtle interplay of
dynamics and thermodynamicsthat distinguishes transport physics.
CQT Lecture 2: Electrical Resistance - A Simple Model
To introduce a simple quantitative
model for describing current flow in nanoscalestructures and relate it to
well-known large scale properties like Ohm’s Law.
CQT Lecture 3: Probabilities, Wavefunctions and Green Functions
Objective: To extend the simple model from Lecture 2
into the full-blown model combines the NEGF (Non-Equilibrium
Green Function) method with the Landauer approach.
CQT Lecture 4: Coulomb blockade and Fock space
To illustrate the limitations of the model
described in Lectures 2, 3 and introduce a completely different approach based on
the concept of Fock space.
I believe this will be a...
ECE 495N Lecture 33: Non-Equilibrium Green's Function (NEGF) Method
04 Dec 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
ECE 495N Lecture 34: NEGF Continued I
10 Dec 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
ECE 495N Lecture 35: NEGF Continued II
ECE 659 Lecture 18: NEGF Equations
03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
ECE 659 Lecture 36: Law of Equilibrium
01 May 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
ECE 659 Lecture 38.0: Correlations and Entanglement
04 May 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
This lecture is from the series of lectures
Nanoelectronics and the Meaning of Resistance.
ECE 659 Lecture 42: Summing Up
ECET 499N Lecture 5a: Nanoelectronics III - Datta Lecture Review
19 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Helen McNally
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.
Exploring Electron Transfer with Density Functional Theory
11 Jun 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Troy Van Voorhis
This talk will highlight several illustrative applications of constrained density functional
theory (DFT) to electron transfer dynamics in electronic materials. The kinetics of these