Tags: phonons

Description

In physics, a phonon is a quasiparticle characterized by the quantization of the modes of lattice vibrations of periodic, elastic crystal structures of solids. The study of phonons is an important part of solid state physics because phonons play a major role in many of the physical properties of solids, including a material's thermal and electrical conductivities.

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Resources (1-20 of 34)

  1. PHYS 620 Lecture 8: Phonons

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

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16827

  2. 1-D Chain Dispersions

    23 Sep 2011 | Tools | Contributor(s): Nicholas Roberts, Greg Walker

    1-D Chain of atoms, bases and layers to produce phonon dispersion

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1dchainmd

  3. CNT Mobility

    20 Jan 2010 | Tools | Contributor(s): Yang Zhao, Albert Liao, Eric Pop

    Simulate field effect carrier mobility in back-gated CNTFET devices at low field

    https://nanohub.org/resources/cntmob

  4. DFT calculations with Quantum ESPRESSO

    15 Jul 2010 | Tools | Contributor(s): Janam Jhaveri, Ravi Pramod Kumar Vedula, Alejandro Strachan, Benjamin P Haley

    DFT calculations of molecules and solids

    https://nanohub.org/resources/dftqe

  5. ECE 656 Lecture 23: Phonon Scattering I

    10 Nov 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: About phonons Electron-phonon coupling Energy-momentum conservation Summary

    https://nanohub.org/resources/7780

  6. ECE 656 Lecture 24: Phonon Scattering I

    09 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    This lecture should be viewed in the 2009 teaching ECE 656 Lecture 23: Phonon Scattering I

    https://nanohub.org/resources/12455

  7. ECE 656 Lecture 24: Phonon Scattering II

    13 Nov 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review Energy-momentum conservation Mathematical formulation Example Summary

    https://nanohub.org/resources/7806

  8. ECE 656 Lecture 25: Phonon Scattering II

    22 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review phonons electron-phonon coupling Energy-momentum conservation Mathematical formulation Example Summary

    https://nanohub.org/resources/12456

  9. ECE 656 Lecture 25: Phonon Scattering III

    13 Nov 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review POP and IV scattering Scattering in common semiconductors Electron-electron scattering Summary

    https://nanohub.org/resources/7813

  10. ECE 656 Lecture 26: Phonon Scattering III

    22 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review Example POP and IV scattering Scattering in common semiconductors Electron-electron scattering Summary

    https://nanohub.org/resources/12457

  11. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L1: Introduction

    04 Jan 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Alan McGaughey, Xiulin Ruan

    Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25501

  12. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L2: MD Simulation, Green Kubo, Direct Method

    04 Jan 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey

    Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25502

  13. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L3: Harmonic Lattice Dynamics, Spectral Methods

    04 Jan 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey

    Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25503

  14. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L4: Anharmonic Lattice dynamics, First Principles

    04 Jan 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Alan McGaughey, Xiulin Ruan

    Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25504

  15. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L5: Phonon-Boundary and Phonon-Defect Scattering

    04 Jan 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Alan McGaughey, Xiulin Ruan

    Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25505

  16. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L6: Phonon-Electron Coupling and Non-equilibrium

    04 Jan 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey

    Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25506

  17. Illinois ECE 598EP Lecture 8 - Hot Chips: Thermal Conductivity of Solids

    24 Jun 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop, Omar N Sobh

    Thermal Conductivity of Solids Topics: Kinetic Theory of Energy Transport Simple Kinetic Theory Assumptions Phonon MFP and Scattering Time Silicon Film Thermal Conductivity Silicon...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/6985

  18. Is dual gate device structure better from a thermal perspective?

    02 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Stephen M. Goodnick

    This presentation illustrates several points. First, it is shown that in nanoscale devices there is less degradation due to heating effects due to non-stationary nature of the carrier transport...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/5350

  19. Lecture 9: Introduction to Phonon Transport

    17 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    This lecture is an introduction to phonon transport. Key similarities and differences between electron and phonon transport are discussed.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11869

  20. Limits of Thermal Processes and their Implications on Efficient Energy Utilization

    27 Oct 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arunava Majumdar

    About 90 percent of the world’s energy use involves thermal processes – thermal engines to generate mechanical power; heating and cooling in buildings; heating involved in manufacturing of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/9898