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  1. Atomistic Material Science

    03 Nov 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This course introduces first principles electronic structure calculations of materials properties and the concept of molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of materials focusing on the physics and...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11916

  2. Thermal Transport Across Interfaces

    23 Aug 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher

    These lectures provide a theoretical development of the transport of thermal energy by conduction in nanomaterials, in which material interfaces typically dominate transport. The physical nature...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11876

  3. Solar Cell Fundamentals

    19 Aug 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, J. L. Gray, Muhammad A. Alam

    The modern solar cell was invented at Bell Labs in 1954 and is currently receiving renewed attention as a potential contribution to addressing the world's energy challenge. This set of five...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11888

  4. Near-Equilibrium Transport: Fundamentals and Applications

    28 Jul 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Engineers and scientists working on electronic materials and devices need a working knowledge of "near-equilibrium" (also called "linear" or "low-field") transport. The term "working knowledge"...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11763

  5. Tutorial 4: Far-From-Equilibrium Quantum Transport

    29 Mar 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    These lectures focus on the application of the theories using the nanoelectronic modeling tools NEMO 1- D, NEMO 3-D, and OMEN to realistically extended devices. Topics to be covered are realistic...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11042

  6. Tutorial 3: Materials Simulation by First-Principles Density Functional Theory

    14 Sep 2010 | Courses | Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare

    This two-part lecture will provide an introduction to first-principles density functional theory based methods for simulation of materials, with a focus on determination of interatomic force...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/9716

  7. Nanoelectronic Devices, With an Introduction to Spintronics

    09 Sep 2010 | Courses | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom

        Nanoelectronic devices are at the heart of today's powerful computers and are also of great interest for many emerging applications including...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/9363

  8. Colloquium on Graphene Physics and Devices

    22 Sep 2009 | Courses | Contributor(s): Joerg Appenzeller, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom

    This short course introduces students to graphene as a fascinating research topic as well as to develop their skill in problem solving using the tools and techniques of electronics from the bottom up.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/7180

  9. Nanostructured Electronic Devices: Percolation and Reliability

    17 Sep 2009 | Courses | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    In this series of lectures introduces a simple theoretical framework for treating randomness and variability in emerging nanostructured electronic devices for wide ranging applications – all...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/7168