
2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up
18 Jan 2011 
Electronics from the Bottom Up seeks to bring a new perspective to electronic devices – one that is designed to help realize the opportunities that nanotechnology presents.

2011 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up
20 Jul 2011 
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A Gentle Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
13 Feb 2006   Contributor(s):: Mark Ratner
While the Greek root nano just means dwarf, the nanoscale has become a giant focus of contemporary science and technology. We will examine the fundamental issues underlying the excitement involved in nanoscale research  what, why and how. Specific topics include assembly, properties,...

Additional Tutorials on Selected Topics in Nanotechnology
23 Mar 2011   Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck, Umesh V. Waghmare, Timothy S Fisher, N. S. Vidhyadhiraja
Select tutorials in nanotechnology, a part of the 2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up.

An Experimentalists’ Perspective
19 Dec 2007   Contributor(s):: Arunava Majumdar
This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the oneday forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of computational science and engineering.

Atomistic Green's Function Method 1D Atomic Chain Simulation
16 Apr 2007   Contributor(s):: Zhen Huang, Wei Zhang, Timothy S Fisher, Sridhar Sadasivam
Calculation of Thermal Conductance of an Atomic Chain

BNC Annual Research Review: An Introduction to PRISM and MEMS Simulation
04 Jun 2008   Contributor(s):: Jayathi Murthy
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 upcoming year.

BNC Annual Research Symposium: Nanoscale Energy Conversion
23 Apr 2007   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 upcoming year.

CMOSNano Hybrid Technology: a nanoFPGArelated study
04 Apr 2007   Contributor(s):: Wei Wang
Dr. Wei Wang received his PhD degree in 2002 from Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada, in Electrical and Computer Engineering. From 2002 to 2004, he was an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada....

E304 L7.2.2: Nanoscale Heat Transfer  Application: Thermoelectric Generators
06 May 2016   Contributor(s):: Mehmet Cevdet Ozturk

ECE 595E Lecture 18: FEM for Thermal Transport
01 Mar 2013   Contributor(s):: Peter Bermel
Outline:Recap from MondayThermal transfer overviewConvectionConductionRadiative transfer

Electron Emission from Nanoscale Carbon Materials
15 May 2007   Contributor(s):: Timothy S Fisher
Prior studies on electron emission show possibly beneficial effects ofnanoscale phenomena on energyconversion characteristics. For example,recent work has shown that the electric field around a nanoscale fieldemission device can increase the average energy of emitted electrons. Weconsider here...

Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L1: Introduction
04 Jan 2017   Contributor(s):: Alan McGaughey, Xiulin Ruan
Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L2: MD Simulation, Green Kubo, Direct Method
04 Jan 2017   Contributor(s):: Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey
Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L3: Harmonic Lattice Dynamics, Spectral Methods
04 Jan 2017   Contributor(s):: Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey
Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L4: Anharmonic Lattice dynamics, First Principles
04 Jan 2017   Contributor(s):: Alan McGaughey, Xiulin Ruan
Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L6: PhononElectron Coupling and Nonequilibrium
04 Jan 2017   Contributor(s):: Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey
Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.

Heat Transfer across Solid Contacts Enhanced with Nanomaterials
11 Feb 2008   Contributor(s):: Timothy S Fisher
This presentation will describe thermal transport processes at solidsolid material interfaces. An overview of applications in the electronics industry will serve to motivate the subject, and then the basic diffusive constriction theory will be developed. The addition of carbon nanotube arrays...

Heat Under the Microscope:
Uncovering the Microscopic Processes that Govern
Thermal Transport
04 Oct 2016   Contributor(s):: Austin Minnich
n this talk, I will describe our efforts to uncover the microscopic processes that govern thermal transport by phonons. In particular, I will describe how our advances in computation and experiment have enabled the first direct measurements of thermal phonon transmission coefficients at solid...

Highly Efficient Thermal Transport: The Application of Carbon Nanotube Array Interfaces
01 Feb 2007   Contributor(s):: Baratunde A. Cola
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have received much attention in recent years for their extraordinary properties that through careful engineering may be leverage for the development of numerous advantageous applications. However, to date, only few CNT based applications exist in the market place. So when...