Support Options

Submit a Support Ticket

Home TOPICS Lessons from Nanoscience

Lessons from Nanoscience

by Mark Lundstrom, Supriyo Datta


World Scientific Publishing Company: Lessons from Nanoscience

Click here for more titles in nanoscience from World Scientific Publishing Company.

Advisory Board: M. Ashraf Alam (Purdue), Marc Baldo (MIT), and Gang Chen (MIT)

Research in nanoscience is creating new possibilities for technology, but to realize these opportunities, students, engineers, and scientists will need a much broader understanding of science and technology than in the past. “Lessons from Nanoscience” aims to present new viewpoints that help understand, integrate, and apply recent developments in nanoscience while also using them to re-think old and familiar subjects. Although some of these viewpoints may not yet be in final form, we hope this series will provide a forum for them to evolve and develop into the textbooks of tomorrow. To help communicate across disciplines, the series aims to be accessible to anyone with a bachelor’s degree in the physical sciences or engineering.

* Series Foreword (73 KB, uploaded by Vicki Johnson 4 years 6 months ago)
* Information for Prospective Authors

Current Titles:

Supriyo Datta, Purdue University, Lessons from Nanoelectronics: A New Perspective on Transport.
Readers are encouraged to check the above link for information regarding the nanoHUB-U online course based on these notes and for gaining access to related video lectures, tutorials and discussions. They can also join a continuing discussion forum keyed to these lecture notes.

Mark S. Lundstrom and C. Jeong, Purdue University, Near-Equilibrium Transport: Fundamentals and Applications (Lectures)

Tim S. Fisher, Purdue University, Thermal Energy at the Nanoscale Preview Lectures

Ron Reifenberger, Purdue University, Fundamentals of Atomic Force Mircroscopy, Part I: Foundations

* Sample chapters from volumes in print are available here

* Online courses based on these volumes are available at nanoHUB-U

Forthcoming titles in the series:

Fall 2014: Alejandro Strachan, Purdue University, Atomistic View of Materials

Fall 2014: Avik Ghosh, University of Virginia, Nanoelectronics: A Molecular View

Spring 2015: Muhammad Alam, Purdue University, Nano-biosensors: Three Easy Pieces

Spring 2015: Mark Lundstrom, Purdue University, Essential Physics of Nanoscale Transistors

Fall 2015: Jaijeet Roychowdhury, Univ. of California Berkeley, Developing Simulation-Ready Compact Models

Fall 2015: Kaustav Banerjee, Univ. of California Santa Barbara, Circuit Design Perspectives: the NANO approach

Spring 2016: Tsu-Jae King Liu, Univ. of California Berkeley, Microdevices

Spring 2016: Zhen Chen and Chris Dames, Univ. of California Berkeley, Applied Thermal Measurements at the Nanoscale

Fall 2016: Tony Low, Univ. of Minnesota, 2D Materials Device Physics

Related on-line resources: Electronics from the Bottom Up

Visit for related online courses.

A partnership between:

ncn_nanohub_with nodes small.png and wspclogo.jpg

Created on , Last modified on, a resource for nanoscience and nanotechnology, is supported by the National Science Foundation and other funding agencies. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.