MATLAB® software is required to run the .m files in this section.

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Each homework includes a writing assignment on an assigned paper and some problems. The problems are from the course textbook: Amazon logo Chen, Gang. Nanoscale Energy Transport and Conversion: A Parallel Treatment of Electrons, Molecules, Phonons, and Photons. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. ISBN: 9780195159424.

Homework # Supporting files
Homework 1 (PDF)
Homework 2 (PDF)
Homework 3 (PDF)
Homework 4 (PDF)
Homework 5 (PDF)
Homework 6 (PDF) Photon cavity (M)
Quantum dot (M)
Homework 7 (PDF)
Homework 8 (PDF)
Homework 9 (PDF)
Homework 10 (PDF)