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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.

This text will be supplemented by several recommended books, placed on library reserve, as well as papers assigned in the weekly homework.


Students are required to complete weekly homework, due on the second session of each week. Each homework will include a reading assignment and some problems.

Activities percentages
Homework 50%
Two Midterms (15% each) 30%
One Final Project 20%
No Final Exam