Exercises

The exercise class will be used to discuss physical concepts, some computational examples and recent literature. You can find the problem sheets below.

23.10.2013 Exercises #1
30.10.2013 Exercises #2
06.11.2013 Exercises #3
20.11.2013 Exercises #4
27.11.2013 Exercises #5
04.12.2013 Exercises #6
11.12.2013  Exercises #7
18.12.2013 Exercises #8
08.01.2014 Exercises #9
15.01.2014 Exercises #10
22.01.2014 Exercises #11
29.01.2014 Exercises #12

Literature to be discussed in the exercises:

30.10.2013 Electronic structure of atomically resolved carbon nanotubes, Nature 391, 59 (1998)
06.11.2013 Molecular Diodes and Applications, Recent Patents on Nanotechnology 1, 51 (2007)
20.11.2013 Room-temperature transistor based on a single carbon nanotube, Nature 393, 49 (1998)
27.11.2013 Room-temperature Quantum Hall Effect in Graphene, Science 315, 1379 (2007)
04.12.2013 The signature of chemical valence in the electrical conduction through a single-atom contact, Nature 394, 154 (1998)
11.12.2013   Quantized conductance through individual rows of suspended gold atoms, Nature 395, 780 (1998)
18.12.2013  Aharonov-Bohm oscillations in carbon nanotubes, Nature 397, 673 (1997)
08.01.2014

Ohm's Law Survives to the Atomic Scale, Science 335, 64 (2012)

Ohm's Law in a Quantum World, Science 335, 45 (2012)

15.01.2014  Nanomechanical oscillations in a single-C60 transistor, Nature 407, 57 (2000) 
22.01.2014 Molecule cascades, Science 298, 1381 (2002)
29.01.2014 Real-Space Imaging of Two-Dimensional Antiferromagnetism on the Atomic Scale, Science 288, 1805 (2000)