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PHONON SCHOOL LECTURES (with links to slides)

Monday, May 21
Measurements of thermal transport at the nanoscale using kHz and ultrafast thermal waves: the 3w method and time-domain thermoreflectance   (Plenary talk)
David G. Cahill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Thermal transport in group-IV nanostructures and superlattices based on the Boltzmann transport equation
Zlatan Aksamija, University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA

Continuum Models of Phonons in Nanostructures

Michael A. Stroscio and Mitra Dutta, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Theory of phonon transport in nanocomposite materials
G. P. Srivastava, University of Exeter, UK
Phonons in Nanoelectronics  (Plenary talk)
Kenneth E. Goodson, Stanford University, USA

Monte Carlo Simulation of Phonon Transport
Edwin B. Ramayya, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Self-Heating Effects in SOI Devices and GaN HEMTs
Dragica Vasileska, Arizona State University, USA
Tuesday, May 22
Thermal Transport in Graphene and other Two-Dimensional Systems  (Plenary talk)
Li Shi, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Molecular Dynamics for Thermal Transport Simulations in Solid Materials
Jennifer Lukes, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Thermal transport from first-principles
Keivan Esfarjani, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
First-principles quantum transport modeling of thermoelectricity in nanowires and single-molecule nanojunctions
Branislav Nikolic, University of Delaware, USA

An Introduction to First Principles Thermal Transport
Derek Stewart, Cornell University, USA
Phonon Transport Across Interfaces
Timothy Fisher, Purdue University, USA