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Rode's Iterative Method

30 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

This set of handwritten notes is part of the Semiconductor Transport class.

Conductivity Calculation

Relaxation Time Approximation

Introduction to Boltzmann Transport Equation

Confined Carriers - Coulomb Scattering

Confined Carriers - Interface Roughness Scattering

Confined Carriers - Acoustic Phonon Scattering

Introductory Comments for Confined Carriers

These handwritten notes give introductory notes for confined carriers and are part of the Semiconductor Transport class.

Carrier-Carrier scattering

These handwritten notes are part of the semiconductor transport Class and describe carrier-carrier scattering.

Intervalley scattering

These handwritten notes describe intervalley scattering and are part of the Semiconductor Transport class.

Piezoelectric Scattering

This set of handwritten notes describes piezoelectric scattering and is part of the Semiconductor Transport class.

Polar optical phonon scattering

These handwritten lecture notes are part of the semiconductor transport class and describe polar optical phonon scattering derivation.

Non-polar optical phonon scattering

These handwritten notes are part of the Semiconductor Transport class and describe non-polar optical phonon scattering.

Deformation Potential Scattering

This set of lecture notes is part of the semiconductor transport class. This particular lecture gives the scattering rates for deformation potential scattering.

Time-Dependent Perturbation Theory and Variable Matrix Element

This set of handwritten notes is part of the semiconductor transport class. It gives the derivation of the Fermi's Golden Rule.

Lattice Dynamics

This set of handwritten notes is part of the semiconductor transport class. It describes lattice vibrations.

Quantum Theory of Electrons in Periodic Latices

This set of handwritten notes is part of the semiconductor transport class. It describes the Bloch theorem, electrons in a crystal and the concept of effective mass.

Review of Statistical Mechanics

This set of handwritten notes is part of the semiconductor transport class. It deals with the derivations of semiconductor statistics for bosons and fermions. It follows the approach of McKelvey.

General Concepts of Modeling Semiconductor Devices

27 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

This presentation is part of a series: Nanoelectronics and Modeling at the Nanoscale. It elucidates on the various methodologies needed for modeling semiconductor devices.

Physics of Current and Future Devices

This set of powerpoint slides is part of a series Nanoelectronics and Modeling at the Nanoscale. It gives a glimpse on effects that occur in current and future nanoscale devices that have to be properly captured with appropriate physical models.

Technology Trends as seen in Year 2011

24 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

In this presentations we discuss Nanotechnology Trends as seen in Year 2011.

Manual for the Generalized Bulk Monte Carlo Tool

24 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Raghuraj Hathwar, Dragica Vasileska

This manual describes the physics implemented behind the generalized bulk Monte Carlo tool.

Generalized Monte Carlo Presentation

20 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

This presentation goes along with the Bulk Monte Carlo tool on the nanoHUB that calculates transients and steady-state velocity-field characteristics of arbitrary materials such as Si, Ge, GaAs, GaN, SiC, etc. The tool employs a non-parabolic bandstructure.

Scattering rates of confined carriers

Scattering rates of acoustic phonon scattering and interface roughness are described for a case of 1D confinement.

Low-dimensional structures

This set of slides describes some general properties of low-dimensional systems and their applications in nanoelectronics.