2D Full-band Monte Carlo (MOCA) Simulation for SOI-Based Device Structures

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Published on 28 Mar 2007, unpublished on 19 Mar 2009 All versions



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MOCA is a full-band Monte Carlo Simulator code developed at the University of Illinois. This version is suitable for 2D simulation of silicon devices. Quantum correction approach to account for size quantization in narrow channels has been adopted.


Computational Electronics Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. This work was funded by NSF.


  • Monte Carlo Device Simulation: Full Band and Beyond by Karl Hess, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1991.
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      1. B. Winstead and U. Ravaioli, “A quantum correction based on Schrodinger equation applied to Monte Carlo device simulation,” IEEE Trans. Electron Devices, vol. 50, pp. 440–446, Feb., 2003.
      2. G. Kathawala, M. Mohamed, and U. Ravaioli, “Comparison of Double-Gate MOSFETs and FinFETs with Monte Carlo Simulation “, Journal of Computational Electronics, Vol. 2, pp. 85-89, 2004.
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    1. microelectronics
    2. Monte Carlo
    3. transport/Boltzmann
    4. quantum
    5. nanoelectronics
    6. nanoelectronics
    7. microelectronics
    8. Monte Carlo
    9. quantum
    10. transport/Boltzmann
    11. SOI devices
    12. MOSFET
    13. MOS capacitors
    14. MOS