Piece-Wise Constant Potential Barriers Tool: First-Time User Guide

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Abstract

This supporting document for the Piece-Wise Constant Potential Barriers Tool serves as a first-time user guide. Some basic ideas about quantum mechanical tunneling are introduced in addition to how device geometry influences tunneling probability. The transfer matrix and tight-binding formulations are also compared.

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Samarth Agarwal; Gerhard Klimeck (2009), "Piece-Wise Constant Potential Barriers Tool: First-Time User Guide," http://nanohub.org/resources/6794.

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  1. tool:abacus
  2. tool:pcpbt
  3. tool:aqme
  4. nanoelectronics
  5. First Time User Guide
  6. devices
  7. devices
  8. First Time User Guide
  9. tool:abacus
  10. tool:aqme
  11. tool:pcpbt