ECET 499N Lecture 3: Nanoelectronics I

By Helen McNally

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

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  • Challenges and examples
  • Top down Processing
  • Bottoms Up Approach
  • A combination of Methods
  • Measurements


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