Discussion Session 1 (Lectures 1a, 1b and 2)

By Supriyo Datta

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

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MSEE B012, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


  1. nanoelectronics
  2. nanoelectronics, ncndev
  3. Summer School
  4. course lecture
  5. nanotransistor
  6. I-V curve
  7. III-IV materials
  8. density of states
  9. energy level
  10. number of modes
  11. conductance
  12. energy momentum relation
  13. chemical potential
  14. fermi level
  15. fermienergy
  16. elastic resistor model
  17. pn-junction