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  1. ECE 606 Lecture 6: Energy Bands (continued)

    04 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    Outline:

    • Properties of electronic bands
    • E-k diagram and constant energy surfaces
    • Conclusions
    R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, Addison-Wesley, 1987, Chapter 3 (pages...

  2. ECE 606 Lecture 5: Energy Bands

    04 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    Outline:

    • Schrodinger equation in periodic U(x)
    • Bloch theorem
    • Band structure
    • Properties of electronic bands
    • Conclusions
    R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI,...

  3. ECE 606 Lecture 4: Solution of Schrodinger Equation

    04 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    Outline:

    • Time-independent Schrodinger Equation
    • Analytical solution of toy problems
    • Bound vs. tunneling states
    • Conclusions
    • Additional Notes: Numerical solution of Schrodinger Equation
    R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor...

  4. ECE 606 Lecture 3: Elements of Quantum Mechanics

    28 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    Outline:

    • Why do we need quantum physics
    • Quantum concepts
    • Formulation of quantum mechanics
    • Conclusions
    R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, Addison-Wesley, 1987,...

  5. ECE 606 Lecture 2: Geometry of Periodic Crystals

    28 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    Outline:

    • Volume & surface issues for BCC, FCC, Cubic lattices
    • Important material systems
    • Miller indices
    • Conclusions

    Helpful software tool: Crystal Viewer in the ABACUS...

  6. ECE 612 Lecture 16: MOSFET Leakage

    31 Oct 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:1) MOSFET leakage components,2) Band to band tunneling,3) Gate-induced drain leakage,4) Gate leakage,5) Scaling and ITRS,6) Summary.

  7. MPI for the Next Generation of Supercomputing

    05 Dec 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Andrew Lumsdaine

    Despite premature rumours of its demise, MPI continues to be the de facto standard for high-performance parallel computing. Nonetheless, supercomputing software and the high-end ecosystem continue to advance, creating challenges to several aspects of MPI. In this talk we will review the design...

  8. a TCAD Lab

    29 Oct 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Dragica Vasileska

    An Assembly of TCAD tools for circuit, device, and process simulation

  9. Notes on Fermi-Dirac Integrals (3rd Edition)

    23 Sep 2008 | Papers | Contributor(s): Raseong Kim, Mark Lundstrom

    Fermi-Dirac integrals appear frequently in semiconductor problems, so an understanding of their properties is essential. The purpose of these notes is to collect in one place, some basic information about Fermi-Dirac integrals and their properties. We also present Matlab functions (in a zipped...

  10. Illinois MATSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 3 Part 3: Crystallographic Points, Directions, and Planes

    22 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh

    Crystallographic Points, Directions, and PlanesIssues to Address...How to define points, directions, planes, as well aslinear, planar, and volume densitiesDefine basic terms and give examples of each: Points (atomic positions) Vectors (defines a particular direction - plane normal) Miller...

  11. ECE 495N Lecture 7: Quantum Capacitance/Shrödinger's Equation

    17 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

  12. Effect of Doping on Semiconductors

    10 Sep 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli, Nahil Sobh, Mohamed Mohamed

    effects of doping in bulk silicon.

  13. ECE 495N Lecture 6: Quantitative Model for Nanodevices III

    12 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

  14. ECE 612 Lecture 5: MOSFET IV: Square law and bulk charge

    07 Oct 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: 1) Introduction,2) Square law theory,3) PN junction effects on MOSFETs,4) Bulk charge theory (exact),5) Summary.

  15. ECE 612 Lecture 3: MOS Capacitors

    09 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: 1) Short review,2) Gate voltage / surface potential relation,3) The flatbandvoltage,4) MOS capacitance vs. voltage, 5) Gate voltage and inversion layer charge.

  16. ECE 495N Lecture 4: Quantitative Model for Nanodevices I

    10 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

  17. ECE 495N Lecture 3: Importance of Electrostatics

    10 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

  18. OMEN Nanowire

    02 Sep 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): SungGeun Kim, Mathieu Luisier, Benjamin P Haley, Abhijeet Paul, Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck

    Full-band 3D quantum transport simulation in nanowire structure

  19. Nanoelectronics and the meaning of resistance: Course Handout and Exercises

    02 Sep 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    Handout with reference list, MATLAB scripts and exercise problems.

  20. ECE 495N Lecture 2: Quantum of Conductance

    02 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

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