
ECE 606 Lecture 6: Energy Bands (continued)
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Properties of electronic bandsEk diagram and constant energy surfacesConclusionsR. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, AddisonWesley, 1987, Chapter 3 (pages 6370)

ECE 606 Lecture 5: Energy Bands
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Schrodinger equation in periodic U(x)Bloch theoremBand structureProperties of electronic bandsConclusionsR. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, AddisonWesley, 1987, Chapter 3 (pages 5162)

ECE 606 Lecture 4: Solution of Schrodinger Equation
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Timeindependent Schrodinger EquationAnalytical solution of toy problemsBound vs. tunneling statesConclusionsAdditional Notes: Numerical solution of Schrodinger EquationR. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, AddisonWesley,...

ECE 606 Lecture 3: Elements of Quantum Mechanics
28 Jan 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Why do we need quantum physicsQuantum conceptsFormulation of quantum mechanicsConclusionsR. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, AddisonWesley, 1987, Chapter 1 (pages 2332)

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 latticesImportant material systemsMiller indices ConclusionsHelpful software tool: Crystal Viewer in the ABACUS tool suite.R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices, Volume VI, AddisonWesley,...

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) Gateinduced drain leakage,4) Gate leakage,5) Scaling and ITRS,6) Summary.

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 highperformance parallel computing. Nonetheless, supercomputing software and the highend ecosystem continue to advance, creating challenges to several aspects of MPI. In this talk we will review the design...

a TCAD Lab
29 Oct 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Dragica Vasileska
An Assembly of TCAD tools for circuit, device, and process simulation

Notes on FermiDirac Integrals (3rd Edition)
23 Sep 2008  Papers  Contributor(s): Raseong Kim, Mark Lundstrom
FermiDirac 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 FermiDirac integrals and their properties. We also present Matlab functions (in a zipped...

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...

ECE 495N Lecture 7: Quantum Capacitance/Shrödinger's Equation
17 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

Effect of Doping on Semiconductors
10 Sep 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli, Nahil Sobh, Mohamed Mohamed
effects of doping in bulk silicon.

ECE 495N Lecture 6: Quantitative Model for Nanodevices III
12 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

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.

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.

ECE 495N Lecture 4: Quantitative Model for Nanodevices I
10 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

ECE 495N Lecture 3: Importance of Electrostatics
10 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

OMEN Nanowire
02 Sep 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): SungGeun Kim, Mathieu Luisier, Benjamin P Haley, Abhijeet Paul, Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck
Fullband 3D quantum transport simulation in nanowire structure

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.

ECE 495N Lecture 2: Quantum of Conductance
02 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta