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ABACUS is a collection of tools for the teaching fundamental concepts of semiconductor devices. These concepts typically include lattices, crystal structure, bandstructure, band models, carrier distributions, drift, diffusion, pn junctions, solar cells, light-emitting diodes (LED), bipolar junction transistors (BJT), metal-oxide semiconductor capacitors (MOScap), and multi-acronym-device field effect transistors (madFETs).

ABACUS is the key element in the Tool-Powered Curriculum on Semiconductor Device Education.

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  1. Tunneling Through Triangular Barrier: an Exercise for PCPBT

    23 Jul 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    This exercise teaches the users that a very good result can be obtained when the triangular barrier is approximated with 11 segment piece-wise constant potential barrier...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5102

  2. simulation does not give any result

    Closed | Responses: 0

    I simulated a n-type mosfet with following settings: device type mosfet n-type gaussian S/D doping density

    source/drain length: 50nm source/drain nodes: 15
    channel length: 35 http://nanohub.org/answers/question/771

  3. ABACUS Exercise: Carriers Distribution vs. Energy

    20 Jul 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    The objective of this problem is to teach the students how the occupancy function changes with temperature, therefore affecting the population of available energy states in the conduction and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9356

  4. ABACUS Exercise: Conductivity and Carrier Concentration

    20 Jul 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    The objective of the first problem is to teach the students how to calculate carrier conductivity in a bulk semiconductor material. The objective of the second problem is to calculate the electron...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9359

  5. ABACUS Exercise: Crystal Lattices and Miler Indices

    20 Jul 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    The objective of these assignments is to teach the students about crystal lattices and Miler indices for planes and directions.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9361

  6. ABACUS: Test for BJT lab Tool

    06 Oct 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    The objective of this test is to give an idea to a self-learning student or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9834

  7. ABACUS: Test for Crystal Viewer Tool

    05 Aug 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    The objective of this test is to give an idea to a self-learning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9456

  8. ABACUS: Test for MOSFET Tool

    18 Oct 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    The objective of this test is to give an idea to a self-learning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9882

  9. ABACUS—Introduction to Semiconductor Devices

    When we hear the term semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic component in all of the electronic devices we use in...

    http://nanohub.org/wiki/EduSemiconductor

  10. Band Structure Lab Demonstration: Bulk Strain

    12 Jun 2009 | Animations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    This video shows an electronic structure calculation of bulk Si using Band Structure Lab. Several powerful features of this tool are demonstrated.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6815

  11. Band Structure Lab Learning Materials

    By completing the Bandstructure Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able to understand a) the concept of carriers...

    http://nanohub.org/wiki/BSLPage

  12. Basic operation of a PN diode - Theoretical exercise

    02 Aug 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    These exercises help the students better understand the operation of conventional, p+n and short diode.www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5177

  13. BJT - Simulation Exercise

    03 Aug 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    This simulation exercise teaches the students the operation of BJT transistor, what is current gain and how one extracts current gain from the Gummel plot. It also provides output device...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5199

  14. BJT - Theoretical Exercise

    03 Aug 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5193

  15. BJT Lab

    06 Feb 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Abhijeet Paul, Gerhard Klimeck, Dragica Vasileska, Gloria Wahyu Budiman

    This tool simulates a Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) using a 2D mesh. Powered by PADRE.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/bjt

  16. BJT Lab - Amplifier

    31 Jan 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra

    This real life problem designs and calculates the AC amplification ratio for a Common-Emitter configuration npn type BJT.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10685

  17. BJT Lab Learning Materials

    By completing the BJT Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able to understand a) BJT (Bipolar Junction Transistor)...

    http://nanohub.org/wiki/BJTLabPage

  18. BJT Lab Worked Out Problem 1

    01 Feb 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra

    This sample worked out problem analyzes the output characteristic curves of an npn BJT transistor and extracts the relevant parameters.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10732

  19. BJT Lab Worked Out Problem 2

    02 Feb 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra

    This sample worked out problem simulated a pnp type BJT in Common Base configuration and calculates AC and DC amplification ratios.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10748

  20. BJT Operation Description

    18 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

    This set of powerpoint slides is ment for undergraduate and first year graduate students and describe the basic principles of operation of Bipolar Junction Transistor.www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5083

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