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Solar Cells Lecture 4: What is Different about Thin-Film Solar Cells?
29 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Thin film solar cells promise acceptable efficiency at low cost. This
tutorial examines the device physics of thin-film solar cells, which
generally require a different type of analysis...
Solar Cells Lecture 5: Organic Photovoltaics
Organic solar cells make use of low-cost organic polymers for
photovoltaics. Although these solar cells may appear to be quite
different from solar cells made with conventional,...
Solar Cell Fundamentals
19 Aug 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, J. L. Gray, Muhammad A. Alam
The modern solar cell was invented at Bell Labs in 1954 and is currently receiving renewed attention as a potential contribution to addressing the world's energy challenge. This set of five...
Physics of Current and Future Devices
27 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of powerpoint slides is part of a series Nanoelectronics and Modeling at the Nanoscale. It gives a glimpse on effects that occur in current and future nanoscale devices that have to be...
Lecture 7: On Reliability and Randomness in Electronic Devices
14 Apr 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Lecture 9: Breakdown in Thick Dielectrics
05 Apr 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Breakdown in gas dielectric and Paschen’s law
Spatial and temporal dynamics during breakdown
Breakdown in bulk oxides: puzzle
Theory of pre-existing defects: Thin oxides
Lecture 8: Mechanics of Defect Generation and Gate Dielectric Breakdown
10 Mar 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 22&23: P-N Junction Capacitance; Contacts
07 Mar 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 24: Narrow-base P-N Diode
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 25: Intro to BJT
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 26: Narrow-base BJT
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 27: BJT Gain
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 21: P-N Diode Breakdown
Semiconductor Device Theory Exercises
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17 Feb 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck, Mark Lundstrom
This collection of problems should help the students to better understand Semiconductor Device Physics on a fundamental and more complex level.
Crystal lattices and Miller indicies
Lecture 10: Interface Damage & Negative Bias Temperature Instability
02 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
NBTI interpreted by R-D model
The act of measurement and observed quantity
NBTI vs. Light-induced Degradation
Possibility of Degradation-free...
Illinois ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices Homework Assignments (Fall 2009)
28 Jan 2010 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mohamed Mohamed
Homework assignments for the Fall 2009 teaching of Illinois ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices.
Illinois Tools: Basic Bulk Silicon Transport Data at 300K
24 Nov 2009 | Tools | Contributor(s): Kyeong-hyun Park, Mohamed Mohamed, Nahil Sobh, Fawad Hassan
Calculations of doped bulk silicon transport data (new version release)
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 20: P-N Diode in Reverse Bias
18 Nov 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Recap diode (forward, zero, reverse) bias diagrams.
Recap some of the equations.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
2009 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up
22 Sep 2009 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom, Muhammad A. Alam, Joerg Appenzeller
The school will consist of two lectures in the morning on the Nanostructured Electronic Devices: Percolation and Reliability and an afternoon lecture on Graphene Physics and Devices. A hands on...
Colloquium on Graphene Physics and Devices
22 Sep 2009 | Courses | Contributor(s): Joerg Appenzeller, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom
This short course introduces students to graphene as a fascinating research topic as well as to develop their skill in problem solving using the tools and techniques of electronics from the bottom up.