
Real space firstprinciples semiempirical pseudopotentials for Fe/MgO/Fe
03 Dec 2008   Contributor(s):: Kirk Bevan
A set of semiempirical pseudopotentials for the atomistic modeling of Fe/MgO/Fe tunnel junctions. See the attached document for a full description of their derivation and the modeling approach.Document Abstract:We present a real space density functional theory (DFT) localized basis set...

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 1 Introduction
26 Nov 2008   Contributor(s):: Eric Pop
Introduction to Solid State Electronic Devices

ECE 606 Lecture 32: MOS Electrostatics I
19 Nov 2008   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam

ECE 606 Lecture 26: Schottky Diode II
19 Nov 2008   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam

ECE 612 Lecture 20: Broad Overview of Reliability of Semiconductor MOSFET
14 Nov 2008   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Guest lecturer: Muhammad A. Alam.

ECE 606: Principles of Semiconductor Devices
12 Nov 2008   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
In the last 50 years, solid state devices like transistors have evolved from an interesting laboratory experiment to a technology with applications in all aspects of modern life. Making transistors is a complex process that requires unprecedented collaboration among material scientists, solid...

Thermoelectric Power Factor Calculator for Nanocrystalline Composites
18 Oct 2008   Contributor(s):: Terence Musho, Greg Walker
Quantum Simulation of the Seebeck Coefficient and Electrical Conductivity in a 2D Nanocrystalline Composite Structure using NonEquilibrium Green's Functions

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 3: Energy Bands, Carrier Statistics, Drift
19 Aug 2008   Contributor(s):: Eric Pop
Discussion of scaleReview of atomic structureIntroduction to energy band model

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 4: Energy Bands, Carrier Statistics, Drift
19 Aug 2008   Contributor(s):: Eric Pop
Energy Bands and CarriersBand gaps (lattice and temperature dependence)Band curvatureCarrier effective mass

Illinois ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
18 Aug 2008   Contributor(s):: Eric Pop
The goals of this course are to give the student an understanding of the elements of semiconductor physics and principles of semiconductor devices that (a) constitute the foundation required for an electrical engineering major to take followon courses, and (b) represent the essential basic...

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 2: Crystal Lattices
14 Aug 2008   Contributor(s):: Eric Pop
Crystal Lattices:Periodic arrangement of atomsRepeated unit cells (solidstate)Stuffing atoms into unit cellsDiamond (Si) and zinc blende (GaAs)crystal structuresCrystal planesCalculating densities