
Illinois ECE 440: Photodiodes Homework
28 Jan 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Mohamed Mohamed
This homework covers Current and Voltage in an Illuminated Junction, Solar Cells, and PN Junction Simulation.
http://nanohub.org/resources/8276

Illinois ECE 440: PN Junction Homework
28 Jan 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Mohamed Mohamed
This homework covers PN junctions in equilibrium, contact potential, and Space Charge at a Junction.
http://nanohub.org/resources/8274

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.
http://nanohub.org/resources/8300

Nanoelectronic Modeling: From Quantum Mechanics and Atoms to Realistic Devices
25 Jan 2010  Courses  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
The goal of this series of lectures is to explain the critical concepts in the understanding of the stateoftheart modeling of nanoelectronic devices such as resonant tunneling diodes, quantum...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8086

Simulation of laser devices with ActiveMedia nanophotonics tool (ACME NPDS)
This tutorial is intended to demonstrate how to build a device and analyze its optical properties and lasing behavior.
http://nanohub.org/wiki/SimulationoflaserdeviceswithActiveMediananophotonicstoolACMENPDS

Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 25: Nanomaterials and Devices for Solar Energy
29 Dec 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Nanomaterials and Devices for Solar Energy
Topics:
Approaches: Breathing Membrane
Continuous Operation
Fuel Cell Water Management
ElectroKinetic Nanobattery
EDL Capacitators
Laminar...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8082

Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 23: Nanomaterials and Devices for Energy Conversion I
28 Dec 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Nanomaterials and Devices for Energy Conversion
Topics:
Overview of Actuators at Nanoscale
Electrostatic Actuators
PiezoActuators
Surface Acoustic Wave Motors
Actuator...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8078

Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 24: Nanomaterials and Devices for Energy Conversion II
28 Dec 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Nanomaterials and Devices for Energy Conversion II
Topics:
Electrochemistry  Energy Storage
Nonlinear Diffusion Effect in Electrochemistry
Architecture of 3D batteries
Nanomaterials...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8080

Molecular Sensors for MEMS
10 Dec 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): John P. Sullivan
This seminar will cover the issues involved in using molecular sensors in MEMS and their application to microchannels, supersonic micronozzles, microjet impingement, microturbines and unsteady...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7998

Taxonomy of spintronics (a zoo of devices)
01 Dec 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Dmitri Nikonov, George Bourianoff
The presentation deals with classification of logic devices based on electron spin as a computational variable. Requirements for logic devices are reviewed. Specifically we focus on a)...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1940

Optical BioMEMS Microfluidic Technologies for HandHeld, PointofCare, Medical Devices
23 Nov 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): James Leary
Portable, pointofcare, medical diagnostic devices could provide an important new component in more costeffective healthcare delivery. Rapid measurements of blood samples during an examination...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7873

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 20: PN 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 UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/7690

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 19: Current Flow in PN Diode
28 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Last time, we talked about unbiased pn junction.
Today: biased (Vext ≠ 0) pn junction & current flow
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/7677

Lecture 6: 3D Nets in a 3D World: Bulk Heterostructure Solar Cells
27 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Introduction:
definitions
and
review
Reaction
diffusion
in
fractal
volumes
Carrier
transport
in
BH
solar
cells
All
phase
transitions...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7174

Lecture 5: 2D Nets in a 3D World: Basics of Nanobiosensors and Fractal Antennae
27 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Background:
A
different
type
of
transport
problem
Example:
Classical
biosensors
Fractal
dimension
and
cantor
transform
Example:
fractal...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7173

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 18: PN Diode Electrostatics
22 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Last time, we talked about pn junction builtin voltage V¬0.
Today: more about pn electrostatics.
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/7612

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 1617: Diffusion
22 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
So far:
• Energy bands, Doping, Fermi levels
• Drift (~n*v), diffusion (~dn/dx)
• Einstein relationship (D/μ = kT/q)
• “Boring” semiconductor resistors (either n or...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7605

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 1415: Diffusion with Recombination
08 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
• Diffusion with recombination
• The diffusion length (distance until they recombine)
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/7553

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 13: Diffusion
02 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
ECE 440: Lecture 13
Diffusion Current
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/7502

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 12: QuasiFermi Levels; Photoconductivity
30 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/6104