
ECE 606 Lecture 13a: Fermi Level Differences for Metals and Semiconductors
16 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Short chalkboard lecture on Fermi level and band diagram differences for metals and semiconductors.
http://nanohub.org/resources/6288

ECE 606 Lecture 9: FermiDirac Statistics
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Rules of filling electronic states
Derivation of FermiDirac Statistics: three techniques
Intrinsic carrier concentration
Conclusion
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5785

ECE 606 Lecture 8: Density of States
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Calculation of density of states
Density of states for specific materials
Characterization of Effective Mass
Conclusions
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals",...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5784

ECE 606 Lecture 7: Energy Bands in Real Crystals
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Ek diagram/constant energy surfaces in 3D solids
Characterization of Ek diagram: Bandgap
Characterization of Ek diagram: Effective Mass
Conclusions
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5782

ECE 606 Lecture 5: Energy Bands
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Schrodinger equation in periodic U(x)
Bloch theorem
Band structure
Properties of electronic bands
Conclusions
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5758

ECE 606 Lecture 6: Energy Bands (continued)
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Properties of electronic bands
Ek diagram and constant energy surfaces
Conclusions
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State Devices,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5780

ECE 606 Lecture 4: Solution of Schrodinger Equation
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Timeindependent Schrodinger Equation
Analytical solution of toy problems
Bound vs. tunneling states
Conclusions
Additional Notes: Numerical solution of Schrodinger Equation
R....
http://nanohub.org/resources/5756

ECE 606 Lecture 3: Elements of Quantum Mechanics
28 Jan 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Why do we need quantum physics
Quantum concepts
Formulation of quantum mechanics
Conclusions
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5754

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 lattices
Important material systems
Miller indices
Conclusions
Helpful software tool: Crystal Viewer in the ABACUS tool suite.
R....
http://nanohub.org/resources/5752

ECE 606 Lecture 1: Introduction
28 Jan 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Course information
Current flow in semiconductors
Types of material systems
Classification of crystals
http://nanohub.org/resources/5750

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 7: Temperature Dependence of Carrier Concentrations
30 Dec 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/6090

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 6: Doping, Fermi Level, Density of States
04 Dec 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop, Umair Irfan
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/6000

Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 1 Introduction
26 Nov 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Introduction to Solid State Electronic Devices
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/5950

ECE 606 Lecture 32: MOS Electrostatics I
19 Nov 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/5894

ECE 606 Lecture 26: Schottky Diode II
19 Nov 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/5830

ECE 612 Lecture 20: Broad Overview of Reliability of Semiconductor MOSFET
14 Nov 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Guest lecturer: Muhammad A. Alam.
http://nanohub.org/resources/5861

ECE 606: Principles of Semiconductor Devices
12 Nov 2008  Courses  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...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5749

PRISM Seminar Series
05 Nov 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Jayathi Murthy, Alejandro Strachan
Welcome to the PRISM Seminar Series.
PRIMS: NNSA Center for Prediction of Reliability, Integrity and Survivability of Microsystems, is a university center funded by the Department of Energy's...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5699

Lecture 1: Percolation in Electronic Devices
04 Nov 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Even a casual review of modern electronics quickly convinces everyone that randomness of geometrical parameters must play a key role in understanding the transport properties. Despite the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5697

From density functional theory to defect level in silicon: Does the “band gap problem” matter?
01 Oct 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter A. Schultz
Modeling the electrical effects of radiation damage in semiconductor devices requires a
detailed description of the properties of point defects generated during and subsequent to
irradiation....
http://nanohub.org/resources/5495