
ABACUS  Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors
08 Aug 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Onestopshop for teaching semiconductor device education
http://nanohub.org/resources/abacus

ABACUS Exercise: Bandstructure – KronigPenney Model and TightBinding Exercise
20 Jul 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this exercise is to start with the simple KronigPenney model and understand formations of bands and gaps in the dispersion relation that describes the motion of carriers in 1D...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9372

Comparison of PCPBT Lab and Periodic Potential Lab
10 Aug 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Abhijeet Paul, Samarth Agarwal, Gerhard Klimeck, Junzhe Geng
This small presentation provides information about the comparison performed for quantum wells made of GaAs and InAs in two different tools. This has been done to benchmark the results from...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7201

ME 597 Lecture 2: Electron States in SolidsDensity of States
09 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger
Note: This lecture has been revised since its original presentation.
Topics:
Electron States in Solids – Bloch Functions
KronigPenney Model
Density of States
http://nanohub.org/resources/7343

Nanoelectronic Modeling Lecture 14: Open 1D Systems  Formation of Bandstructure
27 Jan 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Dragica Vasileska
The infinite periodic structure Kroenig Penney model is often used to introduce students to the concept of bandstructure formation. It is analytically solvable for linear potentials and shows...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8197

Periodic Potential Lab
28 Jan 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Abhijeet Paul, Junzhe Geng, Gerhard Klimeck
Solve the time independent schrodinger eqn. for arbitrary periodic potentials
http://nanohub.org/resources/kronig_penney

Periodic Potential Lab Demonstration: Standard KroenigPenney Model
11 Jun 2009  Animations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Benjamin P Haley
This video shows the simulation of a 1D square well using the Periodic Potential Lab. The calculated output includes plots of the allowed energybands, a table of the band edges and band gaps,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/6839

Periodic Potential Lab Worked Examples
11 Apr 2011  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): SungGeun Kim, Abhijeet Paul, Gerhard Klimeck, Lynn Zentner, Benjamin P Haley
Worked Examples for Periodic Potential Lab
http://nanohub.org/resources/11125

Periodic Potential Lab: FirstTime User Guide
07 Jun 2009  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Abhijeet Paul, Benjamin P Haley, Gerhard Klimeck, SungGeun Kim, Lynn Zentner
This document provides guidance to firsttime users of the Periodic Potential Lab tool. It offers basic information about solutions to the Schröedinger Equation in case of periodic potential...
http://nanohub.org/resources/6855

Periodic Potentials and the KronigPenney Model
02 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
This material describes the derivation of the KronigPenney model for deltafunction periodic potentials.
http://nanohub.org/resources/4847

Periodic Potentials Exercise
16 Jun 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Parijat Sengupta, Dragica Vasileska
In this exercise, various calculations of the electronic band structure of a onedimensional crystal are performed with the KronigPenney (KP) model. This model has an analytical solution and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9195

Semiconductor Device Education Material
28 Jan 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This page has moved to "a Wiki page format"
When we hear the words, semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic...
http://nanohub.org/resources/edu_semi

Slides: KronigPenney Model Explained
09 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF
http://nanohub.org/resources/4959