Tags: nanoelectronics

Description

Progress in technology has brought microelectronics to the nanoscale, but nanoelectronics is not yet a well-defined engineering discipline with a coherent, experimentally verified, theoretical framework. The NCN has a vision for a new, 'bottom-up' approach to electronics, which involves: understanding electronic conduction at the atomistic level; formulating new simulation techniques; developing a new generation of software tools; and bringing this new understanding and perspective into the classroom. We address problems in atomistic phenomena, quantum transport, percolative transport in inhomogeneous media, reliability, and the connection of nanoelectronics to new problems such as biology, medicine, and energy. We work closely with experimentalists to understand nanoscale phenomena and to explore new device concepts. In the course of this work, we produce open source software tools and educational resources that we share with the community through the nanoHUB.

This page is a starting point for nanoHUB users interested in nanoelectronics. It lists key resources developed by the NCN Nanoelectronics team. The nanoHUB contains many more resources for nanoelectronics, and they can be located with the nanoHUB search function. To find all nanoelectronics resources, search for 'nanoelectronics.' To find those contributed by the NCN nanoelectronics team, search for 'NCNnanoelectronics.' More information on Nanoelectronics can be found here.

Online Presentations (1-20 of 900)

  1. Introduction to Compact Models and Circuit Simulation

    21 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jaijeet Roychowdhury

    With NEEDS introduction by Mark Lundstrom. This talk contains a brief introduction to Verilog-A and suggests some initial guidelines for writing Verilog-A versions of NEEDS models.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18678

  2. 15-Band Spectral Envelope Function Formalism Applied to Broken Gap Tunnel Field-Effect Transistors

    01 Nov 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Devin Verreck, Maarten Van de Put, Anne Verhulst, Bart Soree, G. Groeseneken, Ashish Dabral

    IWCE 2015 presentation.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/25133

  3. 2010 MNTL UIUC Symposium Lecture 1 - Milton Feng at 60 : The Metamorphosis of the Transistor into a Laser

    09 Aug 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nick Holonyak, Jr

    Nick Holonyak, Jr. (born November 3, 1928, in Zeigler, Illinois) invented the first visible LED in 1962 while working as a consulting scientist at a General Electric Company laboratory in...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9415

  4. 2010 MNTL UIUC Symposium Lecture 2 - Optoelectronics

    09 Aug 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Russell D. Dupuis

    Russell D. Dupuis earned all of his academic degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his bachelor’s degree with “Highest Honors-Bronze Tablet” in 1970. He...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9416

  5. 2010 MNTL UIUC Symposium Lecture 3 - Large Scale InP Photonic Integrated Circuits

    24 Aug 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Frederick A. Kish, Jr.

    Frederick A. Kish, Jr., Ph.D. is Vice President, PIC Development and Manufacturing for Infinera Corporation. From November 1999 to May 2001, Dr. Kish served as R&D and Manufacturing Development...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9417

  6. 2010 MNTL UIUC Symposium Lecture 4 - MicroElectronics

    09 Aug 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Shyh-Chiang Shen

    Dr. Shen received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering at the National Taiwan University in 1993 and 1995, respectively. He earned his Ph.D. in electrical engineering at the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9418

  7. 2010 MNTL UIUC Symposium Lecture 5 - Device Scaling

    24 Aug 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Peter Apostolakis

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9419

  8. 2011 NCN Summer School: Welcome and Introduction

    20 Jul 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    “Electronics from the Bottom Up” is an educational initiative designed to bring a new perspective to the field of nano device engineering. It is co-sponsored by the Intel Foundation and the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11704

  9. A 3D Quantum Simulation of Silicon Nanowire Field-Effect Transistors

    17 Jan 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mincheol Shin

    As the device size of the conventional planar metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistor (MOSFET) shrinks into the deep sub micron regime, the device performance significantly...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/983

  10. A Personal Quest for Information

    13 Apr 2004 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vwani P. Roychowdhury

    This talk will report results and conclusions from my personal investigations into several different disciplines, carried out with the unifying intent of uncovering some of the fundamental...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/155

  11. A Physical Model for Non-Ohmic Shunt Conduction and Metastability in Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells

    16 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sourabh Dongaonkar, Souvik Mahapatra, Karthik Yogendra, Muhammad Alam

    In this talk we develop a coherent physics based understanding of the shunt leakage problem in a-Si:H cells, and discuss its implications on cell and module level. Sourabh Dongaonkar is with...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11841

  12. A Primer on Quantum Computing

    18 Oct 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David D. Nolte

    Quantum computers would represent an exponential increase in computing power...if they can be built. This tutorial describes the theoretical background to quantum computing, its potential for...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1897

  13. A Primer on Semiconductor Device Simulation

    23 Jan 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Computer simulation is now an essential tool for the research and development of semiconductor processes and devices, but to use a simulation tool intelligently, one must know what's "under the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/980

  14. A Short Overview of the NEEDS Initiative

    06 Jun 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    The talk is a brief overview of the program that discusses the rationale, status, and plans for NEEDS.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/24336

  15. A Top-Down Introduction to the NEGF Approach

    11 Jan 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    A Top-Down Introduction to the NEGF Approach

    http://nanohub.org/resources/934

  16. A Tutorial for Nanoelectronics Simulation Tools

    03 Jul 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo

    This learning module introduces nanoHUB users to some of the available simulators. The simulators discussed are FETToy, nanoMOS, Schred, CNTbands, and QDot Lab. For each simulator, a brief...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2842

  17. Adventures with Oxide Interfaces: Electronics, Magnetism, Memory, Energy and Biology

    25 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): T. Venky Venkatesan

    In this talk I share a personal close up view of the evolution of this field and where I see it going. I will cover polar/non-polar oxide interface conductivity, defect induced magnetism, FE...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/23660

  18. All-Spin Logic Devices

    19 Jul 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Behtash Behinaein

    We propose a spintronic device that uses spin at every stage of its operation: input and output information are represented by the magnetization of nanomagnets which communicate...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8412

  19. Amine Linked Single Molecule Circuits: Systematic Measurements & Understanding

    02 Jul 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark S Hybertsen

    Formation and function of well-defined linkages between organic molecules and metallic electrodes has been a key issue in the field of molecular electronics. We recently discovered that the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2894

  20. An Electrical Engineering Perspective on Molecular Electronics

    26 Oct 2005 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    After forty years of advances in integrated circuit technology, microelectronics is undergoing a transformation to nanoelectronics. Modern day MOSFETs now have channel lengths that are less than...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/513