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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.

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  1. Illinois 2011: Dr. Xiuling Li - Industry vs. Research

    26 Jan 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Xiuling Li, Nadia Jassim

    Xiuling Li Assistant Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12932

  2. Illinois 2011: Dr. Xiuling Li - Experience with NanoHub

    26 Jan 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nadia Jassim, Xiuling Li

    Xiuling Li Assistant Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12933

  3. ECE 656 Lecture 31: Balance Equation Approach II

    25 Jan 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review of L30 Energy balance equation Energy flux balance equation Terminating the hierarchy Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12705

  4. ECE 656 Lecture 35: Introduction to Quantum Transport in Devices

    25 Jan 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Introduction Semiclassical ballistic transport Quantum ballistic transport Carrier scattering in quantum transport Discussion Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12710

  5. Transient Heat Conduction in Adjacent Quadrants Separated by a Thermal Resistance

    19 Jan 2012 | Papers | Contributor(s): Donald E. Amos, James Vere Beck, Filippo de Monte

    Abstract Two linear, transient heat conduction problems set in quadrants 1 and 2 of the (x,y) plane are solved. In each problem, the quadrants have distinct, constant physical properties and are...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12465

  6. ECE 656 Lecture 32: Balance Equation Approach III

    19 Jan 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review of L31 Carrier temperature and heat flux Heterostructures Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12706

  7. AFRL RXBT Publication List

    11 Jan 2012 | Papers | Contributor(s): Andrey A Voevodin

    List of papers, book chapters, conference presentations, and other publication materials from Thermal Sciences and Materials Branch, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, AFRL

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12830

  8. XPS Thickness Solver

    18 Dec 2011 | Tools | Contributor(s): Kyle Christopher Smith, David A Saenz, Dmitry Zemlyanov, Andrey Voevodin

    Helps the user to determine the thickness of an overlayer material from XPS experiment data.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/xpsts

  9. nanoHUB-U FoN: Course Logistics

    09 Jan 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12813

  10. Dissipative Quantum Transport in Semiconductor Nanostructures

    28 Dec 2011 | Papers | Contributor(s): Peter Greck

    In this work, we investigate dissipative quantum transport properties of an open system. After presenting the background of ballistic quantum transport calculations, a simple scattering mechanism,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12756

  11. Energy Dissipation at the Nanoscale: from graphene to phase-change materials

    20 Dec 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop

    This talk will present recent highlights from our studies of dissipation in novel nanoelectronics based on graphene and phase-change materials. We have investigated both Joule heating and Peltier...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12698

  12. ECE 656 Lecture 29: The BTE Revisited - Equilibrium and Ballistic

    05 Dec 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Quick review Equilibrium BTE Ballistic BTE Discussion Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12500

  13. ECE 656 Lecture 23: Ionized Impurity Scattering II

    01 Dec 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review Conwell-Weisskopf approach II Mobility Discussion Summary / Questions

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12454

  14. NEMO3D User Guide for Quantum Dot Simulations

    29 Nov 2011 | Papers | Contributor(s): M. Usman, Gerhard Klimeck

    NEMO 3D is a large and complex simulator; and understanding of its source code requires considerable knowledge of quantum mechanics, condensed matter theory, and parallel programming.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12593

  15. ECE 656 Lecture 27: Scattering in 1D, 2D and 3D

    22 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review of ADP Scattering in 3D ADP Scattering in 2D: MCA ADP Scattering in 2D: FGR ADP Scattering in 1D: FGR Mobility in 1D, 2D, and 3D

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12458

  16. ECE 656 Lecture 26: Phonon Scattering III

    22 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review Example POP and IV scattering Scattering in common semiconductors Electron-electron scattering Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12457

  17. ECE 656 Lecture 25: Phonon Scattering II

    22 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review phonons electron-phonon coupling Energy-momentum conservation Mathematical formulation Example Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12456

  18. ECE 656 Lecture 21: Scattering and Fermi’s Golden Rule

    21 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Fermi’s Golden Rule Example: static potential Example: oscillating potential Discussion Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12452

  19. ECE 656 Lecture 22: Ionized Impurity Scattering I

    10 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Review Screening Brooks-Herring approach Conwell-Weisskopf approach Discussion Summary/Questions

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12453

  20. ECE 656 Lecture 28: Scattering of Bloch Electrons

    09 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    This lecture should be viewed in the 2009 teaching ECE 656 Lecture 27: Scattering of Bloch Electrons

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12459

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