
ECE 695A Lecture 32R: Review Questions
17 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Review Questions:
Why do people use Normal, lognormal, Weibull distributions when they do not know the exact physical distribution?
What is the problem of using empirical distributions?...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17586

ECE 695A Lecture 32: Physical vs. Empirical Distribution
17 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Physical Vs. empirical distribution
Properties of classical distribution function
Momentbased fitting of data
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17585

ECE 695A Lecture 31R: Review Questions
15 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Review Questions:
What is the difference between parametric estimation vs. nonparametric estimation?
What principle did Tacho Brahe’s approach assume?
What is the difference between...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17584

ECE 695A Lecture 31: Collecting and Plotting Data
15 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Origin of data, Field Acceleration vs. Statistical Inference
Nonparametric information
Preparing data for projection: Hazen formula
Preparing data for projection: Kaplan...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17582

ECE 695A Lecture 31A: Appendix  Bootstrap Method Introduction
15 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17583

Exciton Dynamics Simulator
12 Apr 2013  Tools  Contributor(s): Michael Heiber
Simulates the exciton dynamics in organic photovolatic devices
http://nanohub.org/resources/exdynamics

ECE 695A Lecture 30R: Review Questions
08 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
What is the difference between extrinsic vs. intrinsic breakdown?
Does gas dielectric have extrinsic breakdown? Why or why not?
What does ESD damage and the plasma damage to thin...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17487

ECE 695A Lecture 30: Breakdown in Dielectrics with Defects
08 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Introduction
Theory of preexisting defects: Thin oxides
Theory of preexisting defects: thick oxides
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17486

ECE 695A Lecture 29R: Review Questions
08 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Review Questions:
Mention a few differences between thick and thin oxide breakdown.
Is breakdown in thick oxides contact dominated? Can I use AHI theory here?
How does the Paschen’s...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17485

ECE 695A Lecture 29A: Appendix  Dimension of a Surface
08 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17484

ECE 695A Lecture 28: Circuit Implications of Dielectric Breakdown
08 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Part 1  Understanding PostBD FET behavior
BD position determination
Hard and Soft BD in FETs
Distinguishing leakage and intrinsic FET parameters shifts
Part 2  Impact of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17482

ECE 695A Lecture 29: Breakdown of Thick Dielectrics
08 Apr 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Introduction
Spatial and temporal dynamics during breakdown
Breakdown in bulk oxides: puzzle
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17483

ECE 695A Lecture 27R: Review Questions
29 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17448

ECE 695A Lecture 261: Statistics of Soft Breakdown via Methods of Markov Chains
28 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Spatial vs. Temporal correlation
Theory of correlated Dielectric Breakdown
Excess leakage as a signature of correlated BD
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17418

ECE 695A Lecture 262: Statistics of Soft Breakdown (Breakdown Position correlation)
28 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Position and time correlation of BD spot
How to determine the position of the BD Spot
Position correlation in BD spots
Why is localization so weak?
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17419

ECE 695A Lecture 26R: Review Questions
28 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17420

CarbonBased Nanoswitch Logic
28 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Stephen A. Campbell
This talk discusses a rather surprising possibility: the use of carbonbased materials such as carbon nanotubes and grapheneto make nanomechanical switches with at least an order of magnitude...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17328

ECE 595E Lecture 23: Electronic Bandstructures
27 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
3D Lattice Types
Full 3D Photonic Bandgap Structures
Yablonovite
Woodpile
Inverse Opals
RodHole 3D PhCs
http://nanohub.org/resources/17194

ECE 695A Lecture 25R: Review Questions
27 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Review Questions:
Explain why percolation resistance is area independent?
Why is the physical origin of the distribution of percolation resistance?
How would the ratio of hard and soft...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17296

Empirical Tightbinding Parameterization of SmSe in the sp3d5f7s* model
26 Mar 2013  Downloads  Contributor(s): Zhengping Jiang, Marcelo Kuroda, Yaohua Tan, Dennis M. Newns, Michael Povolotskyi, Timothy Boykin, Tillmann Christoph Kubis, Gerhard Klimeck, Glenn J. Martyna
The Empirical Tight Binding(ETB) method is widely used in atomistic device simulations. The reliability of such simulations depends very strongly on the choice of basis sets and the ETB...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17369