
Schred
09 Feb 2006  Tools  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Shaikh S. Ahmed, Gokula Kannan, Matteo Mannino, Gerhard Klimeck, Mark Lundstrom, Akira Matsudaira, Junzhe Geng
SCHRED simulation software calculates the envelope wavefunctions and the corresponding boundstate energies in a typical MOS, SOS and a typical SOI structure.
http://nanohub.org/resources/schred

Quantumdot Cellular Automata (QCA)  Memory Cells
03 Feb 2006  Animations  Contributor(s): John C. Bean
Scientists and engineers are looking for completely different ways of storing and analyzing information. Quantumdot Cellular Automata are one possible solution. In computers of the future,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1006

Quantumdot Cellular Automata (QCA)  Logic Gates
03 Feb 2006  Animations  Contributor(s): John C. Bean
An earlier animation described how "Quantumdot Cellular Automata" (QCAs) could serve as memory cells and wires. This animation contnues the story by describing how QCAs can be made into MAJORITY,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1005

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

Optimization of Transistor Design for Carbon Nanotubes
21 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Jing Guo
We have developed a selfconsistent atomistic simulator for CNTFETs.
Using the simulator, we show that a recently reported highperformance
CNTFET delivers a near ballistic oncurrent. The...
http://nanohub.org/resources/970

A 3D Quantum Simulation of Silicon Nanowire FieldEffect 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

Padre
12 Jan 2006  Tools  Contributor(s): Mark R. Pinto, kent smith, Muhammad A. Alam, Steven Clark, Xufeng Wang, Gerhard Klimeck, Dragica Vasileska
2D/3D devices under steady state, transient conditions or AC smallsignal analysis
http://nanohub.org/resources/padre

A TopDown Introduction to the NEGF Approach
11 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
A TopDown Introduction to the NEGF Approach
http://nanohub.org/resources/934

Homework for PN Junctions: Depletion Approximation (ECE 606)
09 Jan 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
This homework assignment is part of ECE 606 "Solid State Devices" (Purdue University). It contains 5 problems which lead students through a comparison of the depletion approximation and an exact...
http://nanohub.org/resources/932

Homework for Circuit Simulation: ECE 255
08 Jan 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Gerold W. Neudeck
This collection of homeworks is used in ECE 255 "Introduction to Electronic Analysis and Design" (Purdue University). Students do their work, or
sometimes check their work, by using the Spice...
http://nanohub.org/resources/931

Homework for Monte Carlo Method: High field transport in Bulk Si
06 Jan 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
This homework assignment is part of ECE 656 "Electronic Transport in Semiconductors" (Purdue University). It contains 10 problems which lead students through the simulation of highfield...
http://nanohub.org/resources/895

Homework for PN Junctions: Depletion Approximation (ECE 305)
06 Jan 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, David Janes
This homework assignment is part of ECE 305 "Semiconductor Device Fundamentals" (Purdue University). It contains 7 problems which lead students through a comparison of the depletion approximation...
http://nanohub.org/resources/893

Resonant Tunneling Diodes: an Exercise
06 Jan 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): H.S. Philip Wong
This homework assignment was created by H.S. Philip Wong for EE 218 "Introduction to Nanoelectronics and Nanotechnology" (Stanford University). It includes a couple of simple "warm up" exercises...
http://nanohub.org/resources/891

Quantum Corrections for Monte Carlo Simulation
05 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli
Size quantization is an important effect in modern scaled devices. Due to the cost and limitations of available full quantum approaches, it is appealing to extend semiclassical simulators by...
http://nanohub.org/resources/847

Designing Nanocomposite Materials for SolidState Energy Conversion
28 Dec 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy D. Sands
New materials will be necessary to break through today's performance envelopes for
solidstate energy conversion devices ranging from LEDbased solidstate white lamps to
thermoelectric...
http://nanohub.org/resources/832

Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics (Fall 2004)
07 Dec 2005  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta, Behtash Behinaein
Please Note:
A newer version of this course is now available
and we would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding the new format and contents.
Welcome to the ECE 453 lectures.
The...
http://nanohub.org/resources/626

Exercises for FETToy
07 Dec 2005  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
This series of exercises uses the FETToy program to illustrate some of the key physical concepts for nanotransistors.
http://nanohub.org/resources/622

Ballistic Nanotransistors  Learning Module
07 Dec 2005  Series  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
This resource is an introduction to the theory ballistic nanotransistors. No transistor is fully ballistic, but analyzing nanotransistors by neglecting scattering processes provides new insights...
http://nanohub.org/resources/612

Notes on the Ballistic MOSFET
21 Nov 2005  Papers  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
When analyzing semiconductor devices, the traditional approach is to assume that carriers scatter
frequently from ionized impurities, phonons, surface roughness, etc. so that the average...
http://nanohub.org/resources/489

How Semiconductors and Transistors Work
20 Nov 2005  Animations  Contributor(s): John C. Bean
This animation shows how semiconductor crystals work and how they are used to make transistor switches.
http://nanohub.org/resources/486