
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

ECE 695A Lecture 24: Statistics of Oxide Breakdown  Cell percolation model
21 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Observations: Failure times are statistically distributed
Models of Failure Distribution: Extrinsic vs. percolation
Percolation theory of multiple Breakdown
TDDB lifetime...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17293

ECE 695A Lecture 24R: Review Questions
21 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17294

ECE 695A Lecture 25: Theory of Soft and Hard Breakdown
21 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Oxide breakdowns need not be catastrophic
Observations about soft vs. hard breakdown
A simple model for soft/hard breakdown
Interpretation of experiments
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17295

ECE 595E Lecture 21: 3D Bandstructures
19 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
Recap from Monday
Bandstructure Symmetries
2D Photonic Bandstructures
Periodic Dielectric Waveguides
Photonic Crystal Slabs
http://nanohub.org/resources/17193

ECE 595E Lecture 24: Electronic Bandstructure Simulation Tools
19 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
Electronic bandstructure lab
Basic Principles
Input Interface
Exemplary Outputs
Density functional theory (DFT)
DFT in Quantum ESPRESSO
http://nanohub.org/resources/17307

ECE 695A Lecture 23R: Review Questions
19 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17292

ECE 695A Lecture 22R: Review Questions
19 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17290

ECE 695A Lecture 23: Characterization of Defects Responsible for TDDB
19 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
http://nanohub.org/resources/17291

NEMO5 Latest Version Source
19 Mar 2013  Downloads  Contributor(s): James Fonseca, Michael Povolotskyi, Tillmann Christoph Kubis, Jean Michel D Sellier
Revision 23455 updated on August 8th, 2016
Revision 21229 updated on Sept 2, 2015.
Use this if you want to build NEMO5 from source.
http://nanohub.org/resources/13244

ECE 695A Lecture 21R: Review Questions
12 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Review Questions:
What is the name of the failure distribution that we expect for thin oxides?
For thin oxides, is PMOS or NMOS more of a concern in modern transistors?
What is DBIE? When...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17249

ECE 595E Lecture 22: Full 3D Bandgaps
06 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
Recap from Wednesday
3D Lattice Types
Full 3D Photonic Bandgap Structures
Yablonovite
Woodpile
Inverse Opals
RodHole 3D PhCs
http://nanohub.org/resources/17195

ECE 595E Lecture 20: Bandstructure Concepts
06 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
Recap from Friday
Bandstructure Problem Formulation
Bloch’s Theorem
Reciprocal Lattice Space
Numerical Solutions
1D crystal
2D triangular lattice
3D diamond...
http://nanohub.org/resources/17192

ECE 695A Lecture 21: Introduction to Dielectric Breakdown
05 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline:
Basic features of gate dielectric breakdown
Physical characterization of breakdown spot
Timedependent defect generation
Conclusions
http://nanohub.org/resources/17027