
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A newer version of this course is now available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

Molecular Beam Epitaxy
16 Nov 2005  Animations  Contributor(s): John C. Bean
Microelectronic devices are made by repeating two steps: 1) Depositing a thin uniform layer of material; 2) Then using a photographic process to pattern and remove unwanted areas of that layer.
http://nanohub.org/resources/448

Fabrication of a MOSFET within a Microprocessor
16 Nov 2005  Animations  Contributor(s): John C. Bean
This resource depicts the stepbystep process by which the transistors of an integrated circuit are made.
http://nanohub.org/resources/440

University of Puerto Rico Nanotechnology Lectures
16 Nov 2005  Series  Contributor(s): David Janes
Lectures for Nanotechnology class at the University of Puerto Rico.
http://nanohub.org/resources/437

Quantum Dot Lab
12 Nov 2005  Tools  Contributor(s): Prasad Sarangapani, James Fonseca, Daniel F Mejia, James Charles, Woody Gilbertson, Tarek Ahmed Ameen, Hesameddin Ilatikhameneh, Andrew Roché, Lars Bjaalie, Sebastian Steiger, David Ebert, Matteo Mannino, HongHyun Park, Tillmann Christoph Kubis, Michael Povolotskyi, Michael McLennan, Gerhard Klimeck
Compute the eigenstates of a particle in a box of various shapes including domes, pyramids and multilayer structures.
http://nanohub.org/resources/qdot

Designing Nanocomposite Thermoelectric Materials
08 Nov 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy D. Sands
This tutorial reviews recent strategies for designing highZT nanostructured materials, including superlattices, embedded quantum dots, and nanowire composites. The tutorial highlights the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/383

New Frontiers in Nanocomputing
03 Nov 2005  Series
Welcome to Frontiers in Nanocomputing, a seminar series that focuses
on systems issues for nanoelectronics. Our topic was Fundamental
Limits of Digital Computation. The questions to each...
http://nanohub.org/resources/247

Bandstructure in Nanoelectronics
01 Nov 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation will highlight, for nanoelectronic device examples, how the effective mass approximation breaks down and why the quantum mechanical nature of the atomically resolved material...
http://nanohub.org/resources/381

FETToy 2.0 Source Code Download
27 Oct 2005  Downloads
FETToy 2.0 is a set of Matlab scripts that calculate the ballistic IV characteristics for a conventional MOSFETs, Nanowire MOSFETs and Carbon NanoTube MOSFETs. For conventional MOSFETs, FETToy...
http://nanohub.org/resources/107

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