Tags: nanotransistors

Description

A nanotransistor is a transistor whose dimensions are measured in nanometers. Transistors are used for switching and amplifying electronic signals. When combined in the millions and billions, they can be used to create sophisticated programmable information processors.

Online Presentations (261-280 of 312)

  1. ECE 612 Lecture 11: The Quasi-ballistic MOSFET

    18 Sep 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  2. ECE 612 Lecture 7: MOSFET IV, Part I

    11 Sep 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  3. ECE 612 Lecture 6: Quantum Mechanical Effects

    05 Sep 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  4. ECE 612 Lecture 9: MOSFET IV, Part III

    12 Sep 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  5. ECE 612 Lecture 5: Poly Si Gate MOS Capacitors

    05 Sep 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  6. ECE 612 Lecture 4: MOS Capacitors

    05 Sep 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  7. Nanoelectronic Architectures

    24 Feb 2005 | | Contributor(s)::

    Nanoelectronic architectures at this point are necessarily speculative: We are still evaluating many different approaches to fabrication and are exploring unconventional devices made possible at the nano scale. This talk will start off with a review of some "classical" crossbar structures using...

  8. Investigation of the Electrical Characteristics of Triple-Gate FinFETs and Silicon-Nanowire FETs

    08 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Monica Taba, Gerhard Klimeck

    Electrical characteristics of various Fin field-effect transistors (FinFETs) and silicon-nanowires were analyzed and compared using a modified three-dimensional self-consistent quantum-mechanical simulator in order to investigate device performance. FinFETs have been proposed to fulfill the...

  9. DNA Nanowires

    06 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Margarita Shalaev

    DNA is a relatively inexpensive and ubiquitous material that can be used as a scaffold for constructing nanowires. Our research focuses on the manufacturing of DNA-templated, magnetic nanowires. This is accomplished by synthesizing positively-charged metal nanoparticles that self-assemble along...

  10. Surface Analysis of Organic Monlayers Using FTIR and XPS

    02 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Jamie Nipple, Michael Toole, David Janes

    Current research concerning self-assembled monolayers (SAM) focuses on the fabrication of microelectronics utilizing a semiconductor/molecule/metal junction. This study seeks to investigate various experimental techniques for creation of organic monolayers by surface analysis techniques...

  11. ECE 612 Introductory Lecture (Fall 06)

    08 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  12. ECE 612 Lecture 1: MOSFET Review

    08 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  13. ECE 612 Lecture 3: 1D MOS Electrostatics

    08 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  14. ECE 612 Lecture 2: Introduction to Device Simulation

    08 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

  15. Nanotubes and Nanowires: One-dimensional Materials

    17 Jul 2006 | | Contributor(s)::

    What is a nanowire? What is a nanotube? Why are they interesting and what are their potential applications? How are they made? This presentation is intended to begin to answer these questions while introducing some fundamental concepts such as wave-particle duality, quantum confinement, the...

  16. Exploring Electron Transfer with Density Functional Theory

    11 Jun 2006 | | Contributor(s)::

    This talk will highlight several illustrative applications of constrained density functionaltheory (DFT) to electron transfer dynamics in electronic materials. The kinetics of thesereactions are commonly expressed in terms of well known Marcus parameters (drivingforce, reorganization energy and...

  17. NanoMOS 3.0: First-Time User Guide

    06 Jun 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Kurtis Cantley, Mark Lundstrom

    This tutorial is an introduction to the nanoMOS simulation tool for new users. Descriptions of input and output parameters are included, along with new features associated with the Rappture interface. There are also descriptions of nine examples that are loadable in the new version to help the...

  18. Logic Devices and Circuits on Carbon Nanotubes

    05 Apr 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Joerg Appenzeller

    Over the last years carbon nanotubes (CNs) have attracted an increasing interest as building blocks for nano-electronics applications. Due to their unique properties enabling e.g. ballistic transport at room-temperature over several hundred nanometers, high performance CN field-effect...

  19. Nanoscale Transistors: Advanced VLSI Devices (Introductory Lecture)

    20 Apr 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Welcome to the ECE 612 Introductory/Overview lecture. This course examines the device physics of advanced transistors and the process, device, circuit, and systems considerations that enter into the development of new integrated circuit technologies.

  20. EDA Challenges in Nanoscale Design: A Synopsys Perspective

    11 Apr 2006 | | Contributor(s)::

    Rich Goldman gives an overview of the current state ofthe semiconductor and EDA (Electronic Design Automation) industry with aspecial focus on the impact of nanometer scale design on design tools andthe economics of the industry.