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 (61-80 of 312)

  1. ECE 656 Lecture 36: High-field Transport

    09 Feb 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Brief IntroductionCurrent EquationQualitative features of high field transportSaturated velocityElectron temperature modelSurvey of resultsQuick Summary

  2. ECE 656 Lecture 31: Balance Equation Approach II

    25 Jan 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Review of L30Energy balance equationEnergy flux balance equationTerminating the hierarchySummary

  3. ECE 656 Lecture 35: Introduction to Quantum Transport in Devices

    25 Jan 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:IntroductionSemiclassical ballistic transportQuantum ballistic transportCarrier scattering in quantum transportDiscussionSummary

  4. ECE 656 Lecture 32: Balance Equation Approach III

    19 Jan 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Review of L31Carrier temperature and heat fluxHeterostructuresSummary

  5. ECE 656 Lecture 29: The BTE Revisited - Equilibrium and Ballistic

    05 Dec 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Quick reviewEquilibrium BTEBallistic BTEDiscussionSummary

  6. ECE 656 Lecture 23: Ionized Impurity Scattering II

    01 Dec 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:ReviewConwell-Weisskopf approachII MobilityDiscussionSummary / Questions

  7. ECE 656 Lecture 27: Scattering in 1D, 2D and 3D

    22 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Review of ADP Scattering in 3DADP Scattering in 2D: MCAADP Scattering in 2D: FGRADP Scattering in 1D: FGRMobility in 1D, 2D, and 3D

  8. ECE 656 Lecture 26: Phonon Scattering III

    22 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:ReviewExamplePOP and IV scatteringScattering in common semiconductorsElectron-electron scatteringSummary

  9. ECE 656 Lecture 25: Phonon Scattering II

    22 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Reviewphononselectron-phonon couplingEnergy-momentum conservationMathematical formulationExampleSummary

  10. ECE 656 Lecture 21: Scattering and Fermi’s Golden Rule

    21 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Fermi’s Golden RuleExample: static potentialExample: oscillating potentialDiscussionSummary

  11. ECE 656 Lecture 22: Ionized Impurity Scattering I

    10 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:ReviewScreeningBrooks-Herring approachConwell-Weisskopf approachDiscussionSummary/Questions

  12. ECE 656 Lecture 28: Scattering of Bloch Electrons

    09 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    This lecture should be viewed in the 2009 teaching ECE 656 Lecture 27: Scattering of Bloch Electrons

  13. ECE 656 Lecture 24: Phonon Scattering I

    09 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    This lecture should be viewed in the 2009 teaching ECE 656 Lecture 23: Phonon Scattering I

  14. ECE 656 Lecture 17: Near-Equilibrium Measurements I

    01 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:IntroductionResistivity / conductivity measurementsHall effect measurementsThe van der Pauw methodSummary

  15. ECE 656 Lecture 18: Near-Equilibrium Measurements II

    01 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:ReviewThe van der Pauw methodTemperature-dependent measurementsErrors in Hall effect measurementsGraphene: a case studySummary

  16. ECE 656 Lecture 19: Scattering I - Collision Integral

    01 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:ReviewCollision operatorElectron-electron scatteringDiscussionSummary

  17. ECE 656 Lecture 20: Scattering II - Relaxation time approximation

    01 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:Justification of the RTADiscussionHW prob. 17

  18. ECE 656 Lecture 16: The BTE - with B-Fields

    20 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:ReviewB-fieldsHall effectLarge B-fieldsSummary

  19. ECE 656 Lecture 15: The BTE - Transport Coefficients

    18 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:IntroductionConductivityDrift currentDiffusion currentDiscussionSummary

  20. ECE 656 Lecture 14: The Boltzmann Transport Equation

    14 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    Outline:IntroductionEquation of motionThe BTESolving the s.s. BTEDiscussionSummary