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.

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  1. Lecture 1: Review of MOSFET Fundamentals

    26 Aug 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    A quick review of the traditional theory of the MOSFET along with a review of key device performance metrics. A short discussion of the limits of the traditional (drift-diffusion) approach and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5307

  2. Lecture 1A: What and where is the resistance?

    20 Aug 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    Objective: To introduce a simple quantitative model that highlights the essential parameters that determine electrical conduction: the density of states in the channel, D and the rates at...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5211

  3. Lecture 1B: What and where is the resistance?

    20 Aug 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    Objective: To introduce a simple quantitative model that highlights the essential parameters that determine electrical conduction: the density of states in the channel, D and the rates at...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5248

  4. ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors

    08 Aug 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    One-stop-shop for teaching semiconductor device education

    http://nanohub.org/resources/abacus

  5. Nano Carbon: From ballistic transistors to atomic drumheads

    14 May 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul L. McEuen

    Carbon takes many forms, from precious diamonds to lowly graphite. Surprisingly, it is the latter that is the most prized by nano physicists. Graphene, a single layer of graphite, can serve as an...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4398

  6. Examples for QuaMC 2D particle-based device Simulator Tool

    12 May 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Shaikh S. Ahmed, Gerhard Klimeck

    We provide three examples that demonstrate the full capabilities of QuaMC 2D for alternative device technologies.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4543

  7. What Promises do Nanotubes and Nanowires Hold for Future Nanoelectronics Applications?

    18 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joerg Appenzeller

    Various low-dimensional materials are currently explored for future electronics applications. The common ground for all these structures is that the surface related impact can no longer be...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4059

  8. Semiconductor Device Education Material

    28 Jan 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    This page has moved to "a Wiki page format" When we hear the words, semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/edu_semi

  9. Can numerical “experiments” INSPIRE physical experiments?

    20 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3716

  10. Computational Modeling: Experience from my Bell Lab Days

    19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3633

  11. Carrier Transport at the Nanoscale

    27 Nov 2007 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Fall 2007 Note: A more current teaching of this course with online lectures is available as ECE 656: Electronic Transport in Semiconductors (Fall 2011). This is a course about how...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3589

  12. Reliability Physics of Nanoscale Transistors

    27 Nov 2007 | Courses | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    This course is now offered on nanoHUB as ECE 695A Reliability Physics of Nanotransistors.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3587

  13. MCW07 Modeling Molecule-Assisted Transport in Nanotransistors

    06 Nov 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kamil Walczak

    Molecular electronics faces many problems in practical device implementation, due to difficulties with fabrication and gate-ability. In these devices, molecules act as the main conducting channel....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3074

  14. Electronics from the Bottom Up: an educational initiative on 21st century electronics

    17 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, Supriyo Datta, Muhammad A. Alam

    In the 1960’s, a group of leaders from industry and academia, recognized that the age of vacuum tubes was ending and that engineers would have to be educated differently if they were to...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2968

  15. The Nano-MOSFET: A brief introduction

    17 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    MOSFET channel lengths are now well below 100nm, and getting smaller, but MOSFETs are still modeled and understood much as they were 30 years ago. Seminal work in the 1960’s laid the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2980

  16. A Tutorial for Nanoelectronics Simulation Tools

    03 Jul 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo

    This learning module introduces nanoHUB users to some of the available simulators. The simulators discussed are FETToy, nanoMOS, Schred, CNTbands, and QDot Lab. For each simulator, a brief...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2842

  17. Introduction to FETToy

    03 Jul 2007 | Series | Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo

    This learning module introduces nanoHUB users to the FETToy simulator. A brief introduction to FETToy is presented, followed by voiced presentations featuring the simulator in action. Upon...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2844

  18. Introduction to nanoMOS

    02 Jul 2007 | Series | Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo

    This learning module introduces nanoHUB users to the nanoMOS simulator. A brief introduction to nanoMOS is presented, followed by voiced presentations featuring the simulator in action. Upon...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2845

  19. Introduction to Schred

    28 Jun 2007 | Series | Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo

    This learning module introduces nanoHUB users to the Schred simulator. A brief introduction to Schred is presented, followed by voiced presentations featuring the simulator in action. Upon...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2847

  20. BNC Annual Research Symposium: Nanoelectronics and Semiconductor Devices

    23 Apr 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David Janes

    This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2632