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Lecture 5: Application to State-of-the-Art FETs
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08 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
The previous lessons may seem a bit abstract and mathematical. To see how this all works, we examine measured data and show how the theory presented in the previous lessons help us understand the …
ECE 612: Nanoscale Transistors (Fall 2008)
27 Aug 2008 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Fall 2008 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 …
Introduction: Physics of Nanoscale MOSFETs
26 Aug 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
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2008 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up
26 Aug 2008 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom
Electronics from the Bottom Up is designed to promote the bottom-up perspective by beginning at the nanoscale, and working up to the micro and macroscale of devices and systems. For electronic …
Physics of Nanoscale MOSFETs
26 Aug 2008 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Transistor scaling has pushed channel lengths to the nanometer regime where traditional approaches to MOSFET device physics are less and less suitable This short course describes a way of …
Lecture 1: Review of MOSFET Fundamentals
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 the …
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 which …
Lecture 1B: What and where is the resistance?
ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors
16 Jul 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
One-stop-shop for teaching semiconductor device education
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 …
Examples for QuaMC 2D particle-based device Simulator Tool
10 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.
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 ignored …
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 …
Finite Size Scaling and Quantum Criticality
02 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sabre Kais
In statistical mechanics, the finite size scaling method provides a systematic way to extrapolate information about criticality obtained from a finite system to the thermodynamic limit. For quantum …
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 computational …
Computational Modeling: Experience from my Bell Lab Days
19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Carrier Transport at the Nanoscale
27 Nov 2007 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
This is a course about how charge flows in semiconductors with an emphasis on transport at the nanoscale. After a brief review basic concepts, the course consists of four parts. Part 1 focuses on …
Reliability Physics of Nanoscale Transistors
27 Nov 2007 | Courses | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
This course will focus on the physics of reliability of small semiconductor devices. In traditional courses on device physics, we learn how to compute current through a device when a voltage is …
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. …
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 …
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