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ECE 695A Lecture 6: Defects in the Bulk and at Interfaces
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01 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline: Strain in materials/origin of defects Examples: bulk defects Examples: interface defects Measurements Conclusions
ECE 695A Lecture 8: Phenomenological Observations for NBTI
Outline: Qualitative observations Time, voltage, temperature dependencies Material dependence Circuit implications
ECE 695A Lecture 8R: Review Questions
What is the distinction between BTI and NBTI phenomena? What does it mean that a process is thermally activated? What is the difference between parametric failure and catastrophic failure? Give …
ECE 695A Lecture 7: Trapping in Pre-existing Traps
29 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline: Pre-existing vs. stress-induced traps Voltage-shift in pre-existing bulk/interface traps Random Telegraph Noise, 1/f noise Conclusion
ECE 695A Lecture 7A: Appendix - Theory of Stochastic Distribution
Supplemental information for Lecture 7: Trapping in Pre-existing Traps
ECE 695A Lecture 7R: Review Questions
Review Questions: Why are there more types of defects in crystals than in amorphous material? From the perspective of Maxwell’s relation, how does H reduce defect density? Why is HfO2 so …
ECE 695A Reliability Physics of Nanotransistors
17 Jan 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
This course will focus on the physics of reliability of small semiconductor devices. In traditional courses on device physics, the students learn how to compute current through a device when a …
ECE 695A Lecture 1: Reliability of Nanoelectronic Devices
11 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Outline: Evolving Landscape of Electronics Performance, Variability, and Reliability Classification of Reliability Course Information Conclusions
ECE 606 Lecture 25: Modern MOSFETs
03 Dec 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
nanoHUB-U NT L4.1: The Quasi-Ballistic Nanotransistor - Carrier Scattering in Semiconductors
19 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Notes on the Solution of the Poisson-Boltzmann Equation for MOS Capacitors and MOSFETs, 2nd Edition
24 Oct 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, Xingshu Sun
These notes are intended to complement the discussion on pp. 63 – 68 in Fundamentals of Modern VLSI Devices by Yuan Taur and Tak H. Ning . (Another good reference is Semiconductor Device …
nanoHUB-U NT Nanoscale Transistors: Scientific Overview
03 Aug 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
For details see http://nanohub.org/u Nanoscale Transistors has been refined and condensed into a five-week online course that develops a unified framework for understanding essentials of …
Nanoscale Transistors: Scientific Overview
19 Jul 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 1: The Most Important Invention of the 20th Century?
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 2: IV Characteristics - traditional approach
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 3: Controlling Current by Modulating a Barrier
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 4: MOS Electrostatics
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 5: Transport - ballistic, diffusive, non-local, and quantum
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 6: Ballistic Model
Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 7: Comparison to Experimental Results
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