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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. ECE 695A Lecture 12R: Review Questions

    08 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Review Questions: Explain the difference between local field and global field within an oxide. Explain physically why electric field decreases bond strength. How does the dissociation...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16790

  2. ECE 695A Lecture 9R: Review Questions

    08 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Review Questions: Does NBTI power-exponent depend on voltage or temperature? Do you expect the NBTI power-exponent to be larger or smaller if trapping is important? How does one know that...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16778

  3. ECE 695A Lecture 11: Temperature Dependence of NBTI

    07 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Outline: Review: Temperature activation & NBTI Temperature dependent forward/reverse rates Temperature dependence of diffusion coefficient Material dependence of activation...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16774

  4. ECE 695A Lecture 10: NBTI Time Dependence -- Frequency and Duty Cycle Dependencies

    06 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Outline: NBTI stress and relaxation by R-D model Frequency independence and lifetime projection Duty cycle dependence The magic of measurement Conclusions

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16668

  5. ECE 695A Lecture 9: NBTI Time Dependence -- Stress Phase

    06 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Outline: Background: Time-dependent degradation The Reaction-Diffusion model Approximate solution to R-D model in stress phase Degradation free transistors Conclusions

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16667

  6. ECE 695A Lecture 6: Defects in the Bulk and at Interfaces

    01 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Outline: Strain in materials/origin of defects Examples: bulk defects Examples: interface defects Measurements Conclusions

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16608

  7. ECE 695A Lecture 8: Phenomenological Observations for NBTI

    01 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Outline: Qualitative observations Time, voltage, temperature dependencies Material dependence Circuit implications

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16665

  8. ECE 695A Lecture 8R: Review Questions

    01 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    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?...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16666

  9. 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

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16609

  10. ECE 695A Lecture 7A: Appendix - Theory of Stochastic Distribution

    29 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    Supplemental information for Lecture 7: Trapping in Pre-existing Traps

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16611

  11. ECE 695A Lecture 7R: Review Questions

    29 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    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...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16615

  12. 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...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16560

  13. 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

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16511

  14. ECE 606 Lecture 25: Modern MOSFETs

    03 Dec 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16055

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  16. ABACUS—Introduction to Semiconductor Devices

    When we hear the term semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic component in all of the electronic devices we use in...

    http://nanohub.org/wiki/EduSemiconductor

  17. 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 [1]. (Another good reference is Semiconductor Device...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5338

  18. 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...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14923

  19. Nanoscale Transistors

    19 Jul 2012 | Courses | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

            These lectures discuss the physics of nanoscale transistors. The focus is on developing a sound, physical understanding of the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14774

  20. Nanoscale Transistors Lecture 10: Scattering Model

    19 Jul 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14771