
Nanoscale MOSFETs: Physics, Simulation and Design
26 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Zhibin Ren
This thesis discusses device physics, modeling and design issues of nanoscale
transistors at the quantum level. The principle topics addressed in this report are 1) an
implementation of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1917

Modeling of Nanoscale Devices
19 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): M. P. Anantram, Mark Lundstrom, Dmitri Nikonov
We aim to provide engineers with an introduction
to the nonequilibriumGreen’s function (NEGF) approach, which is a powerful conceptual tool and a practical analysismethod to treat nanoscale...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1902

A Quantum Mechanical Analysis of Channel Access Geometry and Series Resistance in Nanoscale Transistors
19 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Ramesh Venugopal, Sebastien Goasguen, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom
In this paper, we apply a twodimensional quantum mechanical simulation scheme to study
the effect of channel access geometries on device performance. This simulation scheme solves the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1900

Introduction to the Keldysh Nonequilibrium Green Function Technique
06 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): A. P. Jauho
Keldysh nonequilibrium Green function technique is used very widely to describe transport phenomena in mesoscopic systems.
The technique is somewhat subtle, and a rigorous treatment would require...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1877

nanoMOS 2.0: A Two Dimensional Simulator for Quantum Transport in DoubleGate MOSFETs
06 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Zhibin Ren, Ramesh Venugopal, Sebastien Goasguen, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom
A program to numerically simulate quantum transport in double gate MOSFETs is
described. The program uses a Green’s function approach and a simple treatment of
scattering based on the idea...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1875

Simulating Quantum Transport in Nanoscale Transistors: Real versus ModeSpace Approaches
28 Sep 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Zhibin Ren, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom, Ramesh Venugopal, D. Jovanovic
In this paper, we present a computationally efficient, twodimensional quantum mechanical sim
ulation scheme for modeling electron transport in thin body, fully depleted, nchannel, silicon...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1835

Device Physics and Simulation of Silicon Nanowire Transistors
28 Sep 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Jing Wang
As the conventional silicon metaloxidesemiconductor fieldeffect transistor
(MOSFET) approaches its scaling limits, many novel device structures are being
extensively explored. Among them,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1833

Nanoscale Device Modeling: From MOSFETs to Molecules
21 Sep 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Prashant Subhash Damle
This thesis presents a rigorous yet practical approach to model quantum transport in nanoscale electronic devices.
As convetional metal oxide semiconductor devices shrink below the one hundred...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1816

Towards MultiScale Modeling of Carbon Nanotube Transistors
21 Sep 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Jing Guo, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom, M. P. Anantram
Multiscale simulation approaches are needed in order to address scientific and technological
questions in the rapidly developing field of carbon nanotube electronics. In this paper, we...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1818

Quantum Transport for Nanostructures
17 Sep 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Mathieu Luisier
Nonequilibrium Green's function techniques, initiated by Schwinger and Kadanoff
and Baym allow ones to study the time evolution of a manyparticle quantum sys
tem. Knowing the 1particle...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1792

Understanding Phonon Dynamics via 1D Atomic Chains
28 Aug 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Phonons are the principal carriers of thermal energy in semiconductors and insulators, and they serve a vital role in dissipating heat produced by scattered electrons in semiconductor devices....
http://nanohub.org/resources/1186

Quantum Transport: Atom to Transistor (Spring 2004)
07 Aug 2006  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Spring 2004
Please Note:
A newer version of this course is now available
and we would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding the new format and contents.
Course Information...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1490

Exploring Electron Transfer with Density Functional Theory
03 Jul 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Troy Van Voorhis
This talk will highlight several illustrative applications of constrained density functional
theory (DFT) to electron transfer dynamics in electronic materials. The kinetics of these
reactions...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1566

NanoMOS 3.0: FirstTime User Guide
06 Jun 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kurtis Cantley, Mark Lundstrom
This tutorial is an introduction to the nanoMOS simulation tool for new users. Descriptions of input and output parameters are included, along with new features associated with the Rappture...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1533

Logic Devices and Circuits on Carbon Nanotubes
23 May 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Joerg Appenzeller
Over the last years carbon nanotubes (CNs) have attracted an increasing interest as building blocks for nanoelectronics applications. Due to their unique properties enabling e.g. ballistic...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1487

Exploring New Channel Materials for Nanoscale CMOS
21 May 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Anisur Rahman
The improved transport properties of new channel materials, such as Ge and IIIV semiconductors, along with new device designs, such as dual gate, tri gate or FinFETs, are expected to enhance the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1315

Device Physics and Simulation of Silicon Nanowire Transistors
20 May 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Jing Wang
As the conventional silicon metaloxidesemiconductor fieldeffect transistor (MOSFET) approaches its scaling limits, many novel device structures are being extensively explored. Among them, the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1313

Nanowire
19 May 2006  Tools  Contributor(s): HongHyun Park, Lang Zeng, Matthew Buresh, Siqi Wang, Gerhard Klimeck, Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Clemens Heitzinger, Benjamin P Haley
Simulate 3D nanowire transport in the effective mass approximation with phonon scattering and 3D Poisson selfconsistent solution
http://nanohub.org/resources/nanowire

Nanoscale Transistors: Advanced VLSI Devices (Introductory Lecture)
20 Apr 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Welcome to the ECE 612 Introductory/Overview lecture. This course examines the device physics of advanced transistors and the process, device, circuit, and systems considerations that enter into...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1236

Molecular Transport Structures: Elastic Scattering, Vibronic Effects and Beyond
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner, Abraham Nitzan, Misha Galperin
Current experimental efforts are clarifying quite beautifully the nature of charge transport in socalled molecular junctions, in which a single molecule provides the channel for current flow...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1018