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The one-stop-shop for teaching semiconductor device education. This essential set of tools for the teaching of semiconductor devices is a key element in the Tool-Powered curriculum on Semiconductor Device Education.

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Teaching Materials (1-5 of 5)

  1. Carrier Statistics Lab: First-Time User Guide

    09 Mar 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Abhijeet Paul, Gerhard Klimeck, Benjamin P Haley, Saumitra Raj Mehrotra

    This first-time user guide is an introduction to the Carrier Statistics Lab . It provides basic definitions, guidance on how to run the tool, and suggested exercises to help users get accustomed to the idea of distribution functions as well as how these functions are used in determining the...

  2. Comparing the Operation of p-i-n vs. p-n Junction Diodes Using PN Junction Lab in ABACUS

    23 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: André Schleife, Materials Science and Engineering at Illinois

    In this activity, students use the PN Junction Lab simulation tool in ABACUS on nanoHUB to simulate different p-i-n or p-n diode structures.  Plots of hole concentration and electric field as a function of position, along with the gand structure with and without applied bias, will be...

  3. Crystal Viewer Tool: First-Time User Guide

    01 Jun 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Abhijeet Paul, Benjamin P Haley, Gerhard Klimeck

    This first-time user guide is an introduction to the Crystal Viewer Tool lab. It provides basic definitions, including a definition of crystals. Any suggestions for changes and corrections are welcomed.

  4. MOSCap: First-Time User Guide

    30 Mar 2009 | | Contributor(s):: SungGeun Kim, Benjamin P Haley, Gerhard Klimeck

    This first-time user guide provides an introduction to MOSCap. The MOSCap tool simulates the one-dimensional (along the growth direction) electrostatics in typical single and dual-gate Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor device structures as a function of device size, geometry, oxide charge, temperature,...

  5. Piece-Wise Constant Potential Barriers Tool: First-Time User Guide

    01 Jun 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Samarth Agarwal, Gerhard Klimeck

    This supporting document for the Piece-Wise Constant Potential Barriers Tool serves as a first-time user guide. Some basic ideas about quantum mechanical tunneling are introduced in addition to how device geometry influences tunneling probability. The transfer matrix and tight-binding...