By completing the [[Resource(rtdnegf)]], users will be able to: a) understand the principle of operation of resonant tunneling diode, b) the meaning of the quasibound states, resonant and non-resonant tunneling and c) the concept of quantum interference which is the basis for the formation of quasi-bound states and the operation of a Resonant Tunneling Diode.
The specific objectives of the Resonant Tunneling Diode Module are:
== Recommended Reading ==
Users who are new to the principles of operation of a resonant tunneling diode should consult the following resource:
Hiroshi Mizuta and Tomonori Tanoue,The Physics and Applications of Resonant Tunnelling Diodes (Cambridge Studies in Semiconductor Physics and Microelectronic Engineering).
== Theoretical descriptions ==
== Exercises and Homework Assignments ==
== Solutions to Exercises ==
Solutions are provided only to instructors!
== Evaluation ==
This test will assess the users conceptual understanding of the physical,
mathematical and computational knowledge related to operation of Resonant Tunneling Diodes.
== Challenge ==
Users are challenged to integrate what they have learned about operation of Resonant Tunneling Diodes.