Please help us continue to improve nanoHUB operation and service by completing our survey - http://bit.ly/nH-survey14. Thank you - we appreciate your time. close

Support

Support Options

Submit a Support Ticket

 

Wish List - Tool fermi: Wish #75

Member picture

0 Like 0 Dislike

Gerhard Klimeck

The energy range for the various plots should be determined automatically

The manual energy range input should be taken out – or made as an optional override, but if it is really being used it should be used for all the calculations – right now I think it is only being used in the DOS plot. So the default of 1.32eV as Emax is no good for GaAs and one does not get a plot for the electron DOS.

Here is a suggested algorithm for automatic energy range determination: – fermi function plots – start from the respective fermi energy and have a range of +-15 kT – DOS and electron density plots (as a function of energy – determine the respective band edges and go 15kT above the conduction band edge and 15kT below the valence band edge

Comments (0)

There are no comments on this item. Make a comment.

nanoHUB.org, a resource for nanoscience and nanotechnology, is supported by the National Science Foundation and other funding agencies. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.