Tags: nanoelectronics

Description

Progress in technology has brought microelectronics to the nanoscale, but nanoelectronics is not yet a well-defined engineering discipline with a coherent, experimentally verified, theoretical framework. The NCN has a vision for a new, 'bottom-up' approach to electronics, which involves: understanding electronic conduction at the atomistic level; formulating new simulation techniques; developing a new generation of software tools; and bringing this new understanding and perspective into the classroom. We address problems in atomistic phenomena, quantum transport, percolative transport in inhomogeneous media, reliability, and the connection of nanoelectronics to new problems such as biology, medicine, and energy. We work closely with experimentalists to understand nanoscale phenomena and to explore new device concepts. In the course of this work, we produce open source software tools and educational resources that we share with the community through the nanoHUB.

This page is a starting point for nanoHUB users interested in nanoelectronics. It lists key resources developed by the NCN Nanoelectronics team. The nanoHUB contains many more resources for nanoelectronics, and they can be located with the nanoHUB search function. To find all nanoelectronics resources, search for 'nanoelectronics.' To find those contributed by the NCN nanoelectronics team, search for 'NCNnanoelectronics.' More information on Nanoelectronics can be found here.

Online Presentations (61-80 of 976)

  1. Multi-Scale Modeling of Metal-CNT Interfaces

    03 Nov 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Martin Claus

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  the authors studied the impact of contact materials on cntfet behavior using multiscale modeling and simulation framework. a strong correlation between metal-cnt...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22992

  2. From Single-Stage to Device-Level Simulation of Coupled Electron and Phonon Transport in Quantum Cascade Lasers

    02 Nov 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Irena Knezevic

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Abstract and more information to be added at a later date.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22991

  3. Multi-Scale Quantum Simulations of Conductive Bridging RAM

    02 Nov 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael Povolotskyi, nicolas onofrio, David M Guzman, Alejandro Strachan, Gerhard Klimeck

    IWCE 2015 presentation.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23027

  4. Green Light on Germanium

    02 Nov 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): peide ye

    This talk will review recent progress as well as challenges on Ge research for future logic applications with emphasis on the breakthrough work at Purdue University on Ge nFET which leads to the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23033

  5. Inter-band Tunnel Transistors: Opportunities and Challenges

    30 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Suman Datta

    In this talk, we will review progress in Tunnel FETs and also analyze primary roadblocks in the path towards achieving steep switching performance in III-V HTFET.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23000

  6. Negative Capacitance Ferroelectric Transistors: A Promising Steep Slope Device Candidate?

    30 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Suman Datta

    In this talk, we will review progress in non-perovskite ALD based ferroelectric dielectrics which have strong implication for VLSI compatible negative capacitance Ferroelectric FETs.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23011

  7. Dissipative Quantum Transport Using One-Particle Time-Dependent (Conditional) Wave Functions

    19 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Xavier Oriols

    IWCE 2015 presentation. an effective single-particle schrodinger equation to include dissipation into quantum devices is presented. this effective equation is fully understood in the context...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22958

  8. Spin Lifetime Dependence on Valley Splitting in Thin Silicon Films

    15 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joydeep Ghosh, Dmitri Osintsev, Viktor Sverdlov, S. Selberherr

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  the electron spin properties are promising for future spin-driven devices. in contrast to charge, spin is not a conserved quantity, and having sufficiently long spin...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22878

  9. NEMO5: Why must we treat topological insulator nanowires atomically?

    15 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Fan Chen, Michael J. Manfra, Gerhard Klimeck, Tillmann Christoph Kubis

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Abstract and more information to be added at a later date.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22923

  10. Effect of the High-k Dielectric/Semiconductor Interface on Electronic Properties in Ultra-thin Channels

    15 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Daniel A. Valencia-Hoyos, Evan Michael Wilson, mark rodwell, Gerhard Klimeck, Michael Povolotskyi

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Abstract and more information to be added at a later date. As logic devices continue to downscale, an increasing fraction of the channel atoms are in close contact...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22875

  11. Self-Consistent Physical Modeling of SiOx-Based Memristor Structures

    15 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vihar Georgiev, Toufik Sadi, Asen Asenov

    IWCE 2015 presentation We employ a newly-developed three- dimensional (3D) physical simulator to study Si resistive switching nonvolatile memory (RRAM) structures. We couple a stochastic...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22877

  12. Design and simulation of GaSb/InAs 2D Transmission enhanced TFET

    10 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Pengyu Long, Evan Michael Wilson, Jun Huang, mark rodwell, Gerhard Klimeck, Michael Povolotskyi

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Abstract and more information to be added at a later date.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22876

  13. Density Functional Tight Binding (DFTB) Modeling in the Context of Ultra-Thin Silicon-on-Insulator MOSFETs

    10 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stanislav Markov

    IWCE 2015 presentation. We investigate the applicability of density functional tight binding (DFTB) theory [1][2], coupled to non-equilibrium Green functions (NEGF), for atomistic simulations of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22908

  14. Nanometer-Scale III-V Electronics: from Quantum-Well Planar MOSFETs to Vertical Nanowire MOSFETs

    05 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Juses A. del Alamo

    This talk will review recent progress as well as challenges confronting III-V electronics for future logic applications with emphasis on the presenter’s research activities at MIT.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22880

  15. The Deployment and Evolution of the First NEEDS- Certified Model — MIT Virtual Source Compact Model for Silicon Nanotransistors

    04 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Shaloo Rakheja

    In my talk, I will walk you through the fundamental steps involved in developing compact models, using the MVS model as an example. From the “lessons learned” in the process of MVS...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22752

  16. Non-Equilibrium Green's Function (NEGF): A Different Perspective

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    The NEGF method was established in the 1960’s through the classic work of Keldysh and others [1] using the methods of many- body perturbation theory (MBPT) and this approach is widely used...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22800

  17. Short-Wavelength Spin-Wave Generation by a Microstrip Line

    17 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Adam Papp, Wolfgang Porod

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  We investigate the use of microstrip lines for short-wavelength spin-wave generation in magnetic thin films. We use micromagnetic and electromagnetic simulations to...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22764

  18. Self-Consistent Field and Master Equation Approach to Calculating the Dielectric Function of Graphene

    17 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Farhad Karimi, Irena Knezevic

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Abstract and more information to be added at a later date.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22770

  19. Along for the Ride: Reflections on the Past, Present, and Future of Nanoelectronics

    25 Jun 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Network for Computational Nanotechnology, NCN SURF 2015

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22486

  20. A Crash Course in Nanophotonic Simulations

    18 Jun 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Peter Bermel

    This seminar will cover rapid, scalable computational methods used in simulating optical reflection, transmission, and absorption in complex structures. After a brief survey of the tools...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22460