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.

Resources (41-60 of 1858)

  1. Atomistic Modeling of Nano Devices: From Qubits to Transistors

    13 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rajib Rahman

    In this talk, I will describe such a framework that can capture complex interactions ranging from exchange and spin-orbit-valley coupling in spin qubits to non-equilibrium charge transport in...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23993

  2. Self-energies: Opening Doors for Nanotechnology

    07 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Tillmann Christoph Kubis

    In this talk, it will be shown how the concept of self-energies can be used to interface all these fields into the same nanotechnology modeling framework. Self-energies are most commonly used in...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23952

  3. Optoelectronic Spintronics and Quantum Photonics in 2D Materials

    07 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): John Schaibley

    First, I will discuss the physics and applications of 2D heterostructures composed of stacked monolayers of MoSe_2 and WSe_2 . These heterostructures host interlayer valley excitons where the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23874

  4. Piezotronics in 2D Piezoelectric Semiconductors

    01 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Wenzhuo Wu

    Monolayer MoS2 and other TMDCs have been theoretically predicted to exhibit piezoelectricity due to the strain induced lattice distortion and associated ion charge polarization, suggesting...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23882

  5. Modeling Quantum Acceleration (Multi-Band Drift) of Bloch Waves in Nanowires

    24 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Raghuraj Hathwar, marco saraniti, Stephen M. Goodnick

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

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23610

  6. Molecular Transistors

    16 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark A. Reed

    Here we report the observation of such a solid-state molecular device, in which transport current is directly modulated by an external gate voltage. We have realized a molecular transistor made...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23658

  7. On the Validity of the Harmonic Potential Energy Surface Approximation for Nonradiative Multiphonon Charge Transitions in Oxide Defects

    09 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yannick Wimmer, Wolfgang Goes

    IWCE Presentation. Hole trapping in oxide defects in the gate insulator of MOSFET transistors has been linked to a wide range of phenomena like random telegraph noise, 1/f noise, bias temperature...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23615

  8. Adventures with Oxide Interfaces: Electronics, Magnetism, Memory, Energy and Biology

    25 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): T. Venky Venkatesan

    In this talk I share a personal close up view of the evolution of this field and where I see it going. I will cover polar/non-polar oxide interface conductivity, defect induced magnetism, FE...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23660

  9. nanoHUB Used in Research: A One Developer/User View

    18 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

    In this presentation I will give overview of selected nanoHUB tools and their potential for performing state- of-the-art research. The tools selected for this purpose include SCHRED, QuaMC2D, and...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22754

  10. Progress Toward Wafer-Scale Thermionic Energy Conversion

    11 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roger T. Howe

    I will provide an update on recent progress at Stanford on achieving higher efficiency, wafer-scale thermionic converters – particularly, in achieving very high thermal isolation between the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23244

  11. Memory-Efficient Particle Annihilation Algorithm for Wigner Monte Carlo Simulations

    10 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul Ellinghaus

    IWCE 2015 presentation. The Wigner Monte Carlo solver, using the signed-particle method, is based on the generation and annihilation of numerical particles. The memory demands of the annihilation...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23581

  12. Ultra-Thin Silicon Membranes and Nanowires as Nanophononic and Thermoelectric Devices

    10 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Davide Donadio

    IWCE 2015 presentation. Engineering silicon at the nanoscale paves the way to new applications of this cheap, abundant, and technologically and environmentally friendly material. Transistors in...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23586

  13. Progress on Quantum Transport Simulation Using Empirical Pseudopotentials

    10 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jingtian Fang, William Gerard Hubert Vandenberghe, Massimo V Fischetti

    IWCE 2015 presentation. After performing one-dimensional simulation of electron transport in narrow quantum wires without gate control in (Fang et al., 2014) and (Fu and Fischetti, 2013) using the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23564

  14. Wigner Function Approach to Quantum Transport in QCLs

    10 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Olafur Jonasson, Irena Knezevic

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

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23576

  15. IWCE 2015: Openning Remarks

    10 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Welcome and opening remarks for the 18th International Workshop on Computational Electronics.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23559

  16. Indiana: A State that Works - An Overview of Public-Private Partnerships related to Nanoelectronics, Materials, Energy Storage, and Manufacturing

    10 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ian Steff

    Ian Steff serves as the State of Indiana’s Senior Advisor for Nanotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing. Steff joins the IEDC, the state’s lead economic development agency, fresh...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22541

  17. Multiscale Modeling of Graphene-Metal Contacts

    01 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): T. Cusati, Gianluca Fiori, A. Fortunelli, Giuseppe Iannaccone

    IWCE 2015 presentation. The quality of contacts between metals and two- dimensional materials is a critical aspect for the performance of transistors based on two-dimensional materials. In this...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22918

  18. Thermal Conductivity of III-V Semiconductor Superlattices

    25 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Song Mei, Zlatan Aksamija, Irena Knezevic

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  An InGaAs/InAlAs superlattice (SL) on an InP substrate is the mainstream material system for mid- IR quantum cascade lasers (QCL). The thermal conductivity tensor of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23177

  19. Study of the Interface Roughness Models using 3D Finite Element Schrödinger Equation Corrected Monte Carlo Simulator on Nanoscaled FinFET

    25 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Daniel Nagy, Muhammad Ali A. Elmessary, Manuel Aldegunde, Karol Kalna

    IWCE 2015 presentation.  Interface roughness scattering (IRS) is one of the key limiting scattering mechanism for both planar and non-planar CMOS devices. To predict the performance of future...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23299

  20. Calculation of phonon transmission in Si/PtSi heterostructures

    25 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jung Hyun Oh, Mincheol Shin

    In this work we examine the suppression of phonon transport in another example, Si and SiPt heterostructures (3D). This heterostrucure is believed to have the benefit that the electrical...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23442