
Introduction to process modeling
04 Aug 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of slides introduces the students into basic concepts of process modeling.

Smith Chart Examples
04 Aug 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Smith charts are used in RF applications to represent Sparameters and reflection coefficients of a twoport network. Examples are also given on calculation of the Sparameters for MEMT Structures using Silvaco ATLAS BLAZE module. Matching network construction is also illustrated.

Sparameters
04 Aug 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of lecture notes introduces the students to the concept of sparameters that are used for characterization of RF circuits.

Silvaco Athena  Part 1
04 Aug 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This is part of a series of lectures on process modeling. In this lecture some introductory concepts are described followed by a description of the ion implantation process.

Silvaco Athena  Part 2
04 Aug 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of powerpoint slides describes the diffusion and the oxidation process. Also briefly described are etching and epitaxy process.

Test for Monte Carlo Learning Module
30 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
this is a test for the MC Learning Module.

Device Parameters Extraction Within Silvaco Simulation Software
30 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of slides explains the extract statements within SILVACO simulation software.

Tunneling
30 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of slides describes the quantummechanical process for tunneling and how it is accounted for in modeling semiconductor devices. We explain WKB approximation, transfer matrix approach and the TsuEsaki formula for the calculation of the current.

Why Computational Electromagnetics?
28 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of lectures explains the need for computational electromagnetics and what methods are available for solving electromagnetic problems.

Thermal effects
28 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of lecture notes explains electrothermal and thermoelectric effects as they occur in semiconductor materials and devices.

ACUTE  Process Simulation Assignment
28 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This assignment teaches the students the ion implantation process.

Real space treatment of Electron_Electron and ElectronIon Interactions in Particlebased Simulators
22 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This material teaches the students how to incorporate ee and ei interactions effectivelly and accurately within a particlebased device simulation scheme.

Schred: Solve a Challenge
21 Jul 2011  Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This is a challenge problem for Schred.

Test for SCHRED
21 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This is a test that checks the knowledge of the students before and after performing the exercises in the Schred Learning Module. It examines whether students understand concepts of quantum confinement, MOS capacitance and average distance of the carriers.

MESFET Operation Description
15 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of slides gives MESFET operation description from a physical standpoint.

AQME: SCHRED Assignment – Quantum Confinement
13 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This assignment teaches the students about quantum confinement in MOS capacitors.

MOSFET Lab Exercise: Series Resistance and Transistor Breakdown
13 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This exercise is supposed to teach the students the role of the source and drain resistance on device output characteristics. The second portion of the assignment is supposed to train students how to simulate MOSFET operation near transistor breakdown.

Test for Abacus
13 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This test checks preparedness of students in semiconductor device theory.

Exercise: Resonant Tunneling Diode
13 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This is an exercise for resonant tunneling diode.

RTD Topic Page: Test for Resonant Tunneling Diode
13 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This is a test for Resonant Tunneling Diode topic page.