
ECE 495N: Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics Lecture Notes (Fall 2009)
04 Feb 2010   Contributor(s):: Mehdi Salmani Jelodar, Supriyo Datta (editor)
Lecture notes for the Fall 2009 teaching of ECE 495: Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics.

Tunneling Through Triangular Barrier: an Exercise for PCPBT
23 Jul 2008   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This exercise teaches the users that a very good result can be obtained when the triangular barrier is approximated with 11 segment piecewise constant potential barrier steps.www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF

Worked Examples for Carrier Statistics (advanced)
15 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Two worked out examples based on FermiDirac Vs MaxwellBoltzmann statistics and temperature effects are presented.

1D Modeling of HgCdTe Photodetectors Operated at Low Temperatures
30 Jul 2011   Contributor(s):: pradyumna muralidharan, Dragica Vasileska
This presentation describes the capabilities of the tool OPTODET: 1D HgCdTe photodetector modeling tool.

2D Scattering Rates Calculation
20 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, David K. Ferry
this set of slides describes the calculation of the 2D scattering rates in Q2DEG.

A methodology for SPICEcompatible modeling of nanoMOSFETs
17 Nov 2010   Contributor(s):: Alba Graciela Avila, David Espejo
An original SPICEcompatible model for Intel's 45nm HighK MOSFET is presented. It takes into account some QuantumMechanical Effects that occur at small scale like Channel Length Modulation (CLM), Threshold Voltage variation and Velocity saturation, and is the first in his class that is not...

ABACUS Exercise: Bandstructure – KronigPenney Model and TightBinding Exercise
20 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this exercise is to start with the simple KronigPenney model and understand formations of bands and gaps in the dispersion relation that describes the motion of carriers in 1D periodic potentials. The second exercise examines the behavior of the bands at the Brillouin zone...

ABACUS Exercise: Carrier Statistics
20 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
The objective of this exercise is to derive BoseEinstein and MaxwellBoltzmann statistics.

ABACUS Exercise: Carriers Distribution vs. Energy
19 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this problem is to teach the students how the occupancy function changes with temperature, therefore affecting the population of available energy states in the conduction and valence bands.

ABACUS Exercise: Conductivity and Carrier Concentration
19 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of the first problem is to teach the students how to calculate carrier conductivity in a bulk semiconductor material. The objective of the second problem is to calculate the electron and hole concentrations in a bulk sample for fixed donor and varying acceptor concentration.

ABACUS Exercise: Crystal Lattices and Miler Indices
19 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of these assignments is to teach the students about crystal lattices and Miler indices for planes and directions.

ABACUS Exercise: Light Shining on a Semiconductor
20 Jul 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this exercise is to examine the behavior of semiconductors under illumination with light.

ABACUS: MOSFET  Diffusion Process
07 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The goal of this assignment is to make familiar the students the required doses in the diffusion step of fabrication of semiconductor devices to get certain values of the volume doping densities.

ABACUS: Test for Bandstructure Lab
09 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This is a test that examines ones understanding of electronic structure once he/she has gone through the materials and exercises provided on the nanoHUB as part of the ABACUS Bandstructure topic page and running the Bandstructure Lab.

ABACUS: Test for BJT lab Tool
06 Oct 2010   Contributor(s):: Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a selflearning student or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have gone through the learning material, worked exercises and have completed the assignments and the...

ABACUS: Test for Carrier Statistics Tool
09 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a selflearning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have gone through the learning material, worked exercises and have completed the assignments and the...

ABACUS: Test for Crystal Viewer Tool
04 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a selflearning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have gone through the learning material, worked exercises and have completed the assignments and the...

ABACUS: Test for Drift Diffusion Lab
11 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a selflearning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have gone through the learning material, worked exercises and have completed the assignments and the...

ABACUS: Test for MOSCAP Tool
14 Aug 2010   Contributor(s):: Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a selflearning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have gone through the learning material, worked exercises and have completed the assignments and the...

ABACUS: Test for MOSFET Tool
17 Oct 2010   Contributor(s):: Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a selflearning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have gone through the learning material, worked exercises and have completed the assignments and the...