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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.

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  1. Crystal Viewer Tool

    22 Dec 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Yuanchen Chu, Daniel F Mejia, James Fonseca, Michael Povolotskyi, Gerhard Klimeck

    Visualize different crystal lattices and planes

  2. Nano Heatflow

    25 Sep 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Joe Ringgenberg, P. Alex Greaney, daniel richards, Jeffrey C Grossman, Jeffrey B. Neaton, Justin Riley

    Study the transfer of energy between the vibrational modes of a carbon nanotube.

  3. Micromechanics Simulation Tool

    17 Aug 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): priyum jyoti, Marisol Koslowski, Lei Lei

    Tool Description

  4. Mass spectrum ion trajectory

    24 Aug 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Wei Xu, William Chappell, Zheng Ouyang, Xufeng Wang

    Ion tracing program for ion trap Mass Spectrometry chemical sensing

  5. Medici

    13 May 2004 | Tools | Contributor(s): Steven Clark

    MEDICI (Synopsys)

  6. PETE : Purdue Emerging Technology Evaluator

    26 Jun 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Arijit Raychowdhury, Charles Augustine, Yunfei Gao, Mark Lundstrom, Kaushik Roy

    Estimate circuit level performance and power of novel devices

  7. StrainBands

    15 Jun 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Joe Ringgenberg, Joydeep Bhattacharjee, Jeffrey B. Neaton, Jeffrey C Grossman, Eric Schwegler

    Explore the influence of strain on first-principles bandstructures of semiconductors.

  8. QWalk Quantum Monte Carlo Tutorial

    15 Jun 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Lucas Wagner, Jeffrey C Grossman, Jeffrey B. Neaton, Ian Michael Rousseau

    An accurate method to calculate the many body ground state of electrons

  9. Multi-gate Nanowire FET

    18 May 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Mincheol Shin

    3D simulator for silicon nanowire field effect transistors with multiple gates

  10. ElectroMat

    27 Mar 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Alexander Gavrilenko, Heng Li

    Kronig-Penney Potential

  11. Atomistic Green\'s Function Method 1-D Atomic Chain Simulation

    16 Apr 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Zhen Huang, Wei Zhang, Timothy S Fisher, Sridhar Sadasivam

    Calculation of Thermal Conductance of an Atomic Chain

  12. Adept

    01 May 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): J. L. Gray, Michael McLennan

    Simulates 1D heterostructures, including solar cells

  13. tsuprem4

    30 Apr 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Steven Clark

    TSUPREM-4 is a computer program for simulating the processing steps used in the manufacture of silicon integrated circuits and discrete devices.

  14. Illinois Tools: MOCA

    28 Mar 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Mohamed Mohamed, Umberto Ravaioli, Nahil Sobh, derrick kearney

    A 2D Full-band Monte Carlo (MOCA) Simulation of SOI Device Structures

  15. Schottky-Barrier CNFET

    16 Mar 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Arash Hazeghi, Tejas Krishnamohan, H.-S. Philip Wong

    Simulate Carbon Nanotube field Effect transistor with Schottky Barriers

  16. Carbon Nanotubes Interconnect Analyzer (CNIA)

    14 Mar 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Sansiri Tanachutiwat, Wei Wang

    Analyze performances of carbon nanotube bundle interconnects

  17. QuaMC2D

    13 Mar 2006 | Tools | Contributor(s): Shaikh S. Ahmed, Dragica Vasileska

    Quantum-corrected Monte-Carlo transport simulator for two-dimensional MOSFET devices.

  18. Periodic Potential

    21 Feb 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Heng Li, Alexander Gavrilenko

    Calculation of the allowed and forbidden states in a periodic potential

  19. CNTFET Lab

    13 Mar 2006 | Tools | Contributor(s): Neophytos Neophytou, Shaikh S. Ahmed, Eric Polizzi, Gerhard Klimeck, Mark Lundstrom

    Simulates ballistic transport properties in 3D Carbon NanoTube Field Effect Transistor (CNTFET) devices

  20. Nano-CMOS

    06 Feb 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Wei Zhao, Yu Cao

    Predictive model files for future transistor technologies., 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.