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Scattering is a general physical process where some forms of radiation, such as light, sound, or moving particles, are forced to deviate from a straight trajectory by one or more localized non-uniformities in the medium through which they pass. In conventional use, this also includes deviation of reflected radiation from the angle predicted by the law of reflection. Reflections that undergo scattering are often called diffuse reflections and unscattered reflections are called specular(mirror-like) reflections.

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Online Presentations (41-44 of 44)

  1. Lecture 3: Low Bias Transport in Graphene: An Introduction

    18 Sep 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Introduction and Objectives Theory Experimental approach Results Discussion Summary Lecture notes are available for this lecture.


  2. Illinois ECE 598EP Lecture 8 - Hot Chips: Thermal Conductivity of Solids

    24 Jun 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop, Omar N Sobh

    Thermal Conductivity of Solids Topics: Kinetic Theory of Energy Transport Simple Kinetic Theory Assumptions Phonon MFP and Scattering Time Silicon Film Thermal Conductivity Silicon...


  3. ECE 659 Lecture 8: Scattering Theory of Transport

    03 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta


  4. Lecture 4: Scattering in Nanoscale MOSFETs

    08 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    No MOSFET is ever fully ballistic - there is always some carrier scattering. Scattering makes the problem complicated and requires detailed numerical simulations to treat properly. My objective...