
ECE 606 Lecture 8: Density of States
04 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Calculation of density of statesDensity of states for specific materialsCharacterization of Effective MassConclusions

ECE 606 Lecture 7: Energy Bands in Real Crystals
04 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Ek diagram/constant energy surfaces in 3D solidsCharacterization of Ek diagram: BandgapCharacterization of Ek diagram: Effective MassConclusions

ECE 606 Lecture 5: Energy Bands
04 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Schrodinger equation in periodic U(x)Bloch theoremBand structureProperties of electronic bandsConclusions

ECE 606 Lecture 6: Energy Bands (continued)
04 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Properties of electronic bandsEk diagram and constant energy surfacesConclusions

ECE 606 Lecture 4: Solution of Schrodinger Equation
04 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Timeindependent Schrodinger EquationAnalytical solution of toy problemsBound vs. tunneling statesConclusionsAdditional Notes: Numerical solution of Schrodinger Equation

ECE 659 Lecture 8: Scattering Theory of Transport
03 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 659 Lecture 7: Hall Effect II
03 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 659 Lecture 6: Hall Effect I
03 Feb 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 606 Lecture 3: Elements of Quantum Mechanics
28 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Why do we need quantum physicsQuantum conceptsFormulation of quantum mechanicsConclusions

ECE 606 Lecture 2: Geometry of Periodic Crystals
28 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Volume & surface issues for BCC, FCC, Cubic latticesImportant material systemsMiller indices ConclusionsHelpful software tool: Crystal Viewer in the ABACUS tool suite.

ECE 606 Lecture 1: Introduction
28 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:Course information Current flow in semiconductors Types of material systems Classification of crystals

ECE 659 Quantum Transport: Atom to Transistor
27 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta
Spring 2009 This is a newly produced version of the course that was formerly available. We would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding the new format and contents. Traditionally atomistic approaches have been used to model materials in terms of average parameters like the...

ECE 659 Lecture 5: Where is the Resistance?
27 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 659 Lecture 4: Landauer Model
27 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 659 Lecture 1: Introduction
21 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 659 Lecture 2: Molecular, Ballistic and Diffusive Transport
21 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 659 Lecture 3: Mobility
21 Jan 2009   Contributor(s):: Supriyo Datta

ECE 612 Lecture 27: Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors
15 Dec 2008   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

ECE 612 Lecture 26: Heterostructure FETs
10 Dec 2008   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
Outline:1) Introduction,2) Heterojunction review,3) Modulation doping,4) IV characteristics,5) Device Structure / Materials,6) Summary.

ECE 612 Lecture 25: SOI Electrostatics
08 Dec 2008   Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom
Outline:1. Introduction,2. General solution, 3. VTF vs. VGB,4. Subthreshold slope,5. Double gate (DG) SOI,6. Recap,7. Discussion,8. Summary.