2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    Jul 20, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda)

ECE-GY 6523 Nanoelectronic Devices

3 Credits
Introduction to quantum mechanics (Schroedinger’s equation); energy-band diagrams in semiconductors, quantum effects in MOS transistors; analytical description of ultra-thin body (UTB) MOSFETs, FinFETs and tunnel FETs; introduction to mesoscopic transport; MIT virtual source model; novel channel materials for transistors (InGaAs, graphene, carbon nanotubes), alternate state variable devices (design in sub-nanometer nodes, spintronics).

Prerequisite(s): ECE-GY 6513   or has taken an undergraduate course in solid state devices. Undergraduate students must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher.
Weekly Lecture Hours: 3 | Weekly Lab Hours: 0 | Weekly Recitation Hours: 0