Electrical and Computer Engineering

ECE 205 Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics

Covers microscopic theory of electron transport in nanoelectronic devices and transistors. Topics include: ballistic transport; quantum conductance, NEGF-Landauer formalisms; molecular conductors; graphene and carbon nanotubes, quantum resonant tunneling devices; nanotransistors; and spintronics. (Formerly EE 218.)


Prerequisite(s): ECE 201 or ECE 207. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students. Students with background in basic matrix algebra and MATLAB programming may enroll with permission of instructor.