Technische Universit├Ąt Ilmenau

Halbleiterbauelemente 2 - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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subject properties subject number 1394 - common information
subject number1394
departmentDepartment of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
ID of group2143 (Micro- and nanoelectronic Systems Group)
subject leaderProf. Dr. Martin Ziegler
languageenglisch
term Sommersemester
previous knowledge and experience

Fundamentals of electronics, Fundamentals of electrical engineering, Semiconductor devices 1

learning outcome

Knowledge:

  • Students acquire an overview on current RAM technologies: the physical background, typical applications and physical limits of different RAM and mass storage devices.

Capabilities:

  • Profound understanding of various RAM technologies and valuation of their advantages and disadvantages.
  • Knowledge of current difficulties and developments in RAM-technologies and knowledge of recent research approaches

Competences:

  • Students understand the physical background of different RAM devices, their scaling limits and functional principles.

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content

1-MOSFET Ideal and real CV curve of the MOS capacitor, Stationary behavior of the MOSFET, Small signal behavior, Short channel effects

2-Limits of Binary Computation Binary states variables, physical limits of computation, Moore's law

3-Random Access Memories DRAM, Flash memories (EPROM, EEPROM), FeRAM ,FeFET, MTJ, MRAM

4-Resistive Random Access Memories The memory gap problem, PCM, FTJ, ECM and VCM, TCM

media of instruction

PowerPoint resentations + blackbboard

literature / references

Simon M. Sze: Physics of Semiconductor Devices. Wiley & Sons 2006 Michael

S. Shur: Physics of Semiconductor Devices. Prentice Hall 1991

Simon M. Sze: Modern Semiconductor Device Physics. Wiley & Sons 1997

evaluation of teaching

Pflichtevaluation:

WS 2008/09 (Fach)

WS 2010/11 (Fach)

WS 2013/14 (Fach)

Freiwillige Evaluation:

Hospitation:

WS 2013/2014

Details in major Master Micro- and Nanotechnologies 2016
subject nameHalbleiterbauelemente 2
examination number2100572
credit points5
on-campus program (h)45
self-study (h)105
Obligationobligatory elective
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
maximum number of participants
Details in major Bachelor Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik 2008
ATTENTION: not offered anymore
subject nameSemiconductor devices 2
examination number2100046
credit points4
on-campus program (h)34
self-study (h)86
Obligationobligatory
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
maximum number of participants
Details in major Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2009, Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2009 (ET), Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2010 (ET), Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2010, Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2011 (ET)
ATTENTION: not offered anymore
subject nameSemiconductor devices 2
examination number2100046
credit points4
on-campus program (h)34
self-study (h)86
Obligationobligatory elective
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate
maximum number of participants