362.152 Materials, processes and technologies og microelectronics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

...describe novel transistor architectures and technologies to minimize short channel effects and enhance scalability.
...correctly apply mechanical strain to engineer carrier mobilities and enhance transistor performence.

... combine the current technological concepts of MOSFET manufacturing
... identify future trends of the International Roadmap for Devices and Systems
... describe alternative logic components (e.g. spin-FETs, Nanomagnet Logic)
... understand alternative uses for bioelectronic applications

...compare continuum and atomistic models in process simulation.
...select a simulation method for a problem of process simulation.
...describe the most important simulation methods.

Subject of course

New materials, processes, and devices as seen by the ITRS Roadmap
Introduction to Computational Materials Science with applications in semiconductor technology
Own research results (nanomagnetologic, FIB simulation)

Teaching methods

Lectures with digital presentations

Mode of examination


Additional information

Die Lehrveranstaltung wird erst im Sommersemester 2021 wieder abgehalten.



Course dates

Thu11:00 - 12:0005.03.2020Seminarraum 362 - 1 Introduction

Examination modalities

Oral exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.02.2020 00:00 30.04.2020 23:59



No lecture notes are available.

Preceding courses

Continuative courses