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Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics

Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics

  • George W. Hanson
  • Author: George W. Hanson
    • ISBN:9788131726792
    • 10 Digit ISBN:8131726797
    • Price:Rs. 859.00
    • Pages:400
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


    This is the first actual nanoelectronics textbook for undergraduate engineering and applied sciences students. It provides an introduction to Nanoelectronics, as well as a self-contained overview of the necessary physical concepts – taking a fairly gentle but serious approach to a field that will be extremely important in the near future.

    Table of Content

    Part I Fundamentals of Nanoscopic Physics
    1. Introduction To Nanoelectronics
    2. Classical Particles, Classicalwaves, And Quantum Particles
    3. Quantum Mechanics of Electrons
    4. Free And Confined Electrons
    5. Electrons Subject To a Periodic Potential — Band Theory of Solids
    Part II Single-Electron and Few-Electron Phenomena and Devices
    1. Tunnel Junctions and Applications of Tunneling
    2. Coulomb Blockade and the Single-Electron Transistor
    Part III Many Electron Phenomena
    1. Particle Statistics and Density of States
    2. Models of Semiconductor Quantum Wells, Quantum Wires, and Quantum Dots
    3. Nanowires, Ballistic Transport, and Spin Transport

    Salient Features

    • Three-part organization
    • Many experimental results from the literature support the physical concepts described in the text.
    • A considerable number of end-of-chapter problems enable students to practice problem-solving.