Quantum Transport in Submicron Devices

A Theoretical Introduction

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ISBN: 978-3-642-62808-5 (Print) 978-3-642-56133-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVII

  2. General Formalism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

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      Pages 3-5

      The Many Faces of Transport

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      Pages 7-26

      Classical Mechanics

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      Pages 27-33

      Mathematical Interlude

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      Pages 35-51

      Quantum Mechanics

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      Pages 53-77

      Single-Particle Quantum Mechanics

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      Pages 79-98

      Second Quantization

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      Pages 99-114

      Equilibrium Statistical Mechanics

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      Pages 115-130

      Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics

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      Pages 131-135

      Wigner Distribution Functions

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      Pages 137-154

      Balance Equations

  3. Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 155-156

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      Pages 157-167

      Velocity—Field Characteristics of a Silicon MOSFET

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      Pages 169-187

      Gate Leakage Currents

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      Pages 189-207

      Quantum Transport in Vertical Devices

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      Pages 209-219

      An Exactly Solvable Electron—Phonon System

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      Pages 221-224

      Open Versus Closed Systems

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      Pages 225-244

      Conductance Quantization

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      Pages 245-249

      Transport in Quantum Wires

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      Pages 251-260

      Future Work

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 261-270