Nanoscale Effects: Gate Oxide Leakage Currents

  • Amit Chaudhry


In this chapter, a review of gate oxide scaling problems, physics, and models in MOSFETs has been done. The modeling approach to gate tunneling used in several industry-standard compact MOS models has been presented. Some special cases of gate oxide tunneling have also been considered in this chapter.


Gate Voltage Transmission Probability Phase Lock Loop Gate Oxide Fowler Nordheim 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amit Chaudhry
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  1. 1.University Institute of Engineering and Technology Punjab UniversityChandigarhIndia

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