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Contact persons:

Asen Asenov, Vihar Georgiev

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Equipment / Facilities

Processing platform

2 clusters with around 1500 cups

Modelling platform

  • Licenses for Synopsys, QuantumWise, ADF
  • Home made code based on NEGF and DD methods

Characterization platform

James Watt Nanofabrication Center

Expertise

Beyond CMOS

Device simulation and modelling:

  • Transistors: Si, III-V, 2D materials
  • Molecular electronics: molecular flash memory, inorganic molecules
  • Interconnect: Cu-CNT interconnects

Type of simulations:

  • Density Functional Theory
  • Non-Equilibrium Greens Function
  • Drift Diffusion
  • Analytical models
  • 3D quantum simulations
  • Statistical Variability

More Moore / Logic devices & circuits

More Moore / Memories

Analysis of the device variability such as voltage threshold, retention time …

More than Moore / Sensors

More than Moore / Energy Harvesting

More than Moore / RF devices & circuits

More than Moore / Photonics devices

More than Moore / Power devices

Flexible electronics / Organic devices

  • Simulations of current flow in inorganic molecules
  • Link between the undelaying electronic structure (from chemistry point of view) and current flow in molecular electronic devices

Flexible electronics / Others

Smart systems

  • Sensors
  • Energy harvesting
  • Computation and communication

Systems design

### Expertise ### Systems design

Research interests

Beyond CMOS

  • Device Modelling and Simulations
  • Methods development
  • Molecular electronics
  • Computational chemistry
  • Material simulations and modelling
  • RRAM
  • Neuromorphic computers

More Moore / Logic devices & circuits

More Moore / Memories

  • RRAMs, MRAMs, Memristors and related neuromorphic functions
  • Gate stacks for FeRAM

More than Moore / Sensors

Field-effect and Photonics based biosensors for 3D integration on CMOS or on glass (applications in health and/or environment monitoring)

More than Moore / Energy Harvesting

Photovoltaics:

  • 3D electromagnetic modelling coupled with TCAD tools for PV cells simulation
  • Characterization (quantum efficiency, reflectivity, SHG, transport mechanisms, passivation….)

More than Moore / RF devices & circuits

  • IoT
  • Cyber security

More than Moore / Photonics devices

More than Moore / Power devices

Flexible electronics / Organic devices

  • Fabrication, measurements and simulations of large scale flexible molecular electronics
  • Graphene and other 2D material
  • Molecular memories, artificial skin for robotic application

Flexible electronics / Others

Flexible electronics

Smart systems

Systems design