Mobility Model for Hydrodynamic Transport Equations

  • Andreas Schenk
Part of the Computational Microelectronics book series (COMPUTATIONAL)


The hydrodynamic (HD) transport scheme [2.8, 2.56] has become a standard device simulation tool with the capability for describing nonlocal and nonstationary phenomena. Computation times compare favorably with those of Monte Carlo (MC) simulations [2.23] and methods based on a spherical-harmonics (SH) expansion of the Boltzmann transport equation (BTE) [2.59]. Thus, it is suitable also for more sophisticated applications like power-device, multi-device or 3D-device simulations.


Monte Carlo Electron Mobility Mobility Model Hole Mobility Impurity Scattering 
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  • Andreas Schenk
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  1. 1.Institut für Integrierte SystemeETH ZürichSchweiz

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