A Numerical Implementation of the Energy Balance Equations Based on Physical Considerations

  • W. Schoenmaker
  • R. Vankemmel


We present an implementation of the energy balance equations in two dimensional device simulators which is based on a definite positive formulation of the ohmic energy sources for the carriers.


Hydrodynamic Model Numerical Implementation Energy Balance Equation Matter Transport Gate MOSFET 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Schoenmaker
    • 1
  • R. Vankemmel
    • 1
  1. 1.IMECLeuvenBelgium

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