Silicon earth : introduction to microelectronics and nanotechnology /

Main Author: Cressler, John D., (Author)
Format: Taylor Francis eBooks
Language:English
Published: Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2016]
Edition:Second edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. The communications revolution
  • 2. A matter of scale
  • 3. Innumerable biographies : a brief history of the field
  • 4. Widget deconstruction #1 : smartphone
  • 5. Semiconductors : lite!
  • 6. Widget deconstruction #2 : USB flash drive
  • 7. Bricks and mortar : micro/nanoelectronics fabrication
  • 8. Transistors : lite!
  • 9. From transistors to circuits to systems
  • 10. Microtools and toys : MEMS, NEMS, and BioMEMS
  • 11. Widget deconstruction #3 : GPS
  • 12. Let Ttere be light : the bright world of photonics
  • 13. The future of electronics
  • 14. The nanoworld : fact and fiction
  • 15. Societal impact.