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Electronics 2015, 4(4), 969-978; doi:10.3390/electronics4040969

Electrical Compact Modeling of Graphene Base Transistors

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CNRS and University of Bordeaux, IMS UMR 5218, Talence 33400, France
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DIEGM—University of Udine via delle Scienze, 208 22100 Udine, Italy
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Academic Editor: Frank Schwierz
Received: 30 July 2015 / Revised: 22 October 2015 / Accepted: 2 November 2015 / Published: 18 November 2015
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Two-Dimensional Electronics - Prospects and Challenges)
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Abstract

Following the recent development of the Graphene Base Transistor (GBT), a new electrical compact model for GBT devices is proposed. The transistor model includes the quantum capacitance model to obtain a self-consistent base potential. It also uses a versatile transfer current equation to be compatible with the different possible GBT configurations and it account for high injection conditions thanks to a transit time based charge model. Finally, the developed large signal model has been implemented in Verilog-A code and can be used for simulation in a standard circuit design environment such as Cadence or ADS. This model has been verified using advanced numerical simulation. View Full-Text
Keywords: graphene; transistor; GBT; circuit; compact; SPICE; electrical; model; large signal graphene; transistor; GBT; circuit; compact; SPICE; electrical; model; large signal
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Frégonèse, S.; Venica, S.; Driussi, F.; Zimmer, T. Electrical Compact Modeling of Graphene Base Transistors. Electronics 2015, 4, 969-978.

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