Skip to main content

Advertisement

Figure 1 | Nanoscale Research Letters

Figure 1

From: Quantum Capacitance Extraction for Carbon Nanotube Interconnects

Figure 1

Energetics of a capacitive element. a The conduction bands (shown by the shaded region) under equilibrium, b In a macroscopic capacitor on application of a bias, the bands shift by an amount , where i = 1, 2 represent the left and right plates, respectively. c In a mesoscopic capacitor, the charge redistribution due to coulombic coupling causes the bulk to lose its charge neutrality. The chemical potential changes by an amount from its equilibrium value μ0

Back to article page