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Numerical Analysis of Electro-Thermal Phenomena in Metal by Boltzmann Transport Equation for Electron

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Kohei Ito, Ryohei Muramoto, Isamu Shiozawa, Yasushi Kakimoto, Takashi Masuoka

Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Paper No. IPACK2005-73199, pp. 2103-2107; 5 pages
doi:10.1115/IPACK2005-73199
From:
  • ASME 2005 Pacific Rim Technical Conference and Exhibition on Integration and Packaging of MEMS, NEMS, and Electronic Systems collocated with the ASME 2005 Heat Transfer Summer Conference
  • Advances in Electronic Packaging, Parts A, B, and C
  • San Francisco, California, USA, July 17–22, 2005
  • Conference Sponsors: Heat Transfer Division and Electronic and Photonic Packaging Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4200-2 | eISBN: 0-7918-3762-9
  • Copyright © 2005 by ASME

abstract

By the development of micro-fabrication technology, much smaller-size electronic devices will be soon available. In such a smaller device, a non-equilibrium state might appear in metal and/or semiconductor. In this case, it is difficult to estimate the device performance by the macroscopic transport equations that assume quasi-equilibrium distribution. We are developing a numerical simulation based on Boltzmann transport equation (BTE), which can analyze thermal and electric phenomena even when the state is far from equilibrium. In this study, we show a new formulation of BTE for free electron in metal and its calculation result: the thermoelectric power obtained agreed with that of experimental value: the heat flux derived by the non-equilibrium distribution was two-orders small than that estimated by thermal conductivity.

Copyright © 2005 by ASME

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