||1) Obtain a general vision about the state-of-the-art in nanoelectronics mainly from the anallysis of the International Technology reoadmap for Semiconductors. This will include the understanding of the most important technological barriers, the research goals and the main evolution trends. 2) To know the main techniques for the fabrication of electron devices, with the goal of establishing a link to their performance. 3) To adquire a broad view of the main techniques for the simulation of nanoelectronic devices, being able to determine which method is mots adequate for each particular situation. 4) Get some understanding of the principles of operation of the main nanoelectronic devices, including devices for logic and memory.