Fiches de cours

Semiconductor devices I

EE-557

Enseignant(s) :

Matioli Elison de Nazareth

Langue:

English

Summary

This course aims to give a solid introduction to semiconductors, from Silicon to compound semiconductors, making the connection between the physics and their application in real life. We will explore several experimental techniques related to current semiconductor research and development.

Content

1. Introduction to Semiconductor Physics

2. Carrier Generation and Recombination

3. Charge Transport

4. Non-uniformly doped semiconductors

5. p-n junctions

6. Metal semiconductor junctions

7. Metal Oxide Semiconductor MOSFETs

8. Semiconductor junctions (Compound semiconductors)

9. Semiconductor devices of today

 

Keywords

Semiconductors, compound, Silicon, GaAs, GaN, transistors, LEDs, solar cells, HEMTs

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Physique général III et IV, Electronique I et II

Teaching methods

Lectures

Assignments

Lab sessions

Simulations

 

Assessment methods

homeworks, mid-term and final exams

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes

Resources

Notes/Handbook

Notes and slides will be published on moodle after each lecture

Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13  DIA003  
13-14    
14-15     
15-16ELD120    
16-17    
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand