Principles Of Solid State Devices

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Course No: EECE.4740-061; SIS Class Nbr: 1431; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Open Added 1/30/19

Course Description

Principles of Solid State Devices: Crystal properties and growth of semi-conductors, atoms and electrons, Bohr's model, quantum mechanics, bonding forces and energy bands in solids, charge carriers in semiconductors, drift of carriers in electric and magnetic fields, carrier lifetime and photoconductivity, junctions, forward and reverse bias, reverse bias breakdown (Zener effect), tunnel diodes, photodiodes, LED, bipolar junction transistors, field effect transistors. A design project is included in the course.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: 16.365 Electronics I
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  • Core Codes: STEM
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Craig Armiento
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: May 20 to Jul 28
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

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