227-0145-00L  Solid State Electronics and Optics

SemesterAutumn Semester 2020
LecturersN. Yazdani, V. Wood
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


227-0145-00 GSolid State Electronics and Optics4 hrs
Mon14:15-16:00ETZ E 8 »
Thu14:15-16:00LFW C 4 »
N. Yazdani, V. Wood

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Abstract"Solid State Electronics" is an introductory condensed matter physics course covering crystal structure, electron models, classification of metals, semiconductors, and insulators, band structure engineering, thermal and electronic transport in solids, magnetoresistance, and optical properties of solids.
ObjectiveUnderstand the fundamental physics behind the mechanical, thermal, electric, magnetic, and optical properties of materials.
Prerequisites / NoticeRecommended background:
Undergraduate physics, mathematics, semiconductor devices

Performance assessment

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ECTS credits6 credits
ExaminersN. Yazdani, V. Wood
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 180 minutes
Written aidsNone
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