227-0145-00L  Solid State Electronics and Optics

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

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