Course Information

Course Code:
Course Number:
Code Course Name Language Type
EHB 442E Semiconductor Devices English Elective
Local Credits ECTS Theoretical Tutorial Laboratory
3 6 3 0 0
Course Prerequisites and Class Restriction
Prerequisites EHB 231 MIN DD
or EHB 231E MIN DD
or EHB 222 MIN DD
or EHB 222E MIN DD
Class Restriction None
Course Description
Basics of semiconductor physics and quantum mechanics; energy bands and charge carriers in semiconductors; excess carriers in semiconductors; PN-junction theory; continuity equations in diodes; secondary effects in diodes; metal-semiconductor junction theory; BJT operation – Biasing of BJTs; BJT device models – Ebers Moll Model; secondary effects in BJTs; MOS capacitor; MOSFET, MESFET, HEMT operation; secondary effects in MOSFETs; physics of optical devices