ECE 3200 (Semiconductor Devices)

Introduction to Semiconductor Device Physics

3 Credit(s)

Enrollment Requirement: Prerequisites: Full Major status in Electrical Engineering OR Computer Engineering.
Components: Lecture

Covers semiconductor material properties including crystal structure, classification of crystals, and electronic structure of atoms within the semiconductor. Provides derivations of principles of quantum mechanics and application to problems such as the quantum well. Covers energy bands and changes to energy levels within energy bands from doping, fundamentals of carrier generation, transportation, recombination, and the structure and operation principles of the basic solid-state p-n junction.

Sample Syllabus (here)

Example of Dr. Yoon’s Video Lecture (recoded in spring 2021 during COVID; Week 3)