Physics of Semiconductor Devices

Physics of Semiconductor Devices
Device physics, with an in-depth study of the MOS transistor and other nanoscale computing devices.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPHSCS 281; or PHSCS 581; or EC EN 450
 TaughtFall Contact Department
Course Outcomes

Analyze Devices

Apply the fundamental mechanisms and models to the analysis of devices such as silicon mosfets, silicon on insulator transistors, carbon nanotube transistors, and graphene transistors.

Fundamental Mechanisms

Identify the fundamental mechanisms and models of these mechanisms controlling the operation of semiconductor devices.

Learn the Literature

Find, read, and utilize contemporary semiconductor device physics literature to write reviews of this literature.