[ 461NCOSPLDV23 ] VL Physics of Low Dimensional Systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Physics Gunther Springholz 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Physics 2023W
Objectives To provide basic concepts and knowledge about electronic systems where the carrier movement is restricted by potentials in one or more dimensions.
Subject Electronic Density of States in low dimensional systems; wave functions and energy eigenvalues in quantum wells (2D), quantum wires (1D) and quantum dots (0D). Electronic transport and optical properties; practical realizations and applications of low-dimensional systems.
Criteria for evaluation Oral Exam, dates by arrangement.
Methods Lecture
Language German und English
Study material Script available. Additional study material will be announced during the course.
Changing subject? No
Further information Basic course for Master and PhD students interested in Nano- and Materials Science, in particular semiconductor physics.
Is completed if TPMPNVOPHNS: VO Physik niedrigdimensionaler Systeme (4,5 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment