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[ 489MAPHHLPV17 ] VL Semiconductor and Solid State Physics

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Physics Friedrich Schäffler 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Electronics and Information Technology 2017W
Objectives
  • Basic concepts of solid state physics with emphasis on semiconductor physics
  • Introduction to the basic concepts of semiconductor transport devices
Subject
  • binding in solids
  • crystal types
  • diffraction on crystals
  • reciprocal space
  • electronic band structure
  • effective mass
  • shallow donors and acceptors
  • density of states
  • intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors
  • drift and diffusion currents
  • generation/recombination
  • carrier injection
  • equation of continuity
  • p/n junction
  • bipolar junction transistor
  • Schottky diode
  • MOS diode and MOSFET
Criteria for evaluation oral exam
Methods
  • blackboard and powerpoint
  • demonstration material
  • concise manuscript
Language German
Study material (*)
  • Charles Kittel, Einführung in die Festkörperphysik, Oldenburg Verlag 2005
  • H. Ibach, H. Lüth, Festkörperphysik, Springer 2009 (eBook in der JKU Bibliothek)
  • S. M. Sze, Semiconductor Devices: Physics and Technology, John Wiley and Sons 2001
  • R. Sauer, Halbleiterphysik: Lehrbuch für Physiker und Ingenieure, Oldenbourg München, 2009
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence