Solid State Electronics

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Course No: 16.595; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Topics included are physical limits of microminiaturization, metal semiconductor junctions, p-n junctions diodes, (rectifiers, varaetors, tunnel diodes and photodetectors and solar cells); bipolar junction transistors, field effect transistors (junction FET, MESFET, MOSFET); heterojunction devices and high speed devices; quantum dots, wires and two dimensional quantum well devices; light emitting devices; flat panels, liquid crystals and hot electron eitters. Prerequisite: 16.523 or Pemission of Instructor.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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