Technische Universität Ilmenau

Semiconductor devices - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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module properties 100413 - common information
module number100413
departmentDepartment of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
ID of group 2143 (Micro- and nanoelectronic Systems Group)
module leaderProf. Dr. Martin Ziegler
requirements

Principles of electronics and electrical engineering

learning outcome

Student are able to understand the mode of operation and to analyze bipolar and field-effekt devices.

Details in major Bachelor Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik 2013
module nameSemiconductor devices
credit points10
Obligationunknown
certificate of the module Individual achievements or exams
details of the certificate
subject properties subject number 100413 - common information
subject number100413
departmentDepartment of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
ID of group2143 (Micro- and nanoelectronic Systems Group)
subject leaderProf. Dr. Martin Ziegler
languageenglisch
term Sommersemester
previous knowledge and experience

Fundamentals of electronics, Fundamentals of electrical engineering

learning outcome

Knowledge:

  • Students will be able to understand and analyze the principles of bipolar semiconductor devices
  • Students acquire an overview on current RAM technologies: the physical background, typical applications and physical limits of different RAM and mass storage devices.

Capabilities:

  • Students can compare various advantages and disadvantages of bipolar devices.
  • Profound understanding of various RAM technologies and valuation of their advantages and disadvantages.
  • Knowledge of current difficulties and developments in RAM-technologies and knowledge of recent research approaches

Competences:

  • Students understand the physical background of different RAM devices, their scaling limits and functional principles.
content
  • Physical principles of semiconductors
  • Metal-semiconductor contact
  • bipolar transistor
  • MOSFET
  • Limits of Binary Computation
  • Random Access Memories
  • Resistive Random Access Memories

 

media of instruction

Blackboard + PowerPoint presentations

literature / references

Simon M. Sze: Physics of Semiconductor Devices, Wiley & Sons 2006

Michael S. Shur: Physics of Semiconductor Devices. Prentice Hall 1991

Simon M. Sze: Modern Semiconductor Device Physics. Wiley & Sons 1997

R. Waser (ed.), Nanoelectronics and Information Technology, Wiley VCH 2005

evaluation of teaching

Pflichtevaluation:

WS 2013/14 (fach)

Freiwillige Evaluation:

Hospitation:

Details in major Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2013 (ET), Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2014 (ET), Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2015 (ET), Master Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen 2018 (ET)
subject nameSemiconductor devices
examination number210433
credit points10
on-campus program (h)90
self-study (h)210
Obligationobligatory elective
examexamination performance with multiple performances
details of the certificate

1. FS - sPL 120 min

2. FS - mPL 30 min

maximum number of participants
Details in major Master Mathematik und Wirtschaftsmathematik 2013 (AM)
subject nameSemi-conductor devices, Part 1
examination number2100431
credit points5
on-campus program (h)45
self-study (h)105
Obligationobligatory elective
examwritten examination performance, 120 minutes
details of the certificate
maximum number of participants
Details in major Bachelor Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik 2013
subject nameSemiconductor devices
examination number210433
credit points10
on-campus program (h)90
self-study (h)210
Obligationobligatory
examexamination performance with multiple performances
details of the certificate

1. FS - sPL 120 min

2. FS - mPL 30 min

maximum number of participants