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Semiconductor devices 1 - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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module properties 101754 - common information
module number101754
department
ID of group 2143 (Micro- and nanoelectronic Systems Group)
module leaderProf. Dr. Martin Ziegler
requirements

Fundamentals of electronics, Fundamentals of electrical engineering

learning outcome

Students will be able to understand and analyze the principles of bipolar semiconductor devices so that they can compare various advantages and disadvantages of bipolar devices.

Details in major Master Micro- and Nanotechnologies 2016
module nameSemiconductor devices 1
credit points5
Obligationobligatory
certificate of the module Individual achievements or exams
details of the certificate
subject properties subject number 101754 - common information
subject number101754
department
ID of group2143 (Micro- and nanoelectronic Systems Group)
subject leaderProf. Dr. Martin Ziegler
languageenglisch
term Wintersemester
previous knowledge and experience

Fundamentals of electronics, Fundamentals of electrical engineering

learning outcome

Students will be able to understand and analyze the principles of bipolar semiconductor devices so that they can compare various advantages and disadvantages of bipolar devices.

content

​- Physical principles of semiconductors (carrier densities, basic drift-diffusion-semiconductor equations, generation and recombination mechanisms)

- Metal-semiconductor contact (types, current flow mechanisms, small-signal and switching behavior)

- bipolar transistor (stationary behavior, cut-off frequencies) 

media of instruction

Blackboard + PowerPoint presentation

literature / references

Simon M. Sze: Physics of Semiconductor Devices, John Wiley & Sons Inc ,2006;
Michael Shur: Physics of Semiconductor Devices, Prentice Hall 1991;
Simon M. Sze: Modern Semiconductor Device Physics, John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1997

evaluation of teaching

Pflichtevaluation:

SS 2010 (Fach)

Freiwillige Evaluation:

Hospitation:

Details in major Master Micro- and Nanotechnologies 2016
subject nameSemiconductor devices 1
examination number2100554
credit points5
on-campus program (h)45
self-study (h)105
Obligationobligatory
examwritten examination performance, 120 minutes
details of the certificate
maximum number of participants