ELEC450 - Solid State Devices

The primary goal of this course is to provide students with the essential background on semiconductor materials and devices including a basic understanding of crystal structure, energy bands, charge carriers and junctions. Pre-requisite: MATH510, Calculus III. Co-requisite: ELEC443, Analog Circuit Design.

Course Objectives

  1. To develop a basic understanding of solid state electronic devices

  2. To develop a basic understanding of the electrical behavior of solids

  3. To study the transport of charge through a metal or a semiconductor

Student Outcomes

(a) Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.

(k) Ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

 

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