16.595 Solid State Electronics

Solid State Electronics

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 32955
Status Active

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.