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Unformatted text preview: ECE 474: Principles of Electronic Devices Prof. Virginia Ayres Electrical & Computer Engineering Michigan State University [email protected] V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Lecture 01: Intro to Course Start: Physical structures of crystal systems that are important for devices V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Lecture 01: Intro to Course Start: Physical structures of crystal systems that are important for devices V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Course Introduction: Lecture Time: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:50-2:40 p.m. Place: Room 2250 Engineering Building Instructor: Virginia Ayres, Associate Professor Website: http://www.egr.msu.edu/classes/ece474/ayresv Telephone: 517-355-5236 email: [email protected] , [email protected] Office: C-104, Engineering Research Complex Office Hours: 6:00-9:00 p.m. evening before homework is due in the Engineering Library Prerequisites: ECE 183 & 303 & 305 Text: Principles of Electronic Devices, 6 th Edition, B. Streetman and S. Bannerjee V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Course Introduction: Grading Exam 01 100 pts. Exam 02 100 pts. Final 150 pts. Homework 50 pts. (discussion next page) Total 400 pts V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Course Introduction: Homework Grades Homework 50 pts. = 12.5% of 400 5 pr/wk x 10 pts/pr x 16 weeks = 800 pts If you earn 672/800 Ù 42/50 = good score! A string of 0’s for missed assignments: 300/800 Ù 18.75/50 = grade lowering score V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Course Introduction: Content v. Exams Exam 01 Chapter 8 Optoelectronics = semiconductor solar cells Chapter 7 Bipolar Junction Transistors Chapter 6 Field Effect Transistors High electron mobility transistors Chapter 5 pn Junctions Schottky barriers and Ohmic contacts Chapter 4 Charge carriers and diffusion in 3D Light generated carriers Chapter 3 & Appendix IV 3D, 2D, 1D energy density of states Energy Bands (3D) Chapter 2 Quantum Mechanics: electrons as waves, (statistical) expectation values, quantum wells, quantum tunnelling Chapter 1 Notes on website Physical structures: cubic semiconductors, metals, graphene and CNTs Planes and directions Lattice matching From: Topics: V.M. Ayres, ECE474, Spring 2011 Course Introduction: Content v. Exams Exam 02 Chapter 8 Optoelectronics = semiconductor solar cells Chapter 7 Bipolar Junction Transistors...
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