University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Ve320: Introduction to Semiconductor Devices

Credit: 4 credits
Pre-requisites: Ve 215 , Vp 240 or Vp 260
Content: Introduction to semiconductors in terms of atomic bonding and electron energy bands. Equilibrium statistics of electrons and holes. Carrier dynamics; continuity, drift, and diffusion currents; generation and recombination processes, including important optical processes.
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