In this lecture, emphasis is put on understanding the physics of semiconductors in terms of the behavior of electrons.

- To understand electronic structure of semiconductors.
- To understand carrier generation mechanism.
- To understand physics of carrier transport.

Class schedule | HW assignments (Including preparation and review of the class.) | Amount of Time Required | |
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1. | Introduction | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

2. | Basic Crystal Structure | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

3. | Electronic Structure of Metals | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

4. | Electronic Structure of Semiconductors and Insulators | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

5. | Generation and Recombination Processes | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

6. | Donors and Acceptors | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

7. | Fermi-Dirac Distributions | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

8. | Electronic Density of States | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

9. | Carrier Density of Intrinsic Semiconductors | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

10. | Carrier Density of Extrinsic Semiconductors | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

11. | Optical Properties | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

12. | Carrier Drift | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

13. | Carrier Diffusion | Review of the corresponding chapter in the textbook | 180minutes |

14. | Examination | Review of the textbook | 360minutes |

Total. | - | - | 2700minutes |

小テスト | 期末テスト | Total. | |
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1. | 10% | 20% | 30% |

2. | 10% | 25% | 35% |

3. | 10% | 25% | 35% |

Total. | 30% | 70% | - |

S.M.Sze, Semiconductor Devices, Physics and Technology, 2nd Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2002

- Course that cultivates an ability for utilizing knowledge

Work experience | Work experience and relevance to the course content if applicatable |
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N/A | N/A |

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