EE529: Semiconductor Optics and Optical Devices

Course name Semiconductor Optics and Optical Devices
Course number EE527
Cross listings: none
Credit Hours 4
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Prerequisites Required: graduate standing or permission of instructor
Course Description Perturbation of energy states in semiconductors; direct and indirect transitions; absorption processes; optical constants; absorption spectroscopy; radiative and nonradiative transitions; processes occurring at p-n junctions; junction devices; LEDs and semiconductor lasers; photovoltaics and photoconductors.
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Keywords ICs, integrated circuits, fabrication, processing, chips, silicon
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Contact Name: Martin Afromowitz
Department: Electrical Engineering

This course is part of the curriculum in Applied Microtechnology at the University of Washington.

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