4 units – Winter Quarter
Lecture: 3 hours
Discussion: 1 hour
Prerequisite: EEC 140A
Grading: Letter; midterms and final (70%: midterm 1 20%, midterm 2 20%, final 30%), weekly quizzes (10%), weekly homework (20%).
Electronic and physical properties of materials used in electronics, ICs, optoelectronics and MEMS. Thermal, mechanical, conductive, optical and nonlinear properties, along with synthesis and deposition methods of semiconductors, dielectrics, metals, optical materials, organic semiconductors and magnetic thin films are discussed.
Expanded Course Description:
Thorough understanding of the materials used in electronic and MEMS devices, including semiconductors, metals and dielectrics, both bulk and thin films.
Instructors: Hunt, Islam, Kiehl, Seker, Hihath, Woodall
THIS COURSE DOES NOT DUPLICATE ANY EXISTING COURSE.
Last revised: April 2012