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Solid State Devices

Professor Yoichi AKASAKA

Prof. Akasaka retired in March, 2006

Engineering Science
Osaka University

Course Structure: 1 time a week, 90 min.


Course Description

The purpose of this lecture is to give an introduction of solid state devices.

Firstly, basic properties of electronic materials and electron and hole behaviors in semiconductors are explained as the fundamental knowledge. Then the lecture gives operation principles, characteristics and applications of various important electronic and photonic devices such as diodes, transistors, integrated circuits, light emitting diodes, semiconductor lasers, sensors, solar cells and memory devices, and moreover, advances to recent device development in computer, display, fast communication systems, etc.

Copyright 2010, by the Contributing Authors. Cite/attribute Resource. Akasaka, Y. (2007, June 12). Solid State Devices(Syllabus only). Retrieved October 24, 2018, from Osaka University Open Course Ware Web site: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons License