Integrated Microelectronic Devices
Course SummaryThis course examines the physics of microelectronic semiconductor devices for silicon integrated circuit applications. Topics covered include: semiconductor fundamentals, p-n junction, metal-oxide semiconductor structure, metal-semiconductor junction, MOS field-effect transistor, and bipolar junction transistor. The course emphasizes physical understanding of device operation through energy band diagrams and short-channel MOSFET device design. Issues in modern device scaling are also outlined.
Reading Material1. Integrated Microelectronic Devices: Physics and Modeling
del Alamo, Jesús A. Integrated Microelectronic Devices: Physics and Modeling. Prentice Hall, 2009. ISBN: 9780131415096