Course details of EP 426 - Physics of Quantum Devices

Course Name Physics of Quantum Devices
Total Credits 6
Type T
Lecture 2
Tutorial 0
Practical 1
Selfstudy 0
Half Semester N
Prerequisite
Text Reference Physics of semiconductor devices- S. M. Sze Physics of optoelectrnic devices- S. L. Chuang Optoelectronics- J. Wilson and J. F. B. Hawkes- Prentice hall of India
Description # Junctions: p-n junction in equilibrium, forward and reverse biased p-n junction, I_V characteristics, break down, transient and switching behavior, Junction geometry and capacitance, Rectifier, zener and tunnel diodes, BJT, I-V Characteristics, switching behavior, small signal model, JFET and MOSFET devices # Low dimensional Semiconductors: Quantum well structures, quantum wires and quantum dots, Exciton absorption, saturation and carrier transport in quantum well structures # Quantum Devices: LEDs, Charge and optical confinements, Device response, drive circuits, Stimulated emission as a basis of lasers, Cavity and modes, Diode lasers, DFB and DBR lasers, VCSEL lasers, quantum well lasers, quantum cascade laser, Single photon generators, quantum well modulators and switches, p-n junction solar cells, Junction photodiodes- PIN APD , Single photon detectors, CCDs and optical imaging, superconductivity, cooper pair, Josephson junction, SQUID, Magnetic storage devices, electron spin and spintronics
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