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Prerequisites: "C-" or better in (ECE 1240 OR ECE 1250) AND "C" or better in (MATH 1220 OR MATH 1320 OR MATH 1321 OR AP Calc BC score of 4 or higher) AND Full Major status in (Electrical Engineering OR Computer Engineering).
Covers semiconductor material properties including crystal structure, classification of crystals, and electronic structure of atoms within the semiconductor. Provides derivations of principles of quantum mechanics and application to problems such as the quantum well. Covers energy bands and changes to energy levels within energy bands from doping, fundamentals of carrier generation, transportation, recombination, and the structure and operation principles of the basic solid-state p-n junction.