Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

ELEC 361 001 (CRN: 24879)

QUANTUM MECHANICS FOR ENGINEER

Long Title: QUANTUM MECHANICS FOR ENGINEERS
Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Instructor: Bharadwaj, Palash
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR DCH 1046 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: ELEC 261
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 8
Enrollment data as of: 19-SEP-2020 6:27PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
26-APR-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R DCH 1046
 
Description: This course provides the background in quantum mechanics and solid state physics necessary for further studies in semiconductor optoelectronic devices, quantum electronics, nanoscience, and photonics. Examples include: electronic energy levels in semiconductor quantum wells and superlattices; tunneling phenomena in semiconductor devices; the Kronig-Penney model; crystal momentum, effective mass, and Bloch oscillations; band structure of graphene and carbon nanotubes; and introduction to quantum information science.