Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019


ELEC 462 001 (CRN: 24881)


Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Instructor: Naik, Gururaj
Meeting: 4:00PM - 5:15PM TR DCH 1046 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ELEC 305
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 3
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 4-OCT-2023 3:13PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
2:00PM - 5:00PM F DCH 1046
Description: This course provides an introduction to the fundamental principles of semiconductor optoelectronic devices. After reviewing the basic elements of quantum mechanics of electrons and photons, light-matter interaction (including laser oscillations), and semiconductor physics (band structure, heterostructures and alloys, optical processes), we will study the details of modern semiconductor devices for the generation, detection, and modulation of light. Cross-list: ELEC 562. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ELEC 462 if student has credit for ELEC 562.