Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

ELEC 361 001 (CRN: 21838)

QUANTUM MECHANICS FOR ENGINEER

Long Title: QUANTUM MECHANICS FOR ENGINEERS
Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Instructor: Kono, Junichiro
Meeting: 1:30PM - 2:50PM TR KCK 102 (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
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
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ELEC 261
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 21-MAY-2022 1:29AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
9-MAY-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM U TBA TBA
 
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.