Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2022


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ELEC 562 001 (CRN: 12076)


Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Instructor: Naik, Gururaj
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR (22-AUG-2022 - 2-DEC-2022) 
Part of Term: 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):
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 5
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 5
Enrollment data as of: 22-JUL-2024 11:55AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
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. Additional coursework required beyond the undergraduate course requirements. Cross-list: ELEC 462. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ELEC 562 if student has credit for ELEC 462.