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Fall 2018-2019
ELE 540   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Organic Materials for Photonics & Electronics

Antoine Kahn

An introduction to organic materials with application to active electronic and photonic devices. Basic concepts and terminology in organic materials, and electronic and optical structure-property relationships are discussed. Charge transport, light emission and photoinduced charge transfer are examined. Finally, archetype organic devices as light emitting diodes, photodetectors, solar cells and transistors are described.

Sample reading list:
Pope, M. & Swenberg, C.E, Electronic Processes in Organic Crystals and Polymers NEW ED
Silinsh, E.A. and Capck, V., Organic Molecular Crystals
Bruetting, W. and Adashi, C., Physics of Organic Semiconductors
Rand, B.P. and Richter, H., Organic Solar Cells

Paper in lieu of Final - 45%
Oral Presentation(s) - 45%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
22614 L01 01:30:00 pm - 03:00:00 pm T   Engineering Quad J-Wing   J201   Enrolled:12 Limit:50
22614 L01 09:00:00 am - 10:20:00 am F   Engineering Quad J-Wing   J201   Enrolled:12 Limit:50