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Spring 2016-2017
ELE 566   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Physics & Technology of Low-Dimensional Electronic Structures

Mansour Shayegan

A broad overview of materials science and physics of low-dimensional electronic structures will be presented. Emphasis is on the fabrication and physics of high-mobility carrier systems in modulation-doped structures. Examples include two-dimensional, one-dimensional (quantum wire), and zero-dimensional (quantum dot) systems.

Sample reading list:
John H. Davies, The Physics of Low-Dimensional Semiconductors
See instructor for complete list

Oral Presentation(s) - 40%
Problem set(s) - 40%
Other (See Instructor) - 20%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Freshmen.

Other information:
Participants give a 20-min presentation on a paper of the reading list towards the end of the semester.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
43429 L01 TBA        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled