Advanced Electronic Devices
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of SS 2018 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|SS 2018||SS 2016||SS 2014|
EI7414 is a semester module in German or English language at Master’s level which is offered in summer semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of non-physics elective courses
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||45 h||5 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VI||3||Advanced Electronic Devices||
Assistants: Chryssikos, D.Hutschenreiter, R.
Thu, 11:30–13:45, N1812
Learning and Teaching Methods
D.L. Pulfrey, ""Understanding Modern Transistors and Diodes"", (2010), Cambridge
Description of exams and course work
The written exam is composed of calculation exercises and short questions about the entire lecture contents, it serves as an examination of the basic understanding of important, non-ideal effects in diodes and field effect transistors as well as of an advance knowledge of architecture, function and application of specific, modern electronic devices. Up to 20% of the exam may comprise ticking boxes of multiple choice answers.
There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.