ECE 443 - LEDs and Solar Cells

Semesters Offered

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB169248LAB01200 - 1350 M  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB269249LAB01200 - 1350 T  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB369250LAB00900 - 1050 W  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB469251LAB01100 - 1250 W  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB569252LAB01200 - 1350 R  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB669253LAB00900 - 1050 F  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CB769254LAB01100 - 1250 F  1003 ECE Building Can Bayram
LEDs and Solar CellsECE443CL169255LEC41400 - 1450 M W F  3020 ECE Building Can Bayram

Official Description

This course explores the energy conversion devices from fundamentals to system-levels including electronic structure of semiconductors; quantum physics; compound semiconductors; semiconductor heterostructures and low dimensional quantum structures; energy transfer between photons and electron-hole pairs; photon emission and capture processes; radiative and non-radiative processes; light extraction and trapping; emission and absorption engineering; electrical and optical modelling via numerical and TCAD simulation tools; hands-on characterization of modern light emitting diodes and solar cells. Course Information: 4 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: ECE 340.

Subject Area

Microelectronics and Photonics