Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Understanding of the physics, operational principles, technological solutions, and applications of optoelectronic semiconductor devices.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 23.04.2024 - 06.06.2024

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Markku Sopanen

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English

CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD

Content
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Physics, technology, and applications of optoelectronic devices based on compound semiconductors: diode lasers, light emitting diodes, photodetectors, solar cells, and modulators.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Exam.

Workload
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Contact teaching 36 h

    Independent study: 94 h

DETAILS

Substitutes for Courses
Prerequisites

FURTHER INFORMATION

Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Spring V
    2023-2024 Spring V

    Enrollment :

    Registration for Courses on Sisu (sisu.aalto.fi).