Courses under this program:
Course 1: Semiconductor Fundamentals
From smartphones to satellites, semiconductors are everywhere. Tying together physics, chemistry, and electrical engineering, this easy-to-follow introduction provides the background needed to understand devices such as transistors and solar cells.
Course 2: Nanophotonic Modeling
Learn a comprehensive set of simulation techniques to predict the performance of photonic nanostructures.
Course 3: Fundamentals of Current Flow
Gain a new perspective on electron flow in solids with this insightful introduction.
Course 4: Fundamentals of Transistors
This course develops a simple framework for understanding the essential physics of transistors, including modern nanoscale transistors. Important technology considerations and circuit applications are also discussed.
Course 5: Fiber Optic Communications
Learn about the fundamentals of fiber optic communications, with emphasis on the historical background, current practice, and future directions.
Course 6: Introduction to Quantum Transport
This course introduces the non-equilibrium Green’s function (NEGF) method widely used to describe quantum effects in nanoscale devices, along with its applications to spintronic devices.