The first laboratory will take place the week of November 17. The experiment will involve the capacitance of a pn junction. Download the manual here.
The midterm examination will take place on Tuesday, November 4 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in room ENGR 1B77. The exam will consist of two parts, A and B. Part A is closed book and closed notes and will consist of mostly non-numeric questions that assess the student's qualitative understanding of the material. Part B is open textbook (Kasap, any edition) but closed notes and will contain quantitative questions requiring calculations or manipulating formulae. A calculator may be used for both parts. All material covered through the density of states of semiconductors is examinable.
Schroedinger's Cat (alive phase)