Advanced-Technology Materials and Devices

Code 3.1.3311.8
Semester 8th
Flow H - Electronics, Circuits, Materials
Category Obligatory by selection
Credits 4
Class Hours - Lab Hours 3 - 0
Lecturers Konstantinos Politopoulos
Links Helios, Course's Website


The course deals with all major III-V based electronic and optical devices which are mainly employed in high frequency telecommunications circuits. In particular it analyses the operation of:

  • MESFETs,
  • HEMTs,
  • LED, and
  • LASERs.

An introduction into the relevant solid-state physical principles is also given.