Semiconductor Physics And Devices – Donald A. Neamen – 3rd Edition


’s Physics and Devices, Third Edition. deals with the electrical and characteristics of materials and devices. The goal of this is to bring together , the of solids, semiconductor material physics, and semiconductor device physics in a clear and understandable way.

With its strong pedagogy, superior readability, and thorough examination of the physics of semiconductor material, Semiconductor Physics and Devices, 3/e provides a basis for understanding the characteristics, operation, and limitations of semiconductor devices.

Table of Content

1. The Crystal Structure of Solids
2. Introduction to Quantum Mechanics
3. Introduction to the Quantum Theory of Solids
4. The Semiconductor in Equilibrium
5. Carrier Transport Phenomena
6. Nonequilibrium Excess Carriers in Semiconductors
7. The PN Junction
8. The PN Junction Diode
9. Metal Semiconductor and Semiconductor Heterojunctions
10. The Bipolar Transistor
11. Fundamentals of the Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Field-Effect Transistor
12. Fundamentals of the Metal-Oxide- Semiconductor Field- Effect Transistor
13. The Junction Field-Effect Transistor
14. Optical Devices
15. Semiconductor Power Devices