Programme. Postgraduate Programme in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (College of Nanoscience and Technology).
Content. Charge transport in conventional semiconductors (Boltzmann equation; relaxation time approximation; carrier scattering and energy relaxation). Galvanomagnetic effects. Experimental techniques for charge transport characterisation (Hall effect, field-effect modulation, space-charge-limited current; time of flight; deep-level transient spectroscopy). Charge transport in polycrystalline semiconductors. Percolation theory. Metal-insulator transition. Anderson localisation. Charge transport in disordered materials: nearest-neighbour hopping, variable-range hopping, transport energy. Charge transport physics of organic semiconductors, metal-halide perovskites, and amorphous metal-oxide semiconductors.
Programme. Undergraduate Programme in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (College of Nanoscience and Technology).
Content. Steady-state and transient circuit analysis: circuit theorems, first and second order circuits with energy-storage elements, impedance model. Digital and analog electronics: MOSFETs, digital gates, amplifiers.
Programme. Nano Science & Technology Doctoral Training Centre (NanoDTC).
Content. Fundamentals of polymer semiconductors and transistors: properties of polymer semiconductors; device physics of organic transistors; fabrication by solution processing; electrical behaviour; polaronic character of excess charge carriers.