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Utilize animations to help visualize the working principles of many semiconductor devices.

Professional Certificate in
Principle of Semiconductor Devices

What you will learn

  • Describe the operational principles of some common electronic devices including PN Junction Diode, Schottky Diode, Photo Diodes, Solar Cells, LED and Bipolar Junction Transistor, Charge Coupled Devices, Active Pixel Image Sensor and MOSFETs
  • Design a device to meet some performance specifications.
  • Explain how the reduction of transistor dimensions and device scaling drive the technology development.
  • Communicate in the language of semiconductor and nano-CMOS technology.
  • See the future trend of semiconductor technology.
Expert instruction
2 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
4 months
3 - 4 hours per week
Discounted price: $340.20
Pre-discounted price: $378USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. HKUSTx's Principle of Semiconductor Devices Professional Certificate

Meet your instructor
from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUSTx)

Mansun Chan
Chair Professor, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Experts from HKUSTx committed to teaching online learning

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Discounted price: $340.20
Pre-discounted price: $378USD
2 courses in 4 months
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