Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K6228020 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 半導体デバイス・回路基礎
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Introduction to Semiconductor Devices and Circuits
フジシマ ミノル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Weds1-4:ENG 218
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Chalk and talk 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 12 : Electronics
Eligible Students  
Keywords Semiconductor devices, electrical conduction, pn junction, MOS transistor, scaling 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Program of Electrical,Systems and Information Engineering
(Abilities and Skills)
・Concepts, knowledge and methods which are the basis for studies related to electrical,  systems, and information engineering.

Program of Electronic Devices and Systems
(Abilities and Skills)
・Concepts, knowledge and methods which are the basis for studies related to electronic engineering. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course is meant for students who have already learned basic electric circuits. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Linear and nonlinear circuit elements
lesson2 Semiconductor devices and electrical conduction
lesson3 Generation and recombination of carriers
lesson4 PN junction
lesson5 Physics of MOSFET
lesson6 MOS transistor characteristics
lesson7 Exam
lesson8 Integrated circuits and scaling
lesson9 Inverters
lesson10 Basic logic gates
lesson11 Digital arithmetic circuits
lesson12 Semiconductor memory
lesson13 Basic analog circuits
lesson14 Radio-frequency circuits
lesson15 Exam 
Suggested reading: http://www.amazon.com/dp/9810206380/ 
PC or AV used in
Handouts, visuals 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Do a review of each class 
Requirements Basic quiz on each lecture will be performed. 
Grading Method Quiz 30%, Midterm exam 20%, End-of-term exam 50%. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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