3.15 | Fall 2006 | Undergraduate

Electrical, Optical & Magnetic Materials and Devices


Required Texts

Pierret, R. F. Semiconductor Device Fundamentals. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1996. ISBN: 9780201543933.
This is similar to Volumes 1-4 of Modular Series of Solid State Devices listed below.


Jiles, D. Introduction to Magnetism and Magnetic Materials. 2nd ed. New York, NY: Chapman & Hall, 1998. ISBN: 9780412798603.


O’Handley, R. C. Modern Magnetic Materials. New York, NY: Wiley, 1999. ISBN: 9780471155669.

Other Texts

Mayer, J. W., and S. S. Lau. Electronic Materials Science: For Integrated Circuits in Si and GaAs. New York, NY: Prentice Hall, 1989. ISBN: 9780023781407.

Braithwaite, N., and G. Weaver. Electronic Materials. 2nd ed. Boston, MA: Butterworth, 1990. ISBN: 9780408028400.

Omar, M. Elementary Solid State Physics. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1975. ISBN: 9780201054828.

Jiles, D. Introduction to the Electronic Properties of Materials. New York, NY: Chapman and Hall, 1994. ISBN: 9780412495809.

Solymar, L., and D. Walsh. Electrical Properties of Materials. 6th ed. New York, NY: Oxford, 1998. ISBN: 9780198562726.

Cullity, B. Introduction to Magnetic Materials. Reading, MA. Addison-Wesley, 1972.

Neudeck, G. W., and R. F. Pierret, ed. Modular Series of Solid State Devices. Vols. 1-6. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1982. ISBN: 9780201052879.

Course Info

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Fall 2006
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Problem Sets with Solutions
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