Engineering Studies – H4 Telecommunication Engineering – Materials and Manufacturing
This topic covers the use and application of semiconductors. Semiconductor material principles are outlines, then applications of this material in specific components are discussed.
- Semiconductor materials
- Semiconductor principles – the P-N junction
- Semiconductor applications
- What defines a semiconductor material?
- List semiconductor components common in electronic circuits.
- Explain the concept and application of a diode.
- Explain the concept and application of a transistor.
- What is doping of semiconductor material?
- What elements are added to silicon to form semiconductor material?
- Semiconductor devices are often combined and incorporated into what electronic component?