This book covers the physics of semiconductor materials, basic concepts of quantum mechanics and nanoelectronics, band theory of solids, transport phenomena in semiconductors, and physics of low-dimensional quantum nanostructures, heterojunctions, and superlattices. The text is intended for junior- and senior-level undergraduate students.
Crystalline Structure of Different Semiconductors. Quantum Theory, Energy Bands of Solids, Effective Mass and Holes. Physics of Semiconductors. Transport Phenomena in Semiconductors. Low Dimensional Semiconductors. Semiconductor Heterojunctions, Modulation Doped Quantum Wells And Superlattices. Transport Phenomena In Quantum Nanostructures Under An Electric Field. Effect Of Magnetic Field On The Transport Phenomena In Quantum Nanostructures. Optical Properties Of Quantum Nanostructures.