Materials in Electronics

Module Leader:
Ferenc Forman, Dorottya Farkas
Status:
Confirmed
Year/Term:
2020-2021 Summer
Level:
Orientation
Division:
Natural Sciences
Credit:
8

A pocket calculator will be anatomised to get a better understanding of how materials responsible for its operation fulfil their role. Characteristics of plastic, liquid crystals, conductors and semiconductors will be analysed and rationalised based on their atomic structure. The course can be useful for pupils interested in Computer Sciences, Physics or Chemistry to understand why our devices run smoothly