362.160 Electron Devices for Informatics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...
...describe the structure, operation and application of modern electron devices
...characterize the behavior during large and small signal operation
...describe device models
...explain basic analog and digital circuits
...analyze mostly analog circuits containing bipolar transistors, MOSFETs, and operational amplifiers
...construct transfer characteristics of (C)MOS circuits
...describe current trends in microelectronics

Subject of course

All important semiconductor devices and basic circuits, including diodes, bipolar transistors and field effect transistors. Structure, operation, and characterization, static and dynamic, small- and large-signal models. Basic circuits, in particular amplifiers, current and voltage sources, differential amplifer, power amplifers, basic circuits for digital electronics. Operational amplifiers characteristics and basic circuits. Emphasis on current trend in basic building blocks of microelectronics.

Teaching methods

Lecture; demonstration of problems (Großgruppenübungen); solution and presentation of problems (Kleingruppenübungen); independent solution of additional problems

Mode of examination


Additional information

This course is identical to the lecture part of VU 362.072 Electron Devices. The exercises part of 362.072 need not be enrolled and no participation in the Klausuren is required. The streams of the lectures are provided in the TUWEL course of 362.072. To obtain access, please enroll for group 99 in 362.072.



Examination modalities

oral examination

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 504 Master programme Embedded Systems Not specified


No lecture notes are available.