Semiconductors are indispensible in electronics. So here are 7 free ebooks that will help you understand the basics to the principles of semiconductors – the soul of electronics. Bonne reading!
1. Britney Spears’ Guide to Semiconductor Physics
Author: Carl Hepburn
No its not a joke, its a little known fact, that Britney Spears is a semiconductor physics expert. This book will take you through the fundamentals of the vital components of semiconductor laser that have made it possible to hear her super music in a digital format.
2. Optical Properties of Semiconductors
Author: Jerome Faist
This text gives a broad overview of the basic physical processes that govern the interaction between the light and semiconductor. The goal was to show the richness of the topic and to show the thread connecting the original research of the sixties and today’s literature.
3. Semiconductor Technologies
Author: Jan Grym
Semiconductor technologies continue to evolve and amaze us. New materials, new structures, new manufacturing tools, and new advancements in modelling and simulation form a breeding ground for novel high performance electronic and photonic devices. This book covers all aspects of semiconductor technology concerning materials, technological processes, and devices, including their modelling, design, integration, and manufacturing.
4. Optical properties of semiconductor nanostructures: decoherence versus quantum control
Author: Ulrich Hohenester
Optical spectroscopy and quantum control of semiconductor quantum dots has become a vivid field of research. This book reviews the recent progress in theory and experiments is reviewed, with emphasis on theoretical and computational concepts.