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Course Postgraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code CHM871
Subject Title Electronic, Photonic and Magnetic Materials


Basics- electronic, magnetic and optical properties in metals, semiconductors, ceramics and polymers; Electronic properties- dielectric properties, Concept of doping- high, very high and ultra-high frequency fields; Organic semiconductors, -conjugated polymers; Magnetic domains- magnetic materials, thin films, nanoparticles, magnetoresistive materials, magnetic recording, magnetic polymers; Optical properties- optics-ray, electromagnetic, guided wave optics; Physics of light-matter interactions, Photoactive and photorefractive polymers; Radiation sensitive resisters, Second order nonlinear optical properties; Applications, Electro active, Conductivity, Electronic applications, Diodes, Transistors, Photodetector, Solar cells, Displays, Lasers, Optical fibers, Photonic devices, Magnetic data storage and spintronics

Text Books
  1. T.A. Skotheim, R.L. Elsenbaumer, J.R. Reynolds, Hand Book of Conducting Polymers, 2nd ed., Marcel Dekker, New York, Vol.1-2, 1998.
  2. S.O. Kasap, Optoelectronics and Photonics: Principles and Practices, Pearson Education, 2009
  3. J. L. Bredas, R. Silbey, Conjugated Polymers, Kluwer, Dordrecht, 1991.
  4. M. Bikales, Overberger, Menges, Encyclopaedia of Polymer Science and Engineering, 2nd ed., Vol.5, John Wiley & Sons, 1986.
  5. C.P. Wong, Polymers for Electronic and Photonic Applications, Academic Press, 1993.
  6. J. David, Introduction to Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 2nd ed., Chapman & Hall, 1998.
  7. S.O. Kasap, P. Capper, Handbook of Electronic and Photonic Materials, Springer, 2006.