Go to Main Content

Brown University



Detailed Course Information


Fall 2013
Nov 14, 2019
Transparent Image
  Select the desired Level or Schedule Type to find available classes for the course.

ENGN 1931A - The Physics of Solar Cells
To help students build a solid knowledge of the fundamental physical processes occurring in conventional and unconventional solar cells. This seminar course will provide an overview of the state of the art of solar energy harvesting, solar cell designs and characterization. Recommended prerequisites: Good knowledge of basic physics and electromagnetism concepts; proficiency in ENGN 0510 or PHYS 0470; familiarity with Mathematica and/or Matlab. This course is designed for undergraduate and graduate students in Physics, Chemistry and Engineering interested in the field of alternative energy with a focus in solar cell technologies. Enrollment limited to 20.
1.000 Credit hours
1.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Primary Meeting

Engineering Department

Return to Previous New Search
Transparent Image
Skip to top of page