F7571 Experimental methods and special laboratory B 1

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2008
Extent and Intensity
1/3/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: graded credit.
doc. RNDr. Jan Celý, CSc. (lecturer)
RNDr. Luděk Bočánek, CSc. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Ondřej Caha, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Dušan Hemzal, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jiří Chaloupka, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. RNDr. Petr Mikulík, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Josef Humlíček, CSc.
Department of Condensed Matter Physics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. RNDr. Josef Humlíček, CSc.
Tue 9:00–9:50 Fs2,04003, Thu 9:00–11:50 Fpk,04013
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course offers laboratory excercises on advanced experimental techniques in solid state physics with the emphasis on semiconductors.
During the course the students will acquire necessary theoretical background of the selected experimental techniques, perform the experiments in the laboratories, and analyze and physically interpret the experimental data obtained.
  • Temperature dependence of electric conductivity of metal and semiconductor
  • Study of ionic polarization of crystals
  • Metal-semiconductor contact potential difference measurement
  • Ferro-electric properties of solids
  • Activation energy of vacancy creation in metal
  • Magnetic susceptibility
  • Zone melting in germanium
  • Absorption edge of semiconductors
  • Infrared vibrations in SiO2
  • X-ray reflectivity on multilayers
  • Resistivity maping of silicon wafers
  • Návody k jednotlivým úlohám (Instructions for individual tasks).
  • BROŽ, Jaromír. Základy fyzikálních měření. Sv. 1. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1983. 669 s. info
Assessment methods
Graded credit based on eleven laboratory reports approved and graded by the respective teachers.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 1999, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2008, recent)
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