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Wim Geerts Teaching

Teaching Activities

"The Only Teacher who taught me something beyond information, who gave me something to guide my life, was the only teacher who read my work carefully and criticized it in detail", Jacob Neusner in "How to grade your professor and other unexpected advice", Beacon Press Boston 0-8070-3153-4

Current Courses:

    PHYS5327: Semiconductor Device Physics

Recent Former Courses:

Course Development:

  • Merrick Instructional Enhancement Grant: 
        Final report: Interactive Homework Web Site for General Physics
        Merrick spin-off: Simple CGI without programming
  • Lab Fab Course San Marcos High School
  • Robot Workshop Edgewood School district  San Antonio
  • Applied Optics: Lecture and Laboratory (2006-2007, 2009-2014, PHYS3417)
  • Applied Electronics: Lecture and Laboratory (2001-1012, PHYS3416)
  • Electrical Characterization of Materials and Devices (2003, 2005, 2007: PHYS5326)
  • Physics of Solar Cells (2010: PHYS5370)
  • Upper division EMT 1 and 2 (2013-2015 PHYS4310-PHYS4315, use of tutorials)

Interesting stuff:  


         Link to applets developed by Paul Falstad                Link to physlets developed by Wolfgang Christian                 link to applets developed by Martí i Franquès       PERlogogUC

Future courses:

  • Optical Materials and Measurement Methods (PHYS5370).

Former courses