Lesson: Doping by Diffusion

Author: Arlisa Labrie

Area: Physical Sciences

Grade Level:  9-12



Students will gain an understanding of the diffusion process and how it is applied to manufacturing silicon wafers. This lesson will take 1-3 hours so complete.


Content Standard B:
As a result of their activities in grades 9-12, all students should develop an understanding of

  • Structure of atoms
  • Structure of properties of matter
  • Chemical reactions
  • Motions and forces
  • Interactions of energy and matter


 Keywords: Diffusion, Molecules
 Lesson Plans (pdf/doc)
 Student Worksheets (pdf/doc)