PN Diode Exercise: Graded Junction

By Dragica Vasileska1, Gerhard Klimeck2

1. Arizona State University 2. Purdue University

Download (PDF)

Licensed according to this deed.

Published on


This is an exercise for advanced students. The exercise will demonstrate that the corrector-predictor approach for solving the Poisson equation can be very troublesome. Thus the standard numerical solution to the Poisson equation is the preferred approach.

Sponsored by


Cite this work

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Dragica Vasileska; Gerhard Klimeck (2008), "PN Diode Exercise: Graded Junction,"

    BibTex | EndNote