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PN Junction Long-Base Depletion Approximation

By Nahil Sobh1, Mohamed Mohamed1

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Depletion Approximation for a PN Junction

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Published on 15 Jan 2009
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doi:10.4231/D3T43J251 cite this

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The PN Junction: Long-Base Depletion Approximation tool is used to approximately calculate and then graph the distribution in an p- and n-type junction of:

Charge Density Electric Field Intensity Electrostatic Potential Excess Carrier Concentration Current Density Current Density Amplitude Depletion Width Max Excess Hole Concentration Max Excess Electrons Concentration Junction Capacitance

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