NP Junction: Long-Base Depletion Approximation

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Published on 21 Aug 2008, unpublished on 08 Sep 2008 All versions

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The PN Junction: Short-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 - 1 / C^2


For full details please see Chapter 5 of Streetman's and Banerjee's book " Solid State and Electronic Devices " Sixth Edition.

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Nahil Sobh; Mohamed Mohamed (2014), "NP Junction: Long-Base Depletion Approximation," (DOI: 10.4231/D3RR1PM27).

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