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What is Avalanche Breakdown?

Avalanche breakdown is a phenomenon in semiconductors where a large increase in current occurs at a particular reverse-bias voltage, leading to the breakdown of the … Read more

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Potential Barrier

Definition: The potential barrier in the PN -junction diode is the barrier that acts as an obstruction for the charge carrier to cross the region. This barrier … Read more

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Diffusion Capacitance

The diffusion capacitance of a diode is an important parameter for understanding its dynamic behavior, especially at high frequencies. This type of capacitance is associated … Read more