TITLE

New nonthermal mechanism for negative differential resistance in heterojunction bipolar transistors

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, T.-W.; Houston, P.A.
PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;4/12/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 15, p1777
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Proposes a mechanism for the explanation of negative differential resistance in heterojunction bipolar transistors. Reproduction of the correct experimentally observed shape; Consideration of emitter-base band structure; Importance of the variation of effective spike height.
ACCESSION #
4323095

 

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