p-n-p transistor

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n p-n-p transistor a junction transistor having an n-type semiconductor between a p-type semiconductor that serves as an emitter and a p-type semiconductor that serves as a collector
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Usage


In news:

The use of n- type and p- type silicon is a foundation concept in the design of transistors.
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In science:

The characteristics of two test transistors, one p-MOSFET and one n-MOSFET, were measured in-between irradiation steps.
Monolithic Pixel Sensors in Deep-Submicron SOI Technology
Both for the n-MOS and p-MOS transistor, a significant shift in threshold voltage was observed as a function of the increasing dose, the effect being larger for larger substrate biases.
Monolithic Pixel Sensors in Deep-Submicron SOI Technology
Shockley, “The theory of p− n-junctions in semiconductors and p− n-junction transistors,” Bel l Syst.
Novel Results on the Large-Signal Dynamic Admittance of $p-n$-Junctions
From the applications viewpoint, obtaining n-type and/or p-type semiconducting BNNTs is very important for the use in the nanoscale electronic device, such as the p-n junction, n-type or p-type nanoscale field-effect transistors.
Are fluorinated BN nanotubes n-type semiconductors?
Another approach uses a deep p-wel l in a quadrupel well process called INMAPS to shield the n-wells containing PMOS transistors.
Pixel Detectors for Charged Particles
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