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Fermi Level of intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductor

  1. Oct 15, 2015 #1
    eq2_6_13.gif (1)

    eq2_6_16.gif (2)


    eq2_6_21.gif (3)
    eq2_6_15.gif (4)

    eq2_6_24.gif (5)

    we can find Equation (5) by dividing po by n0, and write an equation with respect to Ei.
    However since equation (3) is a special form of (1) and (2), [when Ef=Ei] we can obtain equation (5) from
    any arbitrary Ef.

    However, since eq (5) consists of constants only, it will give a result Ef=Ei which contradicts to eq(4).
    I know I am wrong, but from which step did I get this wrong?
     
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  3. Oct 20, 2015 #2
    Thanks for the post! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post?
     
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