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Fermi Level of semiconductor

  1. Aug 15, 2014 #1
    Hi Guys, I read that the Fermi level of semiconductor, like germanium, is in-between the completely occupied upper band and conduction band, i.e. right in the gap. Why is that? shouldn't it have beed exactly the highest occupied level ?
     
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  3. Aug 16, 2014 #2

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