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Question for Schottky diode

  1. May 13, 2014 #1
    I studied semiconductor basic long time ago... So i've reviewed these days.
    For a while, i got a question about Schottky diode's frequency response.
    That is Schottky diode has more awesome frequency response than pn diode.
    Why does Schottky diode has good frequency response?
    Somebody help me... I need your help.....
     
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  3. May 13, 2014 #2

    berkeman

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    Welcome to the PF.

    What has your reading told you so far about the differences between standard and Schottky diodes? What kind of property would affect the frequency response of a diode?
     
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