For the current-voltage characteristic of a p-n diode which is foward biased:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

lni= lni˚+eV/2kT

where i˚ = a constant current

e = electronic charge

k = Boltzmann constant

T = absolute electron temperature

i and v are current and voltage respectively, for which I have a series of values

I am supposed to plot i against v on semilog paper with i on the log scale, with T calculated from the graph without knowing i˚. Admittedly physics isn't my storng suit and I have thought about this for a long time and have gotten nowhere. I was wondering if somebody could tell me how I am supposed to do this?

Thanks,

Tallin

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# Homework Help: Semiconductor Diodes

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