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Step PN Junction - Energy Band Diagram

  1. Sep 24, 2005 #1
    A step pn junction diode is made in silicon with the n side having N'D = 2x10^16 cm^-3 and the p side having a net doping of N'A = 5x10^15 cm^-3.

    1). Draw to scale the energy band diagram of the junction at equilibrium.
    2). Find the built-in voltage, and compare with the value measured off your drawing in 1).

    There are 9 parts to this question, but I cannot seem to find out how to start it off. I've tried for 3 hours and couldn't make any progress. The other parts are somewhat related.
    Last edited: Sep 24, 2005
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 24, 2005 #2
    back to the top for the evening crew.
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