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Some Basic Semiconductor Physics

  • Henk C. de Graaff
  • François M. Klaassen
Part of the Computational Microelectronics book series (COMPUTATIONAL)

Abstract

In this chapter we will deal shortly with a number of fundamental concepts of semiconductor physics (distribution functions, doping levels, carrier transport, mobility, etc.). One can also find here a set of formulas that are needed in the description of device phenomena and in the formulation of model equations.

Keywords

Conduction Band High Electric Field Inversion Layer Bandgap Narrowing Boltzmann Transport Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henk C. de Graaff
    • 1
  • François M. Klaassen
    • 1
  1. 1.Philips Research LaboratoriesEindhovenThe Netherlands

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