intrinsic semiconductor


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intrinsic semiconductor

n
(Electronics) an almost pure semiconductor to which no impurities have been added and in which the electron and hole densities are equal at thermal equilibrium. Also called: i-type semiconductor
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This is where intrinsic semiconductor reliability testing comes into play, enabling designers to find the sweet spot that optimizes both performance and quality while keeping to a quick production schedule.
Polyaniline emeraldine base is an intrinsic semiconductor with low DC conductivity.
as the current supplier of the substantial majority of the raw material and risks inherent in developing a material second source of supply through Norstel AB and Intrinsic Semiconductor, Inc.
For our cover story, we focused on intrinsic semiconductor reliability testing with an article called iFail: Predicting end-of-life for future mobile devices (page 14).
INTRINSIC Semiconductor Corporation, a leader in research and development of low defect density SiC substrates today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Cree, Inc.
INTRINSIC Semiconductor, a privately held manufacturer of wide bandgap materials and devices, has commenced commercial shipments of silicon carbide (SiC) wafers completely free of micropipes, as well as 100mm (4 inch) diameter SiC wafers.
INTRINSIC Semiconductor, a privately held manufacturer of wide bandgap materials and devices, has signed a license agreement for an advanced chemical mechanical polishing (ACMP) process created at the Penn State Electro-Optics Center with research funds provided by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
INTRINSIC Semiconductor, a privately held manufacturer of wide bandgap materials and devices, has developed silicon carbide (SiC) substrates completely free of micropipe defects.
INTRINSIC Semiconductor, a privately held manufacturer of wide bandgap materials, today announced the release of three new product categories serving the next generation high power and high frequency device markets.