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October 27, 2006
Product Description The Third Edition of the standard textbook and reference in thefield of semiconductor devices This classic book has set the standard for advanced study andreference in the semiconductor device field. Now completely updatedand reorganized to reflect the tremendous advances in deviceconcepts and performance, this Third Edition remains the mostdetailed and exhaustive single source of information on the mostimportant semiconductor devices. It gives readers immediate accessto detailed descriptions of the underlying physics and performancecharacteristics of all major bipolar, field-effect, microwave,photonic, and sensor devices.Designed for graduate textbook adoptions and reference needs,this new edition includes:A complete update of the latest developmentsNew devices such as three-dimensional MOSFETs, MODFETs,resonant-tunneling diodes, semiconductor sensors, quantum-cascadelasers, single-electron transistors, real-space transfer devices,and moreMaterials completely reorganizedProblem sets at the end of each chapterAll figures reproduced at the highest qualityPhysics of Semiconductor Devices, Third Edition offersengineers, research scientists, faculty, and students a practicalbasis for understanding the most important devices in use today andfor evaluating future device performance and limitations. A Solutions Manual is available from the editorialdepartment.
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