What is the basic difference between p-n diode, zener diode and tunnel diode?
Answers : 1 | Votes : 1564| On : 2013-06-13
thanseeq : construction of these diodes are same but it impurity concentration is different,
p-n diode - 1:10^7 (one impurity atom for 10^7 silicon atom)
zener diode - 1:10^5 (one impurity atom for 10^5 silicon atom)
tunnel diode -1:10^3 (one impurity atom for 10^3 silicon atom)
On : 2016-06-13