Zener Diode
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A single pn junction, two terminal semiconductor diode reversed biased into breakdown caused by the Zener effect, by field emission of charge carriers in the device"s depletion layer.

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For class 257

FK Reading Ease
17

FK Grade Level
Graduate School
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  • A single pn junction, two terminal semiconductor diode reversed biased into breakdown caused by the Zener effect.

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     For class 438

    FK Reading Ease
    25.4

    FK Grade Level
    College
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