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HBT  Heterojunction Bipolar Transistor; very high-performance transistor structure; unlike conventional bipolar transistor built using more than one semiconductor material, hence "heterojunction"; takes advantage of different bandgap of semiconductors used to form emitter, base and collector; e.g. n-AlGaAs/p-GaAs/n-GaAs, or SiGe in combination with Si; formed using high precision epitaxy such as MBE or MOCVD.
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