Semiconductor Glossary, Developed Semi OneSource.
Google
 


Check out the new SemiconductorGlossary.com weBLOG!



With over 2000 terms defined and explained, Semiconductor Glossary is the most complete reference in the field of semiconductors on the market today.












Including some 500 new terms defined and remaining terms updated and modified, a 2nd edition book version of this glossary is now available.


Search For Term

Term (Index) Definition
flat-band voltage, VFB  refers to MOS devices, a voltage at which there is no electrical charge in the semiconductor and, therefore, no voltage drop across it; in band diagram the energy bands of the semiconductor are horizontal (flat).
ideal MOS  "ideal" MOS (Metal Oxide Semiconductor) is a structure for which it is assumed that: (i) there is no work function difference between metal gate and semiconductor, (ii) there is no charge at the semiconductor-oxide interface, and (iii) there is no charge in the oxide; all this means that with no voltage applied to the gate, energy bands in the MOS structure are horizontal, or flat; any departure from the "ideal" condition will change potential distribution across the structure.
Hit Count=

Back To Top! 

Back To Home!







Hit Count=
Created and operated by J. Ruzyllo. Copyright J. Ruzyllo 2001-2016. All rights reserved.

Information in this glossary is provided at the author's discretion. Any liability based on, or related to the contents of this glossary is disclaimed.