This book is an introductory text on semiconductors. This book discusses the theoretical basis for semiconductors, and shows some examples of how semiconductors are used. Later chapters show some of the ways diodes and transistors are used both in digital circuits, and in analog circuits.

Table of Contents

Section 1: Fundamentals

Section 2: Transistor Basics

Section 3: Field Effect Transistors

Section 4: Amplifiers

  • Op-Amps
  • Inverting and Non-Inverting
  • Current Sources
  • Integrators and Differentiators
  • Comparators and Schmitt Trigger
  • Feedback Theory and Feedback Amplifiers

Section 5: Regulators and Rectifiers

  • Zener Diode
  • Three Terminal Regulators
  • Switching Regulators

Section 6: Digital Circuits

  • TTL
  • CMOS
  • Logical Gates
  • Tri-State Devices
  • Open Collector Devices

Section 7: Opto-electronic Device

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