Intrinsic charge carrier density of semiconductors

ni: Intrinsic charge carrier density
NL: Electron number in conduction band
NV: Electron number in valence band
Eg: Energy gap
T: Temperature
k: Boltzmann constant

Category:Solid state physics
Description:The formula describes the density of charge carriers in a semiconductor available for the conductance at a certain temperature.

See also:
Mobility of electrons
Relaxation time
Matthiessens rule
Conductivity of semiconductors
Law of mass action in semiconductors
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