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Modern Microwave Transistors: Theory, Design, and Performance

Modern Microwave Transistors: Theory, Design, and Performance

Frank Schwierz, Juin J. Liou

ISBN: 978-0-471-41778-1

Dec 2002

504 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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  • Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of currently used transistors for commercial and military applications.
  • Authors are recognized experts with previous publications.
  • Updated descriptions of state-of-the-art devices available on Wiley Web site.

Background on Microwave Transistors.

Basic Semiconductor  Physics.

Heterostructure Physics.


High Electron Mobility Transistors.


Silicon Bipolar Junction Transistors.

Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors.

Appendix A.1: Frequently Used Symbols.

Appendix A.2: Physical Constants and Unit Conversions.

Appendix A.3: Microwave Frequency Bands.

Appendix A.4: Two-Port Calculations.

Appendix A.5: Important Material Properties of Selected Materials.