By Topic

Analytical Modeling of Speed Response of Heterojunction Bipolar Phototransistors

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Helme, J.P. ; Dept. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., Univ. of Sheffield ; Houston, P.A.

This paper describes a new comprehensive analytical charge-control model, which includes all the significant delays associated with heterojunction bipolar phototransistors (HPTs). A minimum number of approximations and assumptions have been made throughout its development. The model is accurate and predictive and provides an excellent insight into the operation of the HPT since the equations developed are based on fundamental charge control of the device operation. Realistic switching results up to 40 Gb/s, which are applicable to optical fiber communications systems, have been obtained, which emphasize the value of the model in the device optimization process

Published in:

Lightwave Technology, Journal of  (Volume:25 ,  Issue: 5 )