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Bipolar Complementary Metal Oxide Silicon Circuit to Replace PNP Emitter Follower

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036965D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Kemerer, DW [+details]

Abstract

A bipolar complementary metal oxide silicon (BICMOS) circuit uses CMOS and NPN devices in place of a PNP device to achieve faster performance and reduce process complexity.