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Thin Base Lateral Pnp Transistor Structure

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000068354D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Feth, GC Wiedmann, SK [+details]

Abstract

A controlled narrow-base pnp transistor capable of fast switching is highly desirable for low-power bipolar circuitry, e.g., for MTL (merged- transistor logic) memories in order to attain fast cell reading, or for very low-power, high-speed, push-pull circuits.