Apparatus for Reducing Base-Emitter Voltage Mismatch and Thermal Mismatch in NPN Transistors
Publication Date: 2010-Jul-20
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An apparatus is provided for reducing base-emitter voltage (VBE) mismatch and thermal mismatch in NPN transistors. The apparatus is formed by tying ends of an NPN transistor together to form a circular emitter. The circular emitter mitigates voltage gradients and thermal gradients along the length of the NPN transistor.