what do you mean by minority and majority carriers?I did not understand any of them?

Asked by Drona | 2nd Mar, 2013, 08:39: PM

Expert Answer:

Suppose on the p-side of the pn junction diode, the concentration of holes is much higher than the electrons.
thus when it conducts, the majority charge carriers will be holes and the minority charge carriers will be electrons.

Answered by  | 3rd Mar, 2013, 08:56: PM

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