Theory of a new three-terminal microwave power amplifier

@article{Yu1976TheoryOA,
  title={Theory of a new three-terminal microwave power amplifier},
  author={Se Puan Yu and Wirojana Tantraporn and J. R. Eshbach},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices},
  year={1976},
  volume={23},
  pages={332-343}
}
The feasibility of a new three-terminal linear power amplifier has been demonstrated both theoretically and experimentally from 0.5 to 3.0 GHz. The new amplifier is similar to an n-p-n bipolar transistor in configuration but develops extra power gain through avalanche multiplication and by the use of transit time in the collector. Major differences in the construction of the two devices are in their collector doping profiles and depletion layer widths. It is estimated that this new amplifier… 
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