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17-25-045

avalanche photodiode

photodiode operating with a bias electromotive force such that the primary photocurrent undergoes amplification through avalanche breakdown at the junction

Note 1 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-05-40 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-62 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12
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