Question

There is a sudden increase in current in zener diode is

A

Due to rupture of bonds

B

Resistance of deplection layer becomes less

C

Due to high doping

D

Due to less doping

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Updated on : 2022-09-05
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Correct option is A)

When Zener diode is connected in reverse bias, as applied voltage reaches at Zener breakdown voltage, due to rupture of bonds there is a sudden increase in current in Zener diode.

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