Types of Transistor
Types of Transistor and their uses
Let go to understand and learn my Article name is Types of transistor in the category of Electronic components.
The transistor is an electronic component which is the ability and perform a task for doing in a circuit for switching and amplification of electronic gadgets and circuits.
One of the main tasks of the transistor is for switching mean therefore, On/OFF circuits several times in mili seconds . This switching task continuing until backside signals is coming to the circuit to stop the switching. The switching circuits involving some other electronic components like active and passive components,diode, resistors, capacitors , and Thyristers to perform the task and work.
Transistor is also ability to boost or amplifying the weak signals you can see in image blow here.
How many leg or terminals in transistors?
Transistor has three legs that name is:
This is the ability for triggering or activate the transistor.
This is the positive terminals lead.
This is the negative power terminals lead.
Is transistor semiconductor ?
yes, it is a semiconductor device also ,that means therefore inside material using in manufacturing process that is Germanium and silicon.
leyars of transistor
Transistor have Three layer structure like
PNP, or NPN.
symbol of transistor
it is also use for Regulate the flow of current and voltage.
Who invented that component?
These three scientists involved to invented the transistor at Bell laboratory in the year or 23 dec 1947, and the name is mansion blow
- WILLIAM SHOCKLEY.
- BARDEEN WALTER.
- HOUSER BRATTAIN.
How many Types of Transistor?
as shown in figure or the tree
The Types of Transistor have categorize in General Two ways
- BJT(bipolar junction Transistor
- FET( field affect Transistor)
BJT have under sub categories called NPN and PNP. mansion in figure
And FET have under so many Category like FET MOSFED, DEPLETION AND ENHANCEMENT of N-channels and P-chanals, and so on.
BJT(field affect Transistor).
These transistor have perform different task and ability used by function and circuits.
the BJT have switching and amplification used as mention blow
Fet have ability voltage control transistor and this device have three terminals or legs called.
Gate terminals control to flow through current between the source to drain, Gate is also be called trigger, and types of transistor like FET have also called Unipolar components , and have high incoming impedance like (megga ohm) Resistance.
Advantages of Transistor.
- Small size.
- Low cost Availability in relevant markets.
- operating voltage is low and much more safety.
- no power consumption.
- very fast triggering or switching application used.