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In semiconductor physics, what is the difference between steady state and equilibrium. How analysis of devices varies in these processes?
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Organic semiconductors differ from inorganic semiconductors. In organic semiconductors the molecules are held together by weak van der Waals interactions and in inorganic semiconductors by covalent ...