10 May 2018

Schottky diode symbol

The schematic symbol of schottky diode is shown in figure given below. In schottky diode, the n types of semiconductor acts as the cathode while metal acts as anode. Schottky diode has a aluminium-silicon junction.

This diode also known as hot carrier diodes, Schottky diode has low reverse recover time as well as low junction capacitance

Symbol of schottky diode :