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The flow of current in Schottky barrier diode is due to

(a) Majority and Minority carriers

(b) Majority carriers

(c) Minority carriers

(d) None of the mentioned

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The correct option is (b) Majority carriers

Delve into insight with: When the diode is forward biased, electron flow from semiconductor to metal (where electrons are abundant). Hence, the majority carrier ‘electrons’ carry current in Schottky diode.

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