Glossary Definition for Junction Diode Sensor

Glossary Term: Junction Diode Sensor 

Definition

The use of a PN junction on a silicon die for determining die temperature.
Synonyms
  • Transistor Temperature Sensor
  • PN Temperature Sensor
Keywords

Transistor, Diode, Temperature, Thermal, Sensing, Remote Diode
Related Parts
  • MAX6661 - Remote Temperature-Controlled Fan-Speed Regulator with SPI-Compatible Interface
  • MAX6690 - 2°C Accurate Remote/Local Temperature Sensor with SMBus Serial Interface
  • MAX6685 - Dual-Output Remote-Junction Temperature Switches
  • MAX6654 - 1°C Accurate Remote/Local Temperature Sensor with SMBus Serial Interface
  • MAX6660 - Remote-Junction Temperature-Controlled Fan-Speed Regulator with SMBus Interface
  • MAX6670 - Remote Temperature Switches with Integrated Fan Controller/Driver
  • MAX6668 - Remote Temperature Switches with Integrated Fan Controller/Driver
  • MAX6686 - Dual-Output Remote-Junction Temperature Switches
  • MAX6659 - ±1°C, SMBus-Compatible Remote/Local Temperature Sensors with Overtemperature Alarms
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