GeFiCa Germanium detector Field Calculator
analytic/CV.cc
// definition of necessary units
static const double cm=1;
static const double cm3=cm*cm*cm;
static const double volt=1;
static const double Coulomb=1;
static const double F=Coulomb/volt; // Farat
static const double pF=1e-12*F;
static const double e=1.6e-19*Coulomb; // elementary charge
static const double epsilon0=8.854187817e-14*Coulomb/volt/cm;
static const double epsilonGe=15.8; // Ge dielectric constant
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double C(double V)
{
// V"(x)=a, https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=V%27%27(x)%3Da
// => V(x) = a*x*x/2 + c2*x + c1 (a=-rho/epsilon)
// => E(x) = -V'(x) = -a*x - c2 (a=-rho/epsilon)
// V(x=0)=0 => c1=0
// E(x=d)=0 => c2=-ad (d is the thickness of the depleted region)
// Hence V(d) = -ad^2/2, hence d = sqrt(-2V/a)
double rho=1e10*e/cm3; // space charge density
double a=-rho/epsilon0/epsilonGe;
double d=sqrt(-2*V/a);
double thickness=1*cm; // detector thickness
if (d>thickness) d=thickness;
double area=1*cm*1*cm; // unit area
return epsilon0*epsilonGe*area/d; // C = epsilon * area / d
}
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void CV()
{
const int n=101; double c[n],v[n];
for (int i=0; i<n; i++) {
v[i]=(i+1)*10;
c[i]=C(v[i]*volt)/pF;
}
TGraph *gr = new TGraph(n,v,c);
gROOT->SetStyle("GeFiCa");
gStyle->SetTitleOffset(0.7,"Y");