TITLE

Field emission from an elliptical boss: Exact versus approximate treatments

AUTHOR(S)
Jensen, K.L.; Zaidman, E.G.
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;8/2/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p702
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the calculations of field emission from curved surfaces. Irregularities on Fowler-Nordheim approach for semiconductor parameters under field emission conditions; Accounts of several geometries employed in calculating the image charge; Use of WKB formula in evaluating the transmission effects.
ACCESSION #
4170345

 

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