TITLE

Theoretical study of field emission from diamond

AUTHOR(S)
Huang, Z.-H.; Cutler, P.H.
PUB. DATE
November 1994
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;11/14/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 20, p2562
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a theoretical analysis of electron field emission from diamond surfaces. Use of a model consisting of energy band surface projection; Effect of negative electron affinity on electron field emission; Limitation of conventional theory of electron field emission applied to crystalline diamond; Postulation of two subbands in intrinsic band gap.
ACCESSION #
4207703

 

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