TITLE

Flat panel display prototype using gated carbon nanotube field emitters

AUTHOR(S)
Wang, Q. H.; Yan, M.; Chang, R. P. H.
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;2/26/2001, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p1294
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A flat panel display prototype has been fabricated using gated carbon nanotubes as electron emission source. The gate structure is made by a self-aligned method. The pixels are turned "on" and "off" by controlling the gate electrode with a 50 V source. The operating properties of the display show much promise for further development. It is believed that this technology can lead to easy-to-make and inexpensive flat panel displays with low driving voltage. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
4711106

 

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