Current-voltage relation in a time-dependent diode

Kadish, Abraham; Peter, William; Jones, Michael E.
July 1985
Applied Physics Letters;7/15/1985, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p115
Academic Journal
A simple time-dependent relation between the current and voltage pulse in a one-dimensional diode has been obtained. The relation is applicable to diodes in which the voltage or current pulse changes appreciably during the beam transit time across the diode gap. A simple application of the results to eliminating current transients in ion diodes is presented.


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