Accession Number : AD0747067
Title : Field Emission from Silicon.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 9 Sep 68-30 Jun 72,
Corporate Author : YALE UNIV NEW HAVEN CONN DEPT OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE
Personal Author(s) : Fischer,Traugott E.
Report Date : DEC 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : The authors have measured energy distributions of field emitted electrons from p-type silicon surfaces of various orientations and have shown that these electrons are predominantly emitted from surface states, the spectrum of which has the shape of a Gaussian distribution peaking near the top of the valence band. (Author)
Descriptors : (*SILICON, FIELD EMISSION), (*SEMICONDUCTORS, PHOTOELECTRIC EFFECT), ADSORPTION, OXYGEN, INFRARED DETECTORS, CRYOGENICS, SURFACES
Subject Categories : Solid State Physics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE