Accession Number : ADD017480

Title :   Electron Field Emission.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 31 Mar 95,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Glesener, John W ; Morrish, Arthur A

PDF Url : ADD017480

Report Date : 31 Mar 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : In a system containing an electron field emitter array characterized by applying diamond powder to a substrate and affixing the powder thereto, the diamond powder being composed of particles having sharp tips which are adapted to emit electrons in a vacuum and in an electric field, which electrons impact a phosphor layer disposed on an anode spaced above the tips of the diamond powder particles.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *FIELD EMISSION, *ELECTRON EMISSION, *EMITTERS, IMPACT, LAYERS, POWDERS, VACUUM, ARRAYS, DIAMONDS, ELECTRIC FIELDS, SUBSTRATES, SPECTRA, PHOSPHORS

Subject Categories : Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE