Accession Number : ADD017655
Title : Graded Electron Affinity Semiconductor Field Emitter.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 3 Jul 95,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Shaw, Jonathan L ; Jesen, Kevin ; Gray, Henry F
PDF Url : ADD017655
Report Date : 03 Jul 1995
Pagination or Media Count : 50
Abstract : A field emitter is disclosed comprising a graded electron affinity surface layer. The graded electron affinity layer provides for increased transconductance, reduced energy distribution of emitted electrons, reduced noise and increased uniformity in its operation.
Descriptors : *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *EMITTERS, FIELD EMISSION, ELECTRON EMISSION, NOISE REDUCTION, TRANSCONDUCTANCE
Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE