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Emission Characteristics of Nanocrystalline Porous Silicon Ballistic Cold Cathode in Atmospheric Ambience

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3 Author(s)
Ohta, T. ; Graduate Sch. of Eng., Tokyo Univ. ; Kojima, Akira ; Koshida, Nobuyoshi

The nc-Si cold cathode operates in atmospheric pressure of various gases. These results are consistent with the model that the energetic electrons are produced in nc-Si dot chain structures. In the case of air, negative ions are generated by dissociative attachment of energetic electrons to O2 molecules. Both the complete passivation of nc-Si surfaces and the suppression of interfacial traps between neighboring nc-Si dots are key issues for enhancement in the efficiency and stability

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Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, 2006 and the 2006 50th International Field Emission Symposium., IVNC/IFES 2006. Technical Digest. 19th International

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July 2006