Space charge-limited emission studies using Coulomb's Law
Carr, Christopher G.
- Publisher: Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School
Space charge | Electric fields | Differential equations, Nonlinear | Electrons | Emission
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Child and Langmuir introduced a solution to space charge limited emission in an infinite area planar diode. The solution follows from starting with Poisson's equation, and requires solving a non-linear differenti...