Low-field ion microscopy
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- Ksenofontov, V.A., Sadanov, E.V. & Velikodnaya, O.A. Tech. Phys. (2009) 54: 580. doi:10.1134/S1063784209040215
Experimental data on field ion emission under high partial pressures of water vapor at room temperature are reported. A method for obtaining low-field ion images in the presence of water vapor is proposed and the potentialities, limitations, and prospects of using images in microscopy are considered.