Basic theory of Fowler-Nordheim plots

  • R. G. ForbesEmail author
Part of the Condensed Matter book series (volume 45B)


This chapter provides an overview of the Fowler-Nordheim plots. The uses and difficulties of the Fowler-Nordheim plots in field emission is also discussed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advanced Technology InstituteUniversity of SurreyGuildfordUK

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