Chapter 2. Technological Overview
- Wei Zhu Ph.D.
Published Online: 15 APR 2002
Copyright © 2001 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
How to Cite
Kochanski, G. P., Zhu, W. and Goren, Y. (2001) Technological Overview, in Vacuum Microelectronics (ed W. Zhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471224332.ch2
Bell Laboratories—Lucent Technologies, 600 Mountain Avenue, Murray Hill, NJ 07974, USA
- Published Online: 15 APR 2002
- Published Print: 1 OCT 2001
Print ISBN: 9780471322443
Online ISBN: 9780471224334
- technology assessment;
- flat panel field emission displays;
- phosphor efficiency;
- pillar breakdown;
- cathode lifetime and uniformity;
- microwave power amplifier tubes;
- microwave triode;
- microwave beam tubes
Chapter 2 provides an overview of the technological state-of-the-art of field emitters and vacuum microelectronics. It highlights
Major scientific and technical problems that remain to be solved
Advantages and disadvantages of vacuum devices in the context of real applications
The promise and reality of the technology.