Electron transport at high fields in a-SiO2

D. K. Ferry

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An iterative-integral technique is used to determine the velocity of hot electrons in a-SiO2. Deviations from linearity begin for fields above 8×105 V/cm, and saturation of the velocity-field curve sets in for fields above 1×106 V/cm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)689-690
Number of pages2
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1975

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  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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