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Measurement of a Threshold Initiation Carrier Density for a Reduction in Gas Breakdown Voltage
- Park, Hyunho (School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong-ik University) ;
- Kim, Youngmin (School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong-ik University)
- Received : 2018.03.08
- Accepted : 2018.05.10
- Published : 2018.11.01
A direct measurement of an initiation carrier injection for a low voltage discharge is presented. A self-sustained pulsed discharge is utilized to characterize electrical responses of a glow discharge for varying amounts of injected initiation carriers. It is clearly demonstrated that the initiation carrier injection affects the ignition time and the breakdown voltage of the primary discharge. An abrupt reduction in the breakdown voltage for a
Supported by : National Research Foundation of Korea(NRF)
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