Manufacturing of Cs3Sb Photocathode in Atmospheric Conditions

  • Jeong, Hyo-Soo (Department of Electronic Materials Engineering, the University of Suwon)
  • Received : 2014.09.18
  • Accepted : 2014.09.24
  • Published : 2014.10.01


$Cs_3Sb$ photocathode was formed by newly developed process and successive in-situ lighting devices were fabricated in a process chamber. R, G, and B phosphors were applied on the anode plate, respectively. Major parameters such as brightness, power consumption, and efficacy were measured. The wavelength of LED excitation source was 450 nm. Both high power and low power modes were applied in the measurement. Measurement values were clearly differentiated by the voltage application modes. The measured values of each parameter was good enough to be applied for general lighting source. The results showed that $Cs_3Sb$ photocathode formed in atmospheric conditions was functioning as good as the photocathode formed in UHV conditions, and thus it could be applied to advanced lighting devices.


Supported by : University of Suwon


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