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Sat, 18 Feb 2012, 11:18pm yet another proposal for high energy density capacitors... »
Daniel R Plante
Registered: Apr, 2009
Last visit: Thu, 04 Apr 2013
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Guys, the apparent non-linear relation between layer thickness and breakdown strength is simply a statistical artifact related to material defect density. If you had a very thick, absolutely atomically perfect crystal layer (good luck with that), then the empirical breakdown difference measured between thick and thin layers would vanish.

Sydd, thanks for the links lately, very interesting :)
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