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n. Abbr. nA
One billionth (10-9) of an ampere.
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Si-EDS has sufficient geometric collection efficiency and quantum efficiency to operate with the picoampere to low nanoampere
beam currents of the FEG-SEM.
At very low filament heating power, nanoampere
level currents stopped jitter completely.
The I-V curve was measured on an HP4145 type semiconductor parameter analyzer and 122 type nanoampere
table (Agilent companies in the United States).