Accession Number : AD0750663
Title : On Drawin's Formula for Ionization in Atom-Atom Collisions.
Descriptive Note : Topical research rept.,
Corporate Author : CORNELL UNIV ITHACA N Y LAB OF PLASMA STUDIES
Personal Author(s) : Fleischmann,Hans H. ; Dehmel,R. C.
Report Date : FEB 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : Drawin's semiclassical formula for ionization in collisions of neutral atoms or molecules is examined. Both, from an analysis of its derivation and from a comparison with additional experimental data, it appears that considerable errors can be expected in general applications of this formula. (Author)
Descriptors : (*GAS IONIZATION, ATOMS), INTERACTIONS, MOLECULES, KINETIC ENERGY, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, DIFFERENTIAL CROSS SECTIONS
Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE