Accession Number : AD0784256

Title :   On the Mechanism of the Homogeneous Positive Column in Oxygen Low-Pressure Discharge,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Sabadil,Heinz

Report Date : 07 AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The elementary processes determining the discharge mechanism of low-pressure oxygen discharge are reviewed. The fundamental equations for a theory of the quasi-neutral axial homogeneous positive column are derived. The ionization and charge transport mechanism are discussed.

Descriptors :   *Gas discharges, *Oxygen, Gas ionization, Electric fields, Charge carriers, Low pressure, Particle collisions, Translations, East Germany, Diffusion, Ions, Electrons, Plasmas(Physics)

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE