Analytical Penning ionization electron spectra and self-trapping of fast electrons

Demidov, V. I.; DeJoseph Jr., C. A.
November 2006
Review of Scientific Instruments;Nov2006, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p116104
Academic Journal
It is pointed out that self-trapping of fast electrons can distort measurements of gas species in Penning ionization electron spectra. This effect should be taken into account for the development of gas chromatography detectors based on this methodology.


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