Laser-ablation-assisted-plasma discharges of aluminum in a transverse-magnetic field

Lash, J.S.; Gilgenbach, R.M.
August 1994
Applied Physics Letters;8/1/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p531
Academic Journal
Examines the use of laser-ablation-assisted-plasma discharges to enhance the ionization of laser ablated aluminum metal. Determination of the charge states and the electronic temperatures within the plasma discharge; Effect of the introduction of transverse magnetic field on ionization; Applications of laser ablation.


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