Development of a multichord beam-attenuation probe of hydrogen and helium for plasma diagnostics

Kodera, F.; Kojima, M.; Yoshikawa, T.; Goto, S.
January 1999
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1999, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p865
Academic Journal
Describes the development of a multichord beam probing system in order to estimate the density and the electron temperature profiles of a medium temperature plasma. Estimation of the ion density by hydrogen neutrals attenuation via charge exchange; Instrumentation of the beam system; Measurement of a field-reversed configuration plasma.


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