Time evolution of charge states in an electron cyclotron resonance ion source[sup a)]

Pardo, R.C.; Harkewicz, R.; Billquist, P.J.
April 1996
Review of Scientific Instruments;Apr96, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p1602
Academic Journal
Studies the production of high charge-state ions in an electron cyclotron resonance ion source as a function of time using a pulsed laser to ablate heavy metal ions into the plasma. Time required to produce a charge state; Use of the data to characterize the plasma electron density.


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