Modeling the electron heating in a compact electron cyclotron resonance ion source

Grotjohn, T.A.
March 1996
Review of Scientific Instruments;Mar96, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p921
Academic Journal
Reports on the development of electromagnetic particle-in-cell (PIC) and guiding-center particle models for compact electron cyclotron resonance plasma source. Use of finite-difference time-domain technique to model the microwave fields with excite the plasma; Determination of the distribution function for the electron energy change.


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