Upgrade of a vacuum arc ion source using a strong pulsed magnetic field

Oks, E.M.; Brown, I.G.; Dickinson, M.R.; MacGill, R.A.
March 1996
Review of Scientific Instruments;Mar96, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p959
Academic Journal
Reports on the upgrading of a vacuum arc ion source using a strong pulsed magnetic field. Enhancement of ion charge state; Generation of gaseous ions; Arc ignition by a gaseous predischarge; Grid stabilization of the plasma emission surface.


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