TITLE

Neutralization of space charge forces using ionized background gas

AUTHOR(S)
Steski, D.B.; Zarcone, M.J.; Smith, K.S.; Thieberger, P.
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Mar96, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p1221
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the neutralization of space charge forces using ionized background gas. Time requirements for the various gases to neutralize the beam as a function of pressure; Transmission of integrated beam current from the upstream to the downstream cup as a function of gas pressure; Effectiveness of reducing space by charge by gas introduction.
ACCESSION #
4367265

 

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