Reflection time-of-flight mass spectrometer for charge-transfer cross section measurements

Kwong, Victor S.H.; Jiebing Wang
October 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Oct97, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p3712
Academic Journal
Describes a method that combines the production of ions by laser ablation with a reflection time-of-flight mass spectrometer for charge-transfer cross section measurements. Measurement of a specific charge-transfer channel of an ion-neutral pair at energies of about 0.1 keV/amu; Metastable state ion fraction in the laser ablation ion beam.


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