Simple heatable Langmuir probe for alkali plasmas

Strele, Daniela; Koepke, Mark; Schrittwieser, Roman; Winkler, Patrick
October 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Oct97, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p3751
Academic Journal
Presents a small, simple, indirectly heatable Langmuir probe for measurements in alkaline plasmas. Heating element of the probe; Necessary heating power; Removal of the inevitable alkaline coating of the probe collector by sufficient heating; Various types of coating and their influence on the probe characteristic.


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