Development of a visible framing camera diagnostic for the study of current initiation in z-pinch plasmas

Muron, D. J.; Hurst, M. J.; Derzon, M. S.
January 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1997, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p656
Academic Journal
Describes a visible framing camera built to observe early time visible emission from z-pinch plasmas at the Saturn pulsed-power driven accelerator at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Camera system; Optical system; Variation in sensitivity and gain characteristics from camera to camera.


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