TITLE

Characteristics of a laser triggered spark gap using air, Ar, CH4, H2, He, N2, SF6, and Xe

AUTHOR(S)
Kimura, W. D.; Kushner, M. J.; Seamans, J. F.
PUB. DATE
March 1988
SOURCE
Journal of Applied Physics;3/15/1988, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p1882
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the results of a study which demonstrate that laser triggering at 248 nanometer of a high voltage spark gap switch is possible in a variety of gas mixtures. Experimental results; Interpretation of spark column interferograms; Model predictions; Conclusions.
ACCESSION #
7654267

 

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