Direct measurement of electron loss rate in air

Arthur Dogariu, Mikhail N. Shneider, Richard B. Miles

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations

Abstract

We present direct local measurements of electron attachment and recombination rates in atmospheric air. Using a microwave scattering based resonantly enhanced multi-photon ionization scheme we monitor the electron density dynamics with nanosecond resolution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
Subtitle of host publication2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010
PublisherAssociation for Computing Machinery
ISBN (Print)9781557528902
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2010

Publication series

NameLasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Radiation

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Direct measurement of electron loss rate in air'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Dogariu, A., Shneider, M. N., & Miles, R. B. (2010). Direct measurement of electron loss rate in air. In Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010 [5499715] (Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010). Association for Computing Machinery. https://doi.org/10.1364/qels.2010.jtud2