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Applied Physics B

, Volume 38, Issue 3, pp 147-157

First online:

Spectroscopy using thermionic diode detectors

  • K. NiemaxAffiliated withInstitut für Spektrochemie und angewandte Spektroskopie

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The basic principles of the thermionic diode technique and the potential of the detector in laser spectroscopy are discussed. Furthermore different types of set-ups, effective detection schemes and hints for the construction and preparation of thermionic diodes are given.


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