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Research on Chemical Intermediates

, Volume 27, Issue 7–8, pp 867–874 | Cite as

Electron-ion recombination rate constant in dense gaseous Kr/CH4 mixtures

  • Mariusz Wojcik
  • M. Tachiya
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Abstract

The rate constant of bulk electron-ion recombination is calculated for dense gaseous krypton doped with methane. In the calculations, the electron scattering is modeled by experimental, energy-dependent collision cross-sections. The recombination rate constant is found to increase with increasing methane concentration, due to efficient dissipation of electron energy in vibrationally inelastic e-CH4 collisions.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry Methane Inorganic Chemistry Recombination Electron Energy 
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  • M. Tachiya

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