Glow-Like Discharges with Runaway Electrons

Part of the NATO Science Series: B book series (NSSB, volume 367)


Runaway Electron Sulphur Hexafluoride Oscilloscope Trace Cathode Plasma Average Electron Energy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Russia Federal Nuclear Center - VNIIEF “SarovNizhegorodskii regionRussia

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