Atomic Collision Physics at LEAR

  • PS194 Collaboration
  • K. Elsener
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 31)


Collision processes of charged particles penetrating matter are governed by the Coulomb interaction. At first glance, cross sections are therefore expected to be proportional to the projectile charge squared.


Helium Atom Ionization Cross Section Double Ionization Projectile Charge Double Ionization Cross Section 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • PS194 Collaboration
  • K. Elsener
    • 1
  1. 1.CERN EP-DivisionGeneve 23Switzerland

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