The Broadening of Radio Recombination Lines by Ion Collisions: New Theoretical Results

  • D. Hoang-Binh
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 163)


We give new theoretical data for calculating the ion impact broadening of radio recombination α, β, and γ lines. A comparison with other broadening mechanisms is presented.


Line Width Principal Quantum Number Dark Cloud Stark Width Antenna Beam Width 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Hoang-Binh
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  1. 1.Laboratoire Atomes & Molécules, LAMObservatoire de ParisMeudon CedexFrance

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