Ionization Waves in Electrical Breakdown of Gases by A.N. Lagarkov,I.M. Rutkevich

By A.N. Lagarkov,I.M. Rutkevich

within the years because the e-book of Lozanskii and Firsov "The thought of Spark" [1975] was once released, a couple of experimental and theoretical reports within the physics of electrical breakdown in gases have been carried out. due to those stories, the concept that of a wavelike nature of breakdown initiated by means of unmarried high-voltage electrical pulses or via a relentless electrical box used to be proven. Theoretical types during which the idea that of breakdown in a continuing exterior box used to be built have been first uncovered within the above-named ebook within the bankruptcy "Development of a streamer considered as an ionization wave," written through Rodin and Starostin. This ebook treats the preliminary degree of electrical breakdown as a wave professional­ cess. The wavelike nature of the phenomena into consideration is pre­ sented for streamers and sliding discharges, for electrical breakdown enhance­ ment in lengthy discharge tubes in addition to in gas-filled gaps. bankruptcy 1 supplies a qualitative attention of phenomena determin­ ing the electrical breakdown of gases. The experimental facts and theoretical effects are uncovered and mentioned with program to streamers, airplane ion­ ization waves, breakdown waves in lengthy tubes, and propagation of sliding discharges. the topic of this bankruptcy might be regarded as a space of purposes of alternative theoretical versions, formulation, and estimates which are provided in different chapters of the book.

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Advances in Quantum Chemistry: Theory of Confined Quantum by John R. Sabin

By John R. Sabin

Advances in Quantum Chemistry offers surveys of present advancements during this speedily constructing box. With invited stories written via top foreign researchers, each one providing new effects, it presents a unmarried motor vehicle for following growth during this interdisciplinary area.

* Publishes articles, invited reports and complaints of significant overseas meetings and workshops
* Written through major foreign researchers in quantum and theoretical chemistry
* Highlights very important interdisciplinary developments

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Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics: Vol 52 by Paul R. Berman B.S. Ph.D. M. Phil,Chun C. Lin

By Paul R. Berman B.S. Ph.D. M. Phil,Chun C. Lin

This quantity of Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics keeps the culture of the Advances sequence. It includes contributions from specialists within the box of atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics. The articles include a few overview fabric, yet are meant to supply a complete photograph of contemporary very important advancements in AMO physics. either theoretical and experimental articles are incorporated within the volume.

  • International experts
  • Comprehensive articles
  • New developments

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Advances in Density Functional Theory: 33 (Advances in by Per-Olov Lowdin,Jorge M. Seminario

By Per-Olov Lowdin,Jorge M. Seminario

Quantum mechanics can describe the exact constitution and behaviour of topic, from electrons, atoms, and molecules, to the entire universe. it's one of many fields of data that yield remarkable precessions, constrained purely through the computational assets on hand. between those equipment is density useful conception (DFT), which allows one to unravel the equations of quantum mechanics extra successfully than with any similar method.
The current quantity represents the main complete precis presently on hand in density practical conception and its purposes in chemistry from atomic physics to molecular dynamics. DFT is at present getting used by means of greater than fifty percentage of computational chemists.

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9th Congress on Electronic Structure: Principles and by Manuel F. Ruiz-Lopez,Francisco J. Olivares del Valle

By Manuel F. Ruiz-Lopez,Francisco J. Olivares del Valle

This quantity collects study findings offered on the ninth variation of the digital constitution: ideas and purposes (ESPA-2014) foreign convention, held in Badajoz, Spain, on July 2–4, 2014. The contributions hide study paintings on conception, tools and foundations, fabrics technological know-how, constitution and chemical reactivity in addition to environmental results and modelling. initially released within the magazine Theoretical Chemistry money owed, those impressive papers at the moment are to be had in a hardcover print layout, in addition to a different digital version. This quantity presents precious content material for all researchers in theoretical chemistry, and may in particular gain these learn teams and libraries with restricted entry to the journal.

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Collective Atom–Light Interactions in Dense Atomic Vapours by James Keaveney

By James Keaveney

The propagation of sunshine in 'dense media' the place dipole-dipole interactions play a task is a basic subject that was once first studied within the paintings of Clausius, Mossotti, Lorenz and Lorentz within the latter half the 19th century. even if, till lately there remained a few parts of controversy: for instance, while the Lorentz version for a fuel predicts a resonance shift, a discrete dipole version doesn't. This thesis makes the 1st mixed dimension of either the Lorentz shift and the linked collective Lamb shift. This transparent experimental end result motivated new theoretical paintings that has considerably complicated our figuring out of sunshine propagation in interacting media.

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Atomic Physics at Accelerators: Mass Spectrometry: by David Lunney,Georges Audi,Heinz-Jürgen Kluge

By David Lunney,Georges Audi,Heinz-Jürgen Kluge

the quest for examples of proton radioactivity has led to the invention of a big variety of proton emitters within the quarter 50 < Z < eighty four [1]. a lot of those proton emitters and their daughters also are a-emitters, and sometimes the a-decay chain from the daughter terminates on a nuclide towards balance whose mass extra is understood. This opens up the opportunity of utilizing a-and proton-decay Q-values to figure out the mass excesses of a big workforce of nuclei attached by way of particle decay. The Q-values are derived from the measured kinetic energies of the emitted protons or a-particles. the place the decay chains aren't attached to nuclei with recognized mass excesses, proton separation energies should be measured at times and derived in others. For the a-decay ofthe dad or mum nucleus (Z, A) to the daughter (Z - 2, A - 4), the strength and momentum kin used to transform among Q-value, mass (M) and mass extra (ME) are: M(4He)E", (1) M(Z - 2, A - 4)Erecoil, (2) Q", E", + Erecoi, ME(Z, A) Q", + ME(Z - 2, A - four) + ME(4He). (3) In perform, one makes use of M(4He) ~ four and M(Z - 2, A - four) (A - 4), in order that Equation (3) turns into ME(Z, A) = E", (_A_) + ME(Z - 2, A - four) + ME(4He). (4) A -4 equally, for protons, we've ME(Z, A) = Ep(_A_) +ME(Z - 1, A-I) +ME(lH).

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Polarization Bremsstrahlung: 80 (Springer Series on Atomic, by Andrey V. Korol,Andrey V. Solov'yov

By Andrey V. Korol,Andrey V. Solov'yov

This booklet introduces and experiences either idea and functions of polarizational bremsstrahlung, i.e. the electromagnetic radiation emitted in the course of collisions of charged debris with based, therefore polarizable goals, comparable to atoms, molecules and clusters.
The topic, following the 1st experimental proof a number of many years in the past, has won value via a couple of sleek functions. therefore, the research of a number of radiative mechanisms is anticipated to steer to the layout of novel mild resources, working in a variety of components of the electromagnetic spectrum. Conversely, the research of the spectral and angular distribution of the photon emission constitutes a brand new instrument for extracting details at the interplay of the colliding debris, and on their inner constitution and dynamical homes.
Last yet no longer least, actual quantitative descriptions of the photon emission methods confirm the radiative strength losses of debris in quite a few media, thereby offering crucial details required for e.g. plasma diagnostics in addition to astrophysical and clinical functions (such as radiation therapy).
This ebook basically addresses graduate scholars and researchers with a history in atomic, molecular, optical or plasma physics, yet can also be of gain to someone wishing to go into the field.

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Physik für Ingenieure (Springer-Lehrbuch) (German Edition) by Ekbert Hering,Rolf Martin,Martin Stohrer

By Ekbert Hering,Rolf Martin,Martin Stohrer

Erfolgreicher Longseller: Die Autoren schreiben in erster Linie für Studierende, bieten aber auch Ingenieuren eine kompakte Darstellung der physikalischen Grundlagen. Zweifarbige Übersichten veranschaulichen komplizierte Zusammenhänge. Zahlreiche Bilder aus der Technik und Berechnungsbeispiele aus dem Arbeitsumfeld von Ingenieuren vermitteln den Praxisbezug. Neu in der 10., komplett bearbeiteten Auflage: modernes structure, noch mehr ausführliche Lösungen zu zahlreichen Übungsaufgaben, das Periodensystem in zwei mehrfarbigen Falttafeln. Mit zahlreichen aktualisierten Inhalten: u.a. Übersicht der Hydro- und Aerodynamik, Darstellung der Entropie.

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