Molecule formation in N and O containing plasmas

Dept. of Appl. Phys., Eindhoven Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science (Impact Factor: 0.95). 05/2005; DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2005.845903
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ABSTRACT The visual appearance of an expanding nitrogen plasma with or without oxygen is shown. The interaction of the plasma with a substrate leads to the appearance of additional light, which is ascribed to the formation of excited molecules by association of N and/or O atoms at the substrate.

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