Molecule formation in N and O containing plasmas

ArticleinIEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 33(2):390 - 391 · May 2005with4 Reads
Impact Factor: 1.10 · DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2005.845903 · Source: IEEE Xplore


    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.