Introduction to Plasma Technology: Science, Engineering, and Applications
Written by a university lecturer with more than forty years experience in plasma technology, this book adopts a didactic approach in its coverage of the theory, engineering and applications of technological plasmas.
The theory is developed in a unified way to enable brevity and clarity, providing readers with the necessary background to assess the factors that affect the behavior of plasmas under different operating conditions. The major part of the book is devoted to the applications of plasma technology and their accompanying engineering aspects, classified by the various pressure and density regimes at which plasmas can be produced. Two chapters on plasma power supplies round off the book.
With its broad range of topics, from low to high pressure plasmas, from characterization to modeling, and from materials to components, this is suitable for advanced undergraduates, postgraduates and professionals in the field.
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Science Engineering and Applications 1 Plasma an Overview
Science Engineering and Applications 2 Elastic and Inelastic Collision Processes in Weakly Ionized Gases
Science Engineering and Applications 3 The Interaction of Electromagnetic Fields with Plasmas
Science Engineering and Applications 4 Coupling Processes
Science Engineering and Applications 5 Applications of Nonequilibrium Cold Lowpressure Discharges and Plasmas
Science Engineering and Applications 6 Nonequilibrium Atmospheric Pressure Discharges and Plasmas
Science Engineering and Applications 7 Plasmas in Charge and Thermal Equilibrium Arc Processes
Science Engineering and Applications 8 Diagnostic Methods
Science Engineering and Applications 9 Matching Resonance and Stability
Science Engineering and Applications 10 Plasma Power Supplies
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