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Measurement of the dielectric constant of a shock tube plasma


Measurements of the electrical characteristics of the plasma in waveguide and coaxial shock tubes over the frequency range 200–7300 MHz are reported.

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Translated from Izvestiya Vysshikh Uchebnykh Zavedenii, Fizika, No. 2, pp. 27–31, February, 1974.

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Tusnov, Y.I. Measurement of the dielectric constant of a shock tube plasma. Soviet Physics Journal 17, 168–171 (1974).

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  • Dielectric Constant
  • Shock Tube
  • Electrical Characteristic
  • Tube Plasma