, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 157–162 | Cite as

Theoretical calculation of electron-impact resonance excitation of alkali atoms

  • C S Singh
  • R Srivastava
  • D K Rai
Atomic And Molecular Physics


Total cross-section for electron impact excitation of the resonance levels in Li, Na and K are calculated using the method due to Crothers and McCarroll. The results are compared with other available theoretical and experimental data.


Electron-impact excitation resonance transitions alkali atoms 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • C S Singh
    • 1
  • R Srivastava
    • 1
  • D K Rai
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsBanaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiIndia

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