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Historical Development and Present State of Swarm Research

  • E. W. McDaniel

Abstract

This book addresses several areas of research in the field of atomic physics that may be investigated by swarm techniques. Most of the chapters assume that the reader is conversant with the topic, and the emphasis is on the latest results. However, in order to establish a broader perspective and a suitable background, this introduction provides some definitions, sketches some of the historical developments, and gives some general references that may be of interest to the reader.

Keywords

Drift Tube Collision Cross Section Atomic Collision Reaction Rate Coefficient Electron Swarm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. W. McDaniel
    • 1
  1. 1.Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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