Chapter 15. Transport of Electrons in Gases

  1. Boris M. Smirnov

Published Online: 12 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527608089.ch15

Principles of Statistical Physics: Distributions, Structures, Phenomena, Kinetics of Atomic Systems

Principles of Statistical Physics: Distributions, Structures, Phenomena, Kinetics of Atomic Systems

How to Cite

Smirnov, B. M. (2006) Transport of Electrons in Gases, in Principles of Statistical Physics: Distributions, Structures, Phenomena, Kinetics of Atomic Systems, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527608089.ch15

Author Information

  1. Institute for High Temperatures, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406135

Online ISBN: 9783527608089

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Keywords:

  • statistical physics;
  • transport phenomena in atomic systems;
  • transport of electrons in gases;
  • conductivity of gas;
  • weakly ionized gas;
  • strongly ionized plasma;
  • thermal diffusion of electrons;
  • Hall effect;
  • deceleration of fast electrons

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Conductivity of Weakly Ionized Gas

  • Electron Mobility in a Gas

  • Conductivity of Strongly Ionized Plasma

  • Thermal Diffusion of Electrons in a Gas

  • Electron Thermal Conductivity

  • The Hall Effect

  • Deceleration of Fast Electrons in Plasma