Current Collection by a Large Langmuir Probe in a Meso-Thermal (ram) Plasma

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Joseph.E Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. I. Katz1,
  2. G. A. Jongeward1,
  3. V. A. Davis1,
  4. T. L. Morton2 and
  5. D. C. Ferguson3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM102p0037

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

How to Cite

Katz, I., Jongeward, G. A., Davis, V. A., Morton, T. L. and Ferguson, D. C. (1998) Current Collection by a Large Langmuir Probe in a Meso-Thermal (ram) Plasma, in Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles (eds R. F. Pfaff, Joseph.E. Borovsky and D. T. Young), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM102p0037

Author Information

  1. 1

    Maxwell Technologies

  2. 2

    NYMA, Inc.

  3. 3

    NASA/Lewis Research Center

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900858

Online ISBN: 9781118664384

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Keywords:

  • Space plasmas—Measurement;
  • Plasma diagnostics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Langmuir Probes

  • Meso-Thermal Plasma

  • Finite Debye Length

  • Conclusion