Measurement of the ionization yield of low energy atomic particles in gases

dc.contributor.author Lowry, Ralph
dc.contributor.author Miller, Glenn
dc.contributor.department Ames Laboratory
dc.date 2018-02-13T17:02:10.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-29T23:18:19Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-29T23:18:19Z
dc.date.embargo 2013-11-06
dc.date.issued 1955-06-01
dc.description.abstract <p>The purpose of this investigation was to study the total ionization yield of charged atomic particles in gases for energies in the range of a few to 250 kev. A large cylindrical ionization chamber was used for this study. The charged particles were selected from the kevatron beam by a magnetic and an electrostatic analyzer and entered the chamber by means of a 0.004 inch diameter open window. A differential pumping system permitted pressures up to 10 mm Hg to be maintained in the chamber. The chamber was alternately operated as a proportional counter and an ionization chamber to measure the rate with which the primary items entered the chamber and the ionization produced by them, respectively. A detailed description of the apparatus and measuring technique are given.</p>
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dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/6696
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dc.relation.ispartofseries ISC-655
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dc.subject.disciplines Chemistry
dc.subject.disciplines Engineering
dc.subject.disciplines Physics
dc.subject.keywords Ames Laboratory
dc.title Measurement of the ionization yield of low energy atomic particles in gases
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