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The simulation of shock wave propagation in the argon plasma discharge positive column

A.K. Sukhov

Moscow University Physics Bulletin 2017. N 5.

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Computer simulation of shock wave propagation in plasma of positive column discharge in argon was performed. One-dimensional model of gas-discharge plasma was used, comprising the continuity equation for electron and ion component of plasma, and the equations of electrostatics, taking into account the initial and boundary conditions. Distributions of plasma parameters in the shock wave were obtained; the influence of shock wave intensity was evaluated. Simulation results with experimental data were compared.

Received: 2016 October 27
Approved: 2017 December 4
PACS:
52.35.Tc Shock waves and discontinuities
52.65.Kj Magnetohydrodynamic and fluid equation
52.80.Hc Glow; corona
Rissian citation:
А.К. Сухов.
Моделирование прохождения ударной волны в плазме положительного столба разряда в аргоне.
Вестн. Моск. ун-та. Сер. 3. Физ. Астрон. 2017. № 5. С. 39.
Authors
A.K. Sukhov
Kostroma State University, Kostroma, 156005, Russia, Dzerzhinsky str., 17
Issue 5, 2017

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