Communications Physics (2021-03-01)

Atmospheric diffuse plasma jet formation from positive-pseudo-streamer and negative pulseless glow discharges

  • Jing Li,
  • Bingying Lei,
  • Jing Wang,
  • Boping Xu,
  • Shuang Ran,
  • Yishan Wang,
  • Tongyi Zhang,
  • Jie Tang,
  • Wei Zhao,
  • Yixiang Duan

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 4, no. 1
pp. 1 – 11


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Streamer coupling theory is traditionally used to engineer the generation of diffuse plasmas in the regime preceding filamentary discharge, but this method remains inefficient. Here, an alternative route to cost-efficient diffuse plasma generation is proposed, involving the expansion and quenching of existing filamentary discharge.