Manipulation and control of molecular beams.

@article{vandeMeerakker2012ManipulationAC,
  title={Manipulation and control of molecular beams.},
  author={Sebastiaan Y. T. van de Meerakker and Hendrick L. Bethlem and Nicolas Vanhaecke and Gerard Meijer},
  journal={Chemical reviews},
  year={2012},
  volume={112 9},
  pages={
          4828-78
        }
}
A study was conducted to demonstrate the manipulation of molecular beams with electric and magnetic fields. Seeded pulsed supersonic expansions were employed to conduct the investigations. The conservative forces exerted further downstream by the electric and magnetic fields enabled the researchers to manipulate and control the shape and the position of the distribution in the six-dimensional phase-space. All of the original experimental geometries were devised to create strong magnetic or… 

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