Probing properties of cold radiofrequency plasma with polymer probe

  title={Probing properties of cold radiofrequency plasma with polymer probe},
  author={Edward Bormashenko and Gilad Chaniel and Victor Multanen},
  journal={Journal of Plasma Physics},
The probe intended for the characterization of cold plasma is introduced. The probe allows the estimation of Debye length of cold plasma. The probe is based on the pronounced modification of surface properties (wettability) of polymer films by cold plasmas. The probe was tested with the cold radiofrequency inductive air plasma discharge. The Debye length and the concentration of charge carriers were estimated for various gas pressures. The reported results coincide reasonably with the… 
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