# Reply to Comment on ‘Formation of bound states of electrons in spherically symmetric oscillations of plasma’

@article{Dvornikov2010ReplyTC, title={Reply to Comment on ‘Formation of bound states of electrons in spherically symmetric oscillations of plasma’}, author={Maxim Dvornikov}, journal={Physica Scripta}, year={2010}, volume={83}, pages={017004} }

I reply here to the comment of Dr Shmatov on my recent work (Dvornikov 2010 Phys. Scr. 81 055502), and demonstrate the invalidity of his criticism of the classical physics description of the formation of bound states of electrons participating in spherically symmetric oscillations of plasma.

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Comment on ‘Formation of bound states of electrons in spherically symmetric oscillations of plasma’

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In this comment, the model and results of Dvornik (2010 Phys. Scr. 81 055502) are revisited.

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