Reconstruction of laser-induced plasma spectral emissivity in non-axisymmetric conditions
Authors: Cristoforetti G., Legnaioli S., Palleschi V., Salvetti A., Tognoni E., Tomassini P.
Autors Affiliation: IPCF-CNR, Area Ric Pisa, I-56124 Pisa, Italy
Abstract: The problem of determining the spectral emissivity in each spatial position of a laser induced plasma is extremely important in order to calculate the spatial distributions of physical and thermodynamical parameters characterizing the plume. Supposing that the plume is optically thin and axisymmetric, the problem is theoretically solved by the Abel inversion of the integral spectral emission. The work presented here is a generalization of the Aguilera et al. method of solving the Abel inversion, based on the modelization of the plume by discrete shells of constant emissivity, in the case of slightly non-axisymmetric plasmas. Some tests and examples of the application of the new algorithm are given. (c) 2005 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Journal/Review: SPECTROCHIMICA ACTA PART B-ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY
Volume: 60 (7-8) Pages from: 888 to: 896
KeyWords: Abel inversion; LIBS; plasma modelling; plasma inhomogeneity; DOI: 10.1016/j.sab.2005.05.003Citations: 18data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2023-05-28References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here