Electromagnetic interactions of relativistic charged particles with matter

by V. M. Grichine

Publisher: Universite de Lausanne in Lausanne-Dorigny

Written in English
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  • Bremsstrahlung.,
  • Cherenkov radiation.,
  • Particles (Nuclear physics)

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StatementV.M. Grichine
ContributionsUniversité de Lausanne.
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. :
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20577638M

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one charged particle is accelerated by its interaction with another charged particle. Thermal bremsstrahlung is produced when the relative motion of charged particles is due to the fact that they’re in a hot gas, and thus have random thermal velocities.

Consider a hot ionized gas, which contains a number density ne of freeFile Size: KB. When charged particles collide, they accelerate in each other’s electric field. As a result, they radiate electromagnetic waves. This type of radiation occurs when a fast electron slows down by collisions, and so it has acquired the German name Bremsstrahlung (“braking radiation”).

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