Dusty Plasma

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Scientific Paper
Title Dusty Plasma
Author(s) Leslee A Kulba
Keywords dusty plasma
Published 2004
Journal Electric Spacecraft Journal
Number 38
Pages 27-28


Manufacturers of silicon wafers have long been annoyed by the dust that settles out of plasma chambers. Physicists, on the other hand, have been trying to generate dusty plasmas to simulate astronomical phenomena. The recent discovery of how dusty plasmas form helped both science and industry.