FB240 Physics of high-frequency discharges

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2022
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D.
Department of Physical Electronics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Physical Electronics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Thu 8:00–9:50 Fs2,04003
! FB240E RF discharges && ! NOW ( FB240E RF discharges )
Knowledge of the basics of plasma physics
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Understanding of hf. discharges
Learning outcomes
Student should gain insight into the physics of RF (namely capacitive) discharges.
  • Capacitively coupled high frequency discharges
  • Sheath, bulk plasma
  • Discharge asymmetry
  • Plasma heating
  • Regimes of capacitive discharges
  • Inductive and helicon discharges
  • Waves in plasma
  • MW discharges
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Quantitative solution of a problem from the physics of hf. discharges.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
General note: Jde o jeden z dceřinných předmětů dřívější Fyziky plazmatu 3 (FB240). Většina témat je tedy shodná s tématy probíranými v předmětu FB240 do roku 2020.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Není možné získat zároveň kredity za předmět FB240 a jeho anglickou verzi FB240E.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, autumn 2021.
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