F8720 Plasma physics laboratory

Faculty of Science
Spring 2011
Extent and Intensity
0/3/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
prof. Mgr. Vít Kudrle, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. RNDr. Antonín Tálský, CSc. (seminar tutor)
prof. Mgr. Petr Vašina, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Jan Janča, DrSc.
Department of Physical Electronics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. Mgr. Vít Kudrle, Ph.D.
Wed 8:00–10:50 Fpe,04005
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of the parctical course the should be able to: understand the principles of measuring methods; have the practical skill to perform the plasma diagnostics; interconnect the knowledge from different courses like Elementary processes in plasma, High frequency electronics and Vaccuum physics
  • measurement of plasma density using probes; determination of electron energy distribution function by probes; measurement of collision frequency using electron cyclotron resonance; measurement of first Townsend coefficient; study of decomposing plasma; verification of Paschen law; measurement of electron density by resonator method;
    recommended literature
  • LIEBERMAN, M. A. and Allan J. LICHTENBERG. Principles of plasma discharges and materials processing. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1994. xxvi, 572. ISBN 0471005770. info
Teaching methods
laboratory work
Assessment methods
defending the reports from all tasks
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Spring 2008 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Spring 2011 - only for the accreditation, Spring 2000, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Spring 2001, Spring 2002, Spring 2003, Autumn 2003, Spring 2004, Autumn 2004, Spring 2005, Autumn 2005, Spring 2006, Autumn 2006, Spring 2007, Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Autumn 2009, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Spring 2012, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2011, recent)
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