Student Number 986203017 Author Yu-Te Shen(沈裕德) Author's Email Address No Public. Statistics This thesis had been viewed 275 times. Download 223 times. Department Graduate Institute of Space Science Year 2010 Semester 2 Degree Master Type of Document Master's Thesis Language zh-TW.Big5 Chinese Title The measurement of the electron temperature probe in the space plasma simulation chamber Date of Defense 2011-06-24 Page Count 61 Keyword Electron temperature probe Plasma Diagnostics Space Plasma Abstract In order to understand the phenomena in the ionosphere, one of the important methods is the in-situ measurement which acquires plasma parameters directly from the plasma. There is existence of both neutral gas and space plasma in the ionosphere, making electron temperature and density important parameters. The purpose of this thesis is to develop an electron temperature probe which can be applied to measure plasma electron temperatures in space environments such as the ionosphere. By using the space plasma simulation chamber located at the Institute of Space Science, National Central University, electron temperature probe experiments were carried out. Data was recorded for further analysis and discussion. The effects of the two different energy species of plasma produced by the diffusion mechanism of the space plasma simulation chamber made to the measurements were discussed. The results implied the electron temperature probe is sensitive to the plasma dynamic impedance and other nearby instrumentations. Lastly, it is shown that the generation of the sweeping voltage and impedance matching with the plasma made differences to the measurements of electron temperatures. Table of Content 摘要 i
第一章 簡介 1
第二章 儀器原理與設計 4
第三章 實驗環境與架構 23
第四章 實驗結果與討論 31
第五章 結論 47
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Advisor Chi-Kuang Chao(趙吉光)
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