Publications

Characterization of hollow cathode plasma turbulence using coherent Thomson scattering

J. Appl. Phys. 131 (2022) (accepted)
S. Tsikata, K. Hara and S. Mazouffre

Discharge and plasma plume characterization of a 100 A-class LaB6 hollow cathode

J. Appl. Phys. 130, 173301 (2021)
S. Mazouffre, R. Joussot, B. Vincent, and S. Tsikata
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Perspectives on Physics of ExB Discharges Relevant to Plasma Propulsion and Similar Technologies

Phys. Plasmas 27, 120601 (2020)
I. Kaganovich, A. Smolyakov, Y. Raitses, E. Ahedo, I. Mikellides, B. A. Jorns, F. Taccogna, R. Gueroult, S. Tsikata, A. Bourdon, J. P. Boeuf, M. Keidar, A. Tasman Powis, M. Merino, M. Cappelli, K. Hara, J. Carlsson, N. Fisch, P. Chabert, I. Schweigert, T. Lafleur, K. Matyash, A. Khrabrov, R. Boswell, and A. Fruchtman
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Electron properties of an emissive cathode: analysis with incoherent Thomson scattering, fluid simulations and Langmuir probe measurements

J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 53, 415202 (2020)
B. Vincent, S. Tsikata, G-C. Potrivitu, L. Garrigues, G. Sary and S. Mazouffre
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Self-organized standing waves generated by AC-driven electron cyclotron drift instabilities

Appl. Phys. Lett. 115, 234103 (2019)
I. M. DesJardin, K. Hara and S. Tsikata
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Time-resolved electron properties of a HiPIMS argon discharge via incoherent Thomson scattering

Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 28, 03LT02 (2019)
S. Tsikata, B. Vincent, T. Minea, A. Revel and C. Ballage
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Rotating spoke instabilities in a wall-less Hall thruster: simulations

Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 28, 044002 (2019)
K. Matyash, R. Schneider, S. Mazouffre, S. Tsikata and L. Grimaud
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