Saha's equation

Saha's equation

[‚sä‚häz i‚kwā·zhən]
(statistical mechanics)
An equation for Saha ionization of a monatomic gas in terms of the temperature and pressure of the gas, the ionization potential, and statistical weights of ion, electron, and atom.
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Since Saha's equation was inherently related to parameters associated with the ideal gas (i.
At the same time, while Payne had understood the importance of local thermal equilibrium (LTE) for the proper application of Saha's equation [8, p.
Saha's equation under deviation from thermodynamic equilibrium.