collision cross section


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collision cross section

[kə′lizh·ən ′krȯs ‚sek·shən]
(geology)
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Caption: Figure 2: Collision cross sections as a function of electron energy for [N.sub.2], [O.sub.2], O, NO.
Then, the total collision cross section can be written as
Therefore, the total collision cross section is defined as
The classification is based on electron-neutron interactions--that is, collision cross sections, drift and diffusion parameters, ionization and attachment coefficients, and attachment reactions and rates.

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