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Beyond the Linear Stark Effect: A Retrospective

Kurchatov Complex of Thermonuclear Energetics and Plasma Technologies, National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”, Moscow 123182, Russia
Atoms 2018, 6(2), 33;
Received: 1 March 2018 / Revised: 25 May 2018 / Accepted: 29 May 2018 / Published: 6 June 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Spectral Line Shapes in Plasmas II)
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A review of studies of the electric-field influence on spectral lines is presented, beginning from the discovery of the Stark effect, and in particular focused on phenomena related to the effects of the plasma microfield non-uniformity. View Full-Text
Keywords: Stark effect; microfield nonuniformity; asymmetry and shift of lineshapes Stark effect; microfield nonuniformity; asymmetry and shift of lineshapes
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