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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1978
  • pp: 3750–3754

Abel inversion applied to plasma spectroscopy: a new interactive method

J. Glasser, J. Chapelle, and J. C. Boettner  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 17, Issue 23, pp. 3750-3754 (1978)

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A new method has been developed to perform an Abel inversion. As smoothing is an essential step when one deals with experimental data, a controlled smoothing procedure using spline functions is used. This gives better results for test functions used by previous authors on data with or without scattering.

© 1978 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: May 8, 1978
Published: December 1, 1978

J. Glasser, J. Chapelle, and J. C. Boettner, "Abel inversion applied to plasma spectroscopy: a new interactive method," Appl. Opt. 17, 3750-3754 (1978)

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