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    • Astrophysical Applications of Dusty Plasma Physics 

      Barnes, Will (2013-05-24)
      An ionized gas is a plasma, a sea of ions and electrons. The introduction of dust into the ionized gas forms a dusty plasma, a colloidal mixture of micron- to submicronsized grains and charged particles. The dust becomes ...
    • Photophoresis: Potential Sorting Mechanism in a Proto-planetary Disk 

      Smallwood, Jeremy
      The details of planet formation are still largely unknown, but it is understood that the initial stage of planet formation depends primary on the coagulation of micron-sized dust grains. One of the unexplained observations ...