Movie of dust release (demonstration of a plasma-cleaning method)

Here we provide a movie corresponding to data in the paper:

T. M. Flanagan and J. Goree
"Dust release from surfaces exposed to plasma"
submitted to Phys. Plasmas, August 2006.

To view the movie, click one of the links below:

AVI - 30 MB (closer to the original format)
Quicktime - 6 MB (converted from the AVI format)

Comments on this movie

Still images from this movie:

Beginning: Dust release due to plasma exposure
End: Much of the surface has been cleaned

image of sample soon after turning plasma on

image of sample much later in the movie


A photograph of our experimental setup:

this page created June 23, 2006, updated August 23, 2006