Simultaneous Application of Townsend and Streamer Theory

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RECENTLY conductivity current measurements up to the sparking potential have been carried out in hydrocarbon gases which can be interpreted if it is assumed that Townsend and streamer processes act simultaneously.

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HEYLEN, A. Simultaneous Application of Townsend and Streamer Theory. Nature 188, 734 (1960). https://doi.org/10.1038/188734a0

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