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The N - N
^{i+1}, N^{i}- Number Density of two successive ionization states i and i+1. - Z
^{i+1}, Z^{i}- Partition Function for the same (which differs for each ionization state) - n
^{e}- number-density of free electrons. - h - Planck Constant.
- m
_{e}- mass of an electron. - k - Boltzmann Constant.
- T - temperature.
- χ
_{i}- ionization potential (energy needed to ionize) at ionization state i.
equation,physics,model)Referenced by:
Number Density State of Ionization Temperature |