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Line Ratios for Solar Wind Charge Exchange with Comets

Mullen, P. D.; Cumbee, R. S.; Lyons, D.; Gu, L.; Kaastra, J.; Shelton, R. L.; Stancil, P. C. Charge exchange (CX) has emerged in X-ray emission modeling as a significant process that must be considered in many astrophysical environments—particularly comets. … Continue reading

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Testing atomic collision theory with the two-photon continuum of astrophysical nebulae

Guzmán, F.; Badnell, N. R.; Chatzikos, M.; van Hoof, P. A. M.; Williams, R. J. R.; Ferland, G. J. Accurate rates for energy-degenerate l-changing collisions are needed to determine cosmological abundances and recombination. There are now several competing theories for … Continue reading

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K-shell photoionization of O4 + and O5 + ions: experiment and theory

McLaughlin, B. M.; Bizau, J.-M.; Cubaynes, D.; Guilbaud, S.; Douix, S.; Shorman, M. M. Al; Ghazaly, M. O. A. El; Sakho, I.; Gharaibeh, M. F. Absolute cross-sections for the K-shell photoionization of Be-like (O4 +) and Li-like (O5 +) atomic … Continue reading

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Electron impact excitation for He-like ions with Z = 20-42

Si, R.; Li, S.; Wang, K.; Guo, X. L.; Chen, Z. B.; Yan, J.; Chen, C. Y.; Brage, T.; Zou, Y. M. Aims: Spectral lines of He-like ions are among the most prominent features in X-ray spectra from a large … Continue reading

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Extended Calculations of Spectroscopic Data: Energy Levels, Lifetimes, and Transition Rates for O-like Ions from Cr xvii to Zn xxiii

Wang, K.; Jönsson, P.; Ekman, J.; Gaigalas, G.; Godefroid, M. R.; Si, R.; Chen, Z. B.; Li, S.; Chen, C. Y.; Yan, J. Employing two state-of-the-art methods, multiconfiguration Dirac–Hartree–Fock and second-order many-body perturbation theory, the excitation energies and lifetimes for … Continue reading

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Radiative data for highly excited 3d84d levels in Ni II from laboratory measurements and atomic calculations

Hartman, H.; Engström, L.; Lundberg, H.; Nilsson, H.; Quinet, P.; Fivet, V.; Palmeri, P.; Malcheva, G.; Blagoev, K. Aims: This work reports new experimental radiative lifetimes and calculated oscillator strengths for transitions from 3d84d levels of astrophysical interest in singly … Continue reading

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Line Identification of Atomic and Ionic Spectra of Holmium in the Near-UV

Part I. Spectrum of Ho I Al-Labady, N.; Özdalgiç, B.; Er, A.; Güzelçimen, F.; Öztürk, I. K.; Kröger, S.; Kruzins, A.; Tamanis, M.; Ferber, R.; Başar, Gö. The Fourier Transform spectra of a Holmium hollow cathode discharge lamp have been … Continue reading

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