Articles on Solar Wind Sputtering

 

 

 

         Solar-wind protons and heavy ions sputtering of lunar surface materials.

Barghouty AF, Meyer FW, Harris PR, and Adams, JH Jr.; Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 269 (2011) 1310-1315. PDF

 

         Sputtering of lunar regolith simulant by protons and singly and multicharged Ar ions at solar wind energies. 
Meyer FW, Harris PR, Taylor CN, Meyer, HM III, Barghouty AF, and Adams, JH; Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 269 (2011) 1316-1320. PDF

 

         Kinetic And Potential Sputtering Of Lunar Regolith: The Contribution Of The Heavy (Minority) Solar Wind Ions.

Meyer FW, Harris PR, Meyer HM III, Hijazia H, and Barghouty AF; Proceedings of the 13th International Solar Wind conference, June 18-22, 2012, Hawaii, to appear in AIP Conference Proceedings, 2013. PDF