MODIFICATION OF THE LUNAR SURFACE BY SOLAR WIND ION BOMBARDMENT.

A. J.T. Jull, C. T. Pillinger

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Abstract

Solar wind ions are implanted into lunar surface materials to give measurable concentrations for hydrogen, the rare gases, carbon and nitrogen. Radiation damage effects and sputtering phenomena which occur concurrently can be shown to be significant.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)69-73
Number of pages5
JournalRadiation effects
Volume48
Issue number1-4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1978
Externally publishedYes
EventProc of the Int Conf on Ion Beam Modif of Mater - Budapest, Hung
Duration: Sep 4 1978Sep 8 1978

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