J. Phys. IV France 10 (2000) Pr5-485-Pr5-488
Plasma induced line shifts and line mergingC.F. Hooper Jr.1, G.C. Junkel1, M.A. Gunderson1 and D.A. Haynes Jr.2
1 Department of Physics, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, U.S.A.
2 Fusion Technology Institute, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, U.S.A.
In this paper we briefly review the theory of plasma induced line shifts and present some experimental evidence. We then consider the effects that these shifts have on the merging of line series. Influence on continuum lowering is also discussed.
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