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ElectroThermal Vaporization

  1. Jan 17, 2010 #1
    Hi all,

    Could you please explain to me in short the process " Electro Themal Vaporization".
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  3. Jan 18, 2010 #2


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    Resistive ("Joule") heating from an applied current can heat a material to a sufficient temperature for evaporation to occur. Is this what you mean?
  4. Jan 20, 2010 #3
    Thanks Mapes. That's what I expect.
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