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Plasma as conductor

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  1. Aug 21, 2014 #1
    My question is can plasma be used to conduct electricity as efficiently as a solid conductor? I know stability is an issue , but can it be overcome.
     
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  3. Aug 21, 2014 #2
    Common as discharge tubes are based on conduction by plasma.
    Light or other radiation is generated so the transport is not efficient.
     
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