Three-dimensional plots of the evolution of the space-charge layers of two interacting negative streamers show how the electrostatic repulsion between the two heads affects the charge distribution in the heads and drives them apart.

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THEME Energy (theme 4)
Publisher IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Journal IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
Luque, A, & Ebert, U. M. (2008). Interaction of streamers in air: The evolution of the space-charge layer in their heads. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 36, 914–915.