Vol. 7, issue 09, article # 12

Penin S.T., Fomin G.G., Chistyakova L.K. Ultrashort-wave emission of laser-induced plasma initiated by water-droplet aerosol. // Atmospheric and oceanic optics. 1994. V. 7. No. 09. P. 675-676.
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It has been found experimentally that emission spectrum of the plasma initiated by a water droplet upon exposure to a pulsed CO2 laser radiation of microsecond duration exhibits X-ray spectral components. Possible physical mechanisms of this emission and its characteristic spectra are discussed.