Self-initiated volume discharge pumps chemical lasers.
VICTOR APOLLONOV.

Laser Focus Would, December 2003, pp. 84-86.
Development of a self-initiated volume discharge in nonchain HF lasers 
V.V.Apollonov, A.A.Belevtsev,S.Yu.Kazantsev, A.V.Saifulin, K.N.Firsov.
Quantum Electronics,  vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 95-100, 2002.
Ion--ion recombination in SF6 and in SF6--C2H6 mixtures for high values of E/N.
V.V.Apollonov, A.A.Belevtsev, S.Yu.Kazantsev, A.V.Saifulin, K.N.Firsov.
Quantum Electronics, vol. 31, No. 7, pp. 629-633, 2001.
Self-initiated volume discharge in nonchain HF lasers based on SF6 -- hydrocarbon mixtures.
V.V.Apollonov, A.A.Belevtsev, S.Yu.Kazantsev, A.V.Saifulin, K.N.Firsov.
Quantum Electronics, vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 207-214, 2000.