B.N. Shvilkinb aMoscow Technical University of Communication and Informatic Science, ul. Aviamotornaya 8a, Moscow, 111024, Russian Federation bLomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Physics, Leninskie Gory 1 build. 2, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation
It is shown experimentally that an artificial ball-lightning-similar plasmoid can penetrate through glass leaving a round smooth-edged hole in it.
Keywords: plasmoids, pulsed discharge, ball lightning, exploding wires PACS:52.80.Mg, 52.80.Qj (all) DOI:10.3367/UFNe.0185.201512d.1333 URL: https://ufn.ru/en/articles/2015/12/d/ Citation: Miskinova N A, Shvilkin B N "On the penetration of a plasmoid through glass" Phys. Usp.58 1215–1217 (2015)