Table 1: Summary of the collisional-radiative mechanisms implemented for N and O in N2–O2 mixtures.

SpeciesCR mechanisms Models

NElectron impact excitation (a) Frost et al. [21]
(b) Gryziński [22]
Electron impact ionization (a) Soon and Kunc [23]
(b) Panesi [24]
Radiative decayNIST ASD [16]

OElectron impact excitation (a) Zatsarinny and Tayal [25]
(b) Gryziński [22]
Electron impact ionization (a) Soon and Kunc [23]
(b) Panesi [24]
Radiative decay NIST ASD [16]