Radiation and waves in plasmas.

by Lockheed Symposium on Magnetohydrodynamics (5th 1960 Palo Alto, Calif.)

Publisher: Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif

Written in English
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  • Plasma (Ionized gases),
  • Radiation.,
  • Waves.
  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Morton Mitchner.
    ContributionsMitchner, Morton, ed., Lockheed Missiles and Space Company.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC718 .L593 1960
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 156 p.
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5826902M
    LC Control Number61014651

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• The principal, and most important, exception. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: Fundamentals of Plasmas; Summary of Plasma Waves; Radiation Theory of Plasma Waves; Radiation from Point Sources in Plasmas; Radiation from Finite Sources (Antennae) in Plasmas; Resonance Cone Fields (Localized RF Fields); Plasma Waveguides; Plasma Waves in Plasma.

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These include particle orbit theory, fluid equations, ideal and resistive. Such waves propagate along the magnetic field and have transverse electric and magnetic field components.

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The whole range of plasma waves is covered, from low-frequency modes up to electron cyclotron harmonic waves, and the theory is correlated with.

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A general theory is developed for microscopic plasma processes in astrophysical contexts, primarily the emission, absorption and transfer of radiation.

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