Introduction to plasma physics : with space and laboratory applications [E-Book] / D.A. Gurnett and A. Bhattacharjee.
Gurnett, Donald A., (author)
Bhattacharjee, A., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
1 online resource (x, 452 pages)
englisch
9780511809125
9780521364836
9780521367301
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Characteristic parameters of a plasma
  • Single particle motions
  • Waves in a cold plasma
  • Kinetic theory and the moment equations
  • Magnetohydrodynamics
  • Discontinuities and shock waves
  • Electrostatic waves in a hot unmagnetized plasma
  • Waves in a hot magnetized plasma
  • Nonlinear effects
  • Collisional processes.