By Hans L. Pécseli
Winner of an excellent educational name Award from selection Magazine
The results of greater than 15 years of lectures in plasma sciences awarded at universities in Denmark, Norway, and the USA, Waves and Oscillations in Plasmas addresses valuable concerns in glossy plasma sciences. The publication covers fluid types in addition to kinetic plasma types, together with an in depth dialogue of, for example, collisionless Landau damping. delivering a transparent separation of linear and nonlinear versions, the publication should be adapted for readers of various degrees of craftsmanship.
Designed to supply easy education in linear in addition to nonlinear plasma dynamics, and functional in parts as assorted because the area sciences, laboratory experiments, plasma processing, and extra, this publication includes:
- Sections on simple experimental equipment, facilitating scholars’ appreciation of experimental effects from laboratory and house plasmas
- Elements of electromagnetic box thought, fluid mechanics, and wave dynamics, together with good points of nonlinear wave research
- Basic mathematical instruments and different appropriate fabric are summarized in Appendices
- Exercises in addition to brief sections that may be used for pupil displays
- A complete reference checklist reviewing vintage papers and remarkable texts within the field
Waves and Oscillations in Plasmas provides an outstanding beginning in uncomplicated plasma physics and its purposes, giving a realistic advent to extra complex equipment besides. together with uncomplicated actual interpretations the place attainable, this complete, classroom-tested ebook areas plasma sciences within the logical context of normal classical physics.
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Waves and Oscillations in Plasmas (Series in Plasma Physics) by Hans L. Pécseli