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Introduction to plasma physics : with space, laboratory and astrophysical applications / Donald A. Gurnett, University of Iowa, Amitava Bhattacharjee, Princeton University, New Jersey.

Author:
Gurnett, Donald A. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • ©2017
Εdition:
Second edition.
Description:
xi, 521 pages ; 26 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Characteristic parameters of a plasma -- Single particle motions -- Waves in a cold plasma -- Kinetic theory and the moment equations -- Magnetohydrodynamics -- MHD equilibria and stability -- Discontinuities and shock waves -- Electrostatic waves in a hot unmagnetized plasma -- Waves in a hot magnetized plasma -- Nonlinear effects -- Collisional processes.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781107027374 hardcover ; alkaline paper
  • 1107027373 hardcover ; alkaline paper
LCCN:
2016028027
OCLC:
952700883
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