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Plasma Physics

e-books in Plasma Physics category

Book cover: Spectral Line Shapes in PlasmasSpectral Line Shapes in Plasmas
by - MDPI AG ,
Line-shape analysis is one of the most important tools for diagnostics of both laboratory and space plasmas. Its implementation requires accurate calculations, which imply the use of analytic methods and computer codes of varying complexity.
(1016 views)
Book cover: Introduction to Plasma PhysicsIntroduction to Plasma Physics
by - MIT ,
The course is intended only as a first plasma physics course, but includes the critical concepts needed for a foundation for further study. A solid undergraduate background in classical physics and electromagnetic theory are prerequisites.
(828 views)

Book cover: Theory of Fast Electron Transport for Fast IgnitionTheory of Fast Electron Transport for Fast Ignition
by - arXiv ,
We review progress in the theory and simulation of fast electron transport in the context of Fast Ignition. Important aspects of the basic plasma physics, descriptions of the numerical methods, a review of ignition-scale simulations are included.
(3259 views)
Book cover: Magnetic Fields and Magnetic Diagnostics for Tokamak PlasmasMagnetic Fields and Magnetic Diagnostics for Tokamak Plasmas
by ,
These notes lay the foundations for the interpretation of magnetic fields and fluxes in terms of equilibrium plasma parameters. 'Magnetic diagnostics' means those diagnostics which are used to measure magnetic fields and fluxes using induction coils.
(4383 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to Plasma PhysicsAn Introduction to Plasma Physics
by - Institute for High Energy Density Science ,
This text is intended for final year undergraduate students and first year graduates, who want to find out what plasma physics is about. It will tell you how to apply the ideas and techniques of this branch of physics to many different situations.
(6753 views)
Book cover: Introduction to Plasma PhysicsIntroduction to Plasma Physics
by - Ben-Gurion University ,
Contents: Basic definitions and parameters; Plasma description; MHD equilibria and waves; MHD discontinuities; Waves in dispersive media; Waves in two-fluid hydrodynamics; Kinetic theory; Micro-instabilities; Nonlinear phenomena; Plasma parameters.
(7382 views)
Book cover: Introduction to Plasma PhysicsIntroduction to Plasma Physics
by - Australian National University ,
This introduction covers basic plasma phenomena, kinetic theory, gaseous electronics, single particle motions, magnetized plasmas, magnetohydrodynamics, MHD plasma waves, waves in isotropic plasma, and waves in cold magnetized plasma.
(8732 views)
Book cover: Fundamentals of Plasma Physics and Controlled FusionFundamentals of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion
by ,
Primary objective of this text is to provide a basic text for the students to study plasma physics and controlled fusion researches. Secondary objective is to offer a reference book describing analytical methods of plasma physics for the researchers.
(7584 views)
Book cover: Quantum PlasmdynamicsQuantum Plasmdynamics
by - Springer ,
Contents: Covariant theory of wave dispersion; Classical plasmadynamics; Quantum field theory; Isotropic quantum plasmas; Magnetized Plasmas; Gyromagnetic processes; Pulsar radio emission; Response of Magnetized Systems; Exotic Quantum Plasmas; etc.
(6160 views)
Book cover: Fundamentals of Plasma PhysicsFundamentals of Plasma Physics
by - University of Wisconsin, ,
The book presents the fundamentals and applications of plasma physics. The emphasis is on high-temperature plasma physics in which the plasma is nearly fully ionized. The level is suitable for senior undergraduates, graduates and researchers.
(8192 views)
Book cover: Oulu Space Physics TextbookOulu Space Physics Textbook
by - University of Oulu ,
This textbook studies the solar wind and other plasma environments. It is aimed for students of space physics. The text covers plasma physics, heliosphere, solar wind, magnetosphere, ionosphere, auroras, cosmic rays, space weather, etc.
(10397 views)
Book cover: Plasma PhysicsPlasma Physics
by - The University of Texas at Austin ,
Introduction to Plasma Physics by Richard Fitzpatrick is a complete set of lecture notes for a graduate level introductory plasma physics course. Topics covered include particle orbits, fluid theory, waves, MHD theory, and kinetic theory.
(8767 views)