Accession Number : AD0265446

Title :   THEORETICAL RESEARCH STUDIES OF REACTING PLASMAS

Corporate Author : FREIE UNIVERSITAET BERLIN (WEST GERMANY)

Personal Author(s) : LUDWIG,GUNTHER

Report Date : 15 JUL 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A theoretical study is presented for the derivation of a generalized application of the Boltzmann equation to the time evolution of plasmas. The concept is based upon the kinetic theory of gases which was extended through the use of statistical methods to measurements of particle probability densities.

Descriptors :   *PLASMAS(PHYSICS), *QUANTUM THEORY, GASES, KINETIC THEORY, PARTICLES, PROBABILITY, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, STATISTICAL PROCESSES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE