Accession Number : AD0612224

Title :   ELECTRON OVERTAKING AS A CAUSE OF INSTABILITY AND TYPE III SOLAR RADIO BURSTS,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF MICROWAVE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Baldwin,D. E.

Report Date : 07 SEP 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : It is the purpose of this note to suggest a mechanism whereby a time-dependent source of electrons in an otherwise uniform stable plasma may give rise to electrostatic instabilities even though no beam is generated by the source.

Descriptors :   (*PLASMAS(PHYSICS), ELECTRONS), (*ELECTRONS, PLASMAS(PHYSICS)), STABILITY, ELECTROSTATICS, ELECTRON BEAMS, SOLAR FLARES, EXTRATERRESTRIAL RADIO WAVES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE