Accession Number : AD0614645

Title :   ON THE HYDROMAGNETIC STABILITY OF A LIQUID LAYER UNDER THE ACTION OF A MAGNETIC FIELD AND A GRAVITATIONAL FORCE,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS

Personal Author(s) : Urrutia,Jose Luis ; Change,I-Dee

Report Date : FEB 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 61

Abstract : The dissertation is concerned with an analytical study of the stability of an electrically conducting liquid layer subjected to a gravitational field and a magnetic field. The main purpose of the investigation is to determine the effect of a magnetic field on the stability criteria of the layer.

Descriptors :   (*LIQUIDS, ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY), STABILITY, MAGNETIC FIELDS, GRAVITY, MOTION, MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE