Accession Number : AD0649443

Title :   CONCERNING THE NONLINEAR THEORY OF THE STRATIFIED POSITIVE COLUMN,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Chapnik,N. M.

Report Date : JAN 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : An extension of previous computations (Zhur, Eksptl. i Teoret. Fiz. 34: 1496, 1958) indicates that variation in density of charged particles along the axis of the discharge tube causes either damping or intensification of stratifying, depending on the atomic properties of the gas. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAS DISCHARGES, THEORY), USSR, PLASMAS(PHYSICS), DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE