Accession Number : AD0667954

Title :   HYDROMAGNETIC SURFACE WAVES IN A CONDUCTING LIQUID SURROUNDED BY A FLOWING GAS,

Corporate Author : BOEING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LABS SEATTLE WASH PLASMA PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Gerwin,Richard

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : The stability of the interface between a highly conducting liquid and a flowing, non-conducting gas is studied, supposing a magnetic field to be parallel to the interface. Arbitrary angles are allowed between magnetic field, flow direction and wave-vector. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, INTERFACES), MAGNETIC FIELDS, LIQUIDS, GAS FLOW, ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, PERTURBATION THEORY, DISPERSION RELATIONS, STABILITY, SOUND, SURFACE PROPERTIES

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE