Accession Number : AD0712690

Title :   ELECTROSTATIC INSTABILITIES IN MULTICOMPONENT PLASMAS,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Schulz,Michael ; Koons,Harry C.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : A commonly employed heuristic method for evaluating phase velocities and growth rates of ion and electron plasma oscillations is generalized to multicomponent plasmas. The new formulation exhibits the correct Galilean transformation properties. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OSCILLATION, STABILITY), VELOCITY, IONIZATION, ELECTRONS, ELECTROSTATICS, WAVE FUNCTIONS, (U)WAVE FUNCTIONS

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE