Accession Number : AD0713151

Title :   ON THE THEORY OF POLARIZATION TRANSFER IN INHOMOGENEOUS MAGNETIZED PLASMAS,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF INST FOR PLASMA RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Chin,Y. C. ; Fung,P. C. W.

Report Date : AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The theory of polarization transfer in an inhomogeneous magnetized plasma medium is extended to include the effects of the modecoupling phenomenon. The resultant system of polarization transfer equations is analyzed for several special cases of interest. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLASMA MEDIUM, ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION), (*ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, POLARIZATION), TRANSFER FUNCTIONS, ASTROPHYSICS, WAVE FUNCTIONS, MAGNETIC FIELDS, MAGNETOOPTICS, PHASE SHIFT CIRCUITS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Subject Categories : Astrophysics
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE