Accession Number : AD0775581

Title :   On the Structure of Magnetohydrodynamic Shock Waves.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Smoller,Joel A. ; Conley,Charles C.

Report Date : FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Fast and slow magnetohydrodynamic shock waves of arbitrary strength, for general equations of state and for arbitrary non-zero viscosity matrix, are shown to possess structure. (Author)

Descriptors :   *MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, *SHOCK WAVES, THERMODYNAMICS, ALGEBRAIC TOPOLOGY, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE