Accession Number : AD0777677

Title :   The Effect of Trapping on the Saturation of the Raman Backscatter Instability.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Klein,H. H. ; Ott,Edward ; Manheimer,Wallace

Report Date : MAR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The criterion for whether the Raman backscatter instability saturates by electron trapping or by pump depletion is determined and tested by computer simulation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Plasmas(Physics), *Laser beams, *Raman spectra, Instability, Light scattering, Dispersion relations, Computerized simulation

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE