Accession Number : AD0786534

Title :   Analysis of Wave-Particle Interactions in a Beam Plasma System,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV URBANA COORDINATED SCIENCE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Winske,Dan

Report Date : JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 197

Abstract : Several mechanisms to explain the saturation of the beam plasma instability and the simultaneous broadening of the beam energy distribution function for the case where the beam is cold and weak and the plasma is cold and collision dominated are explored. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *PLASMAS(PHYSICS), *PARTICLE BEAMS, INSTABILITY, DISPERSION RELATIONS, MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, WAVE EQUATIONS, ELECTRON BEAMS, ION BEAMS, TURBULENCE, THESES, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, INTERACTIONS

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE