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