Accession Number:

AD0274125

Title:

MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN THE STUDY OF WAVE PROPAGATION IN INHOMOGENEOUS MEDIA

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. no. 1

Corporate Author:

MICROWAVE PHYSICS LAB MOUNTAIN VIEW CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

A study has been made of methods of solution of Maxwells equations in inhomogeneous isotropic plasmas. The results include a discussion of a general method of reduction, for a variety of coordinate systems, of Maxwells equations to scalar differential equations for the separate field components.

Subject Categories:

  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE