Accession Number:

AD0686374

Title:

OBSERVATION OF SURFACE MODES EXCITED BY AN ELECTRON BEAM IN A PLASMA,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ILLINOIS UNIV URBANA COORDINATED SCIENCE LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Unstable oscillations at frequencies below the plasma frequency are observed at the plasma boundary during the interaction of an electron beam with a plasma. These oscillations are interpreted as the eitenmodes of the inhomogeneous plasma boundary, driven into instability by the beam. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE