Accession Number:

AD0687114

Title:

STUDY OF TRANSIENT PHENOMENA IN LOW PRESSURE GAS DISCHARGE PLASMAS.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly status rept. no. 9, 3 Feb-3 May 66,

Corporate Author:

STANFORD UNIV CALIF INST FOR PLASMA RESEARCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-05-03

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The report describes studies which established the existence of Landau damped longitudinal space-charge waves in our thermionic sodium plasma tube. Good agreement was found between the measurements and the theoretical dispersion relation predicted by Landau. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE