Accession Number:

AD0736179

Title:

High Mach Number Turbulent Magnetosonic Shocks.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

High M sub A turbulent magnetosonic shocks have been simulated using an electromagnetic particle code, by driving a purely reflecting piston into the plasma. A physical analysis of the results is presented together with scaling arguments and comparisons with experimental data. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE