Accession Number:

AD0748176

Title:

Nonlinear Evolution of Whistler Instabilities.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

Theoretical and computer simulation studies of whistler instabilities in anisotropic collisionless plasmas are presented. Initial bi-Maxwellian, Maxwellian with loss cone, and hot Maxwellian superimposed on a more dense cold isotropic background electron distributions were used. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE