Accession Number:

ADA030618

Title:

The Trapped Electron Mode does not give Rise to Anomalous Heating.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

It is shown that in steady state the dissipative trapped electron mode does not give rise to net plasma heating. However, it does cause anomalous energy exchange between electron and ions, with the ions heating and the electrons cooling. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE