Accession Number:

ADA031289

Title:

CO2-Excited Langmuir Turbulence in a Dense Plasma Focus.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

COLORADO UNIV BOULDER DEPT OF ASTRO-GEOPHYSICS

Report Date:

1976-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

A report is made on ruby-laser scattering measurements of Langmuir turbulence excited in a high-density plasma by a CO2 laser pump. The observations can be explained by a new treatment of the convective electron-ion decay instability at equal temperatures.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE