Accession Number:

ADA073177

Title:

An Abbreviated Instructive Description of the Resistive Hose instability.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SURFACE WEAPONS CENTER WHITE OAK LAB SILVER SPRING MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-06-11

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The resistive hose instability of a self-pinched, relativistic electron beam in a collision-dominated background plasma is investigated. Previously known results are recovered in a simple instructive way, without going through a lengthy mathematical derivation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE