Accession Number:

ADA137623

Title:

Fast Collisionless Tearing in an Anisotropic Neutral Sheet.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1984-02-06

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This document studies the collisionless tearing mode in a neutral sheet in the presence of ion temperature anisotorpy using Vlasov description for both ions and electrons.

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE