Introduction to Plasmas
Basic description of plasmas: collective phenomena and sheaths, collisional processes, single particle motions, fluid models, equilibria, waves, electromagnetic properties, instabilities, and introduction to kinetic theory and nonlinear processes. Examples from fusion, astrophysical and materials processing processing plasmas.
One course in electromagnetic fields beyond elementary physics
Lecture Place and Time:
TR 11:00am-12:15pm, 235 Materials Science And Engineering Building
Final Exam Place Time:
Friday, May 16, 2014 12:25pm to 2:25pm
Introduction To Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, 2nd edition by Chen, Francis F. Plenum Press 1984, ISBN 0306413329