Physics 525 Fall 2013 Reference Page

Introduction to Plasmas
Course Number: 
525
Semester:
Fall
Year:
2013
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
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.
Prerequisites: 
One course in electromagnetic fields beyond elementary physics
Lecture Place and Time: 
MWF 1:20-2:10pm, 2120 Chamberlin Hall
Instructor: 
Cary Forest
Final Exam Place Time: 
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 5:05pm to 7:05pm
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