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Physics 525 Spring 2013 Reference Page

Description

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.

Prerequisites

One course in electromagnetic fields beyond elementary physics

Lectures

Times:MW 9:30-10:45am

Location:2345 Engineering Hall

Instructors:Amy Wendt

Final Exam

Monday, May 13, 2013 2:45pm to 4:45pm

Textbooks & Materials

Introduction To Plasma Physics, 2nd edition by Francis Chen

    Springer 1884, ISBN 0306413329

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