Physics 525 Fall 2019 Reference Page

Title: 
Introduction to Plasmas
Course Number: 
525
Instructor: 
Stanislav Boldyrev
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Graduate
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. Enroll Info: One crse in electromagnetic fields beyond elem physics
Prerequisites: 
None
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 11:00-12:15, 2124 CHAMBERLIN
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Friday, December 13, 2019 7:25pm to 9:25pm
Textbooks: 
Introduction To Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, 3rd edition by Francis Chen Springer 2016, ISBN 3319223089
Designations
Level: 
Advanced
Breadth: 
Physical Science
L&S Credit Type: 
Counts for L&S degree
Gen-Ed: 
Honors section available
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