Physics 726 Fall 2021 Reference Page
- MHD equations and validity in hot plasmas; magnetic structure and magnetic flux coordinates; equilibrium in various configurations; stability formulation, energy principle, classification of instabilities; ideal and resistive instability in various configurations, evolution of nonlinear tearing modes; force-free equilibria, helicity, MHD dynamo; experimental applications. Enroll Info: Basic knowledge of plasmas [such as N E/E C E/PHYSICS 525] and advanced electromagnetics [such as PHYSICS 721 or E C E 740] strongly encouraged.
- Graduate/professional standing
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Sec Instructor Time Place 001 Chris Hegna TR 11:00 am - 12:15 pm 2108 Chamberlin
|L&S Credit||Does not count for L&S degree|
|Counts in 50% grad coursework|