PLASMA PHYSICS I

Section

Professor

Gerald Navratil

Course Information

Prerequisite: PHYS W3008 or ELEN E3401. Motion of charged particles in space- and time-varying electromagnetic fields. Kinetic description of plasmas. Collisional Boltzmann equation and collision operators in Fokker-Planck forms. Classical transport equations and collisional relaxation processes. Linear electrostatic and electromagnetic waves in field-free plasmas. Vlasov equation and Landau damping.

Department: Applied Physics and Applied Math(APAM)

Subject: Applied Physics(APPH)

School: Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science

Division: School of Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate

Course ID: 6101