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E C E 724: Waves and Instabilities in Plasmas

  • Catalog Description:
    Waves in a cold plasma, wave-plasma interactions, waves in a hot plasma, Landau damping, cyclotron damping, magneto-hydrodynamic equilibria and instabilities, microinstabilities, introduction to nonlinear processes, and experimental applications.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: NEEP/ECE/Physics 525 & Physics 721 or ECE 740 or cons inst
  • Official Course Description (pdf)

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