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Fundamentals of Plasma Physics is a general introduction designed to present a comprehensive, logical and unified treatment of the fundamentals of plasma physics based on statistical kinetic theory, with applications to a variety of important plasma phenomena. Its clarity and completeness makes the text suitable for self-learning and for self-paced courses. Throughout the text the emphasis is on clarity, rather than formality, the various derivations are explained in detail and, wherever possible, the physical interpretations are emphasized. The mathematical treatment is set out in great detail, carrying out the steps which are usually left to the reader.

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Free delivery worldwide. Bestselling Series. Harry Potter. Popular Features. Home Learning. Description Fundamentals of Plasma Physics is a general introduction designed to present a comprehensive, logical and unified treatment of the fundamentals of plasma physics based on statistical kinetic theory, with applications to a variety of important plasma phenomena. Its clarity and completeness makes the text suitable for self-learning and for self-paced courses.

Throughout the text the emphasis is on clarity, rather than formality, the various derivations are explained in detail and, wherever possible, the physical interpretations are emphasized. The mathematical treatment is set out in great detail, carrying out the steps which are usually left to the reader. The problems form an integral part of the text and most of them were designed in such a way as to provide a guideline, stating intermediate steps with answers.

Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x Back cover copy Fundamentals of Plasma Physics is a comprehensive textbook designed to present a logical and unified treatment of the fundamentals of plasma physics based on statistical kinetic theory, with applications to a variety of important plasma phenomena.

The clarity and completeness of the text makes it suitable for self-learning. Throughout the text the emphasis is on clarity, rather than formality. The various derivations are explained in detail and, wherever possible, the physical interpretations are emphasized.

The mathematical treatment is set out in great detail, carrying out steps that are usually left to the reader. The problems form an integral part of the text and most of them were designed in such a way as to provide a guideline for the student, stating intermediate steps with answers. The book is intended primarily for advanced undergraduate and first year graduate students meeting the subject of plasma physics for the first time and is suitable for those who have taken classical mechanics, electrodynamics and mathematics beyond sophomore level.

It is a valuable compendium for any serious student of plasma physics at the level of research student or research worker and it is also of interest to researchers in other related fields, such as space physics and applied electromagnetism. General Properties of Plasmas 1. Criteria for the De. The Occurrence of Plasmas in Nature 3. Applications of Plasma Physics 4.

Theoretical Description of Plasma Phenomena 5. Introduction 2. Energy Conservation 3. Uniform Electrostatic Field 4. Uniform Magnetostatic Field 4. Uniform Electrostatic and Magnetostatic Fields 5. Drift Due to an External Force Problems 1. Spatial Variation of the Magnetic Field 2. Equation of Motion in the First Order Approximation 4. Gradient Drift 6. Parallel Acceleration of the Guiding Center 6. Curvature Drift 8. Combined Gradient-Curvature Drift Problems 1. Slowly Time-Varying Electric Field 2.

Electric Field with Arbitrary Time Variation 3. Phase Space 2. Distribution Function 4. Number Density and Average Velocity 5. The Boltzmann Equation 5. Relaxation Model for the Collision Term 7.

The Vlasov Equation Problems 1. Average Value of a Physical Quantity 2. Average Velocity and Peculiar Velocity 3. Flux 4. Particle Current Density 5.

Momentum Flow Dyad or Tensor 6. Pressure Dyad or Tensor 6. Heat Flow Vector 8. Heat Flow Triad 9. Total Energy Flux Triad Higher Moments of the Distribution Function Problems 1. The Equilibrium State Distribution Function 1. The Most Probable Distribution 3. M show more. Review Text From the reviews of the third edition: "This is an excellent introductory textbook of plasma physics, especially recommendable to those starting the study of the subject.

Our impressions are good Review quote From the reviews of the third edition: "This is an excellent introductory textbook of plasma physics, especially recommendable to those starting the study of the subject. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter. Sign up now. Follow us. Coronavirus delivery updates.

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The clarity and completeness of the text makes it suitable for self-learning. Throughout the text the emphasis is on clarity, rather than formality. The various derivations are explained in detail and, wherever possible, the physical interpretations are emphasized. The problems form an integral part of the text and most of them were designed in such a way as to provide a guideline for the student, stating intermediate steps with answers.

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