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Comment on "Growth of a weak magnetic field in a turbulent conducting fluid with large magnetic Prandtl number"

Moffatt, H. K. and Saffman, P. G. (1964) Comment on "Growth of a weak magnetic field in a turbulent conducting fluid with large magnetic Prandtl number". Physics of Fluids, 7 (1). p. 155. ISSN 0031-9171. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:MOFpof64

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Abstract

The effect of a uniform straining motion u = (α1x1, α2x2, α3x3), where α1 + α2 + α3 = 0, and α1 > α2 > α3, on what may be called a "blob" of weak magnetic field, that is a magnetic field which is exponentially small outside a certain bounded region, has recently been examined by Pao.(1)


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Additional Information:©1964 The American Institute of Physics. Received 3 September 1963.
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