Bachman, David A. and Gould, Roy W. (1996) Landau-like damping in rotating pure electron plasmas. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 24 (1). pp. 14-15. ISSN 0093-3813 http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:BACieeetps96
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A numerical solution of the two-dimensional (2-D) linearized incompressible fluid equations has been used to study the response of a cylindrical pure electron plasma to an externally applied pulse. The plasma response to the pulse exhibits a nondissipative decay process. This decay is due to differential rotation of the plasma at different radii and is clearly shown by computer-generated displays of the perturbed density.
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|Subject Keywords:||plasma flow; Landau-like damping; differential rotation; externally applied pulse; nondissipative decay process; numerical solution; perturbed density; rotating pure electron plasmas; two-dimensional linearized incompressible fluid equations|
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