Instability Caused by Dissipation in Plasmas Carrying Negative Energy Waves

Hans Pécseli

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    Abstract

    Adopting the well-known simplified picture of Landau damping, the authors expect longitudinal plasma oscillations with phase velocity Vp to be damped when there are more particles with velocities slightly below Vp than there are particles with velocities slightly above.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalPlasma Physics and Controlled Fusion
    Volume17
    Issue number6
    Pages (from-to)493-497
    ISSN0741-3335
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1975

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