Advanced Magnetohydrodynamics by J. P. Goedbloed,Rony Keppens,Stefaan Poedts

By J. P. Goedbloed,Rony Keppens,Stefaan Poedts

Following on from the better half quantity rules of Magnetohydrodynamics, this textbook analyzes the functions of plasma physics to thermonuclear fusion and plasma astrophysics from the only standpoint of MHD. This strategy seems to be ever extra strong while utilized to streaming plasmas (the overwhelming majority of obvious subject within the Universe), toroidal plasmas (the so much promising method of fusion energy), and nonlinear dynamics (where all of it comes including sleek computational ideas and severe transonic and relativistic plasma flows). The textbook interweaves thought and specific calculations of waves and instabilities of streaming plasmas in advanced magnetic geometries. it's perfect to complex undergraduate and graduate classes in plasma physics and astrophysics.

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