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Title: Ballooning stability of a point dipole equilibrium

Abstract

The energy principle is employed to show that the equilibrium confined by the magnetic field of a point dipole is stable to ballooning modes. (c) 2000 American Institute of Physics.

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. Plasma Science and Fusion Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 167 Albany Street, NW16, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139 (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
20216544
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 7; Journal Issue: 6; Other Information: PBD: Jun 2000; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; BALLOONING INSTABILITY; MAGNETIC DIPOLES; PLASMA PRESSURE; MAGNETIC CONFINEMENT; PLASMA CONFINEMENT; THEORETICAL DATA

Citation Formats

Simakov, Andrei N., Catto, Peter J., Krasheninnikov, S. I., and Ramos, Jesus J. Ballooning stability of a point dipole equilibrium. United States: N. p., 2000. Web. doi:10.1063/1.874092.
Simakov, Andrei N., Catto, Peter J., Krasheninnikov, S. I., & Ramos, Jesus J. Ballooning stability of a point dipole equilibrium. United States. doi:10.1063/1.874092.
Simakov, Andrei N., Catto, Peter J., Krasheninnikov, S. I., and Ramos, Jesus J. Thu . "Ballooning stability of a point dipole equilibrium". United States. doi:10.1063/1.874092.
@article{osti_20216544,
title = {Ballooning stability of a point dipole equilibrium},
author = {Simakov, Andrei N. and Catto, Peter J. and Krasheninnikov, S. I. and Ramos, Jesus J.},
abstractNote = {The energy principle is employed to show that the equilibrium confined by the magnetic field of a point dipole is stable to ballooning modes. (c) 2000 American Institute of Physics.},
doi = {10.1063/1.874092},
journal = {Physics of Plasmas},
issn = {1070-664X},
number = 6,
volume = 7,
place = {United States},
year = {2000},
month = {6}
}