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Title: Large-scale perturbations due to a small-scale instability in a finite-conductivity plasma

Abstract

By considering kink modes in a plasma cylinder in a strong axial magnetic field as an example, it is demonstrated that, because of the finite plasma conductivity (the finite longitudinal plasma permittivity {epsilon}{sub parallel}), large-scale perturbations can grow with time due to a small-scale instability that develops near a certain magnetic surface.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Russian Research Centre Kurchatov Institute, Nuclear Fusion Institute (Russian Federation)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21100218
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Plasma Physics Reports; Journal Volume: 33; Journal Issue: 1; Other Information: DOI: 10.1134/S1063780X07010023; Copyright (c) 2007 Nauka/Interperiodica; Article Copyright (c) 2007 Pleiades Publishing, Ltd; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; DISTURBANCES; INSTABILITY; MAGNETIC FIELDS; MAGNETIC SURFACES; PERMITTIVITY; PERTURBATION THEORY; PLASMA

Citation Formats

Arsenin, V. V. Large-scale perturbations due to a small-scale instability in a finite-conductivity plasma. United States: N. p., 2007. Web. doi:10.1134/S1063780X07010023.
Arsenin, V. V. Large-scale perturbations due to a small-scale instability in a finite-conductivity plasma. United States. doi:10.1134/S1063780X07010023.
Arsenin, V. V. Mon . "Large-scale perturbations due to a small-scale instability in a finite-conductivity plasma". United States. doi:10.1134/S1063780X07010023.
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author = {Arsenin, V. V.},
abstractNote = {By considering kink modes in a plasma cylinder in a strong axial magnetic field as an example, it is demonstrated that, because of the finite plasma conductivity (the finite longitudinal plasma permittivity {epsilon}{sub parallel}), large-scale perturbations can grow with time due to a small-scale instability that develops near a certain magnetic surface.},
doi = {10.1134/S1063780X07010023},
journal = {Plasma Physics Reports},
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year = {Mon Jan 15 00:00:00 EST 2007},
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