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Title: Simultaneous Excitation and Analysis of Three Instabilities in Magnetized Plasma

Abstract

Experimental results are presented on the simultaneous excitation of three low-frequency instabilities in the magnetized plasma column of a Q-machine, namely the potential relaxation instability, the electrostatic ion-cyclotron instability and the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability. The influence of the magnetic field intensity on the appearance of these instabilities was investigated.

Authors:
 [1]; ;  [2]
  1. Faculty of Physics, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, 11 Carol I Blvd., RO-700506 Iasi (Romania)
  2. Institute for Ion Physics and Applied Physics, Leopold-Franzens University Innsbruck, Technikerstr. 25, A-6020 Innsbruck (Austria)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21136886
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 993; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: PLASMA 2007: International conference on research and applications of plasmas; 4. German-Polish conference on plasma diagnostics for fusion and applications; 6. French-Polish seminar on thermal plasma in space and laboratory, Greifswald (Germany), 16-19 Oct 2007; Other Information: DOI: 10.1063/1.2909087; (c) 2008 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; CYCLOTRON INSTABILITY; EXCITATION; HELMHOLTZ INSTABILITY; IONS; MAGNETIC FIELDS; MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS; PLASMA; RELAXATION; TOKAMAK DEVICES

Citation Formats

Dimitriu, D. G., Ionita, C., and Schrittwieser, R. W.. Simultaneous Excitation and Analysis of Three Instabilities in Magnetized Plasma. United States: N. p., 2008. Web. doi:10.1063/1.2909087.
Dimitriu, D. G., Ionita, C., & Schrittwieser, R. W.. Simultaneous Excitation and Analysis of Three Instabilities in Magnetized Plasma. United States. doi:10.1063/1.2909087.
Dimitriu, D. G., Ionita, C., and Schrittwieser, R. W.. 2008. "Simultaneous Excitation and Analysis of Three Instabilities in Magnetized Plasma". United States. doi:10.1063/1.2909087.
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abstractNote = {Experimental results are presented on the simultaneous excitation of three low-frequency instabilities in the magnetized plasma column of a Q-machine, namely the potential relaxation instability, the electrostatic ion-cyclotron instability and the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability. The influence of the magnetic field intensity on the appearance of these instabilities was investigated.},
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journal = {AIP Conference Proceedings},
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