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Title: Hybrid codes: Methods and applications

Abstract

In this chapter we discuss hybrid'' algorithms used in the study of low frequency electromagnetic phenomena, where one or more ion species are treated kinetically via standard PIC methods used in particle codes and the electrons are treated as a single charge neutralizing massless fluid. Other types of hybrid models are possible, as discussed in Winske and Quest, but hybrid codes with particle ions and massless fluid electrons have become the most common for simulating space plasma physics phenomena in the last decade, as we discuss in this paper.

Authors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. (Los Alamos National Lab., NM (USA))
  2. (California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA (USA))
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab., NM (USA)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE; National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA); USDOE, Washington, DC (USA); National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC (USA)
OSTI Identifier:
5930904
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-91-0911; CONF-9104109-3
ON: DE91009959
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 4. international school for space simulation, Nara (Japan), 1-5 Apr 1991
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
75 CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY; 99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE; ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS; PLASMA SIMULATION; ALGORITHMS; COLLISIONLESS PLASMA; H CODES; INSTABILITY; ION BEAMS; MAXWELL EQUATIONS; PHASE SPACE; SPACE VEHICLES; SPACE-TIME; BEAMS; COMPUTER CODES; DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS; EQUATIONS; MATHEMATICAL LOGIC; MATHEMATICAL SPACE; PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS; PLASMA; SIMULATION; SPACE; VEHICLES; 640410* - Fluid Physics- General Fluid Dynamics; 990200 - Mathematics & Computers

Citation Formats

Winske, D., and Omidi, N.. Hybrid codes: Methods and applications. United States: N. p., 1991. Web.
Winske, D., & Omidi, N.. Hybrid codes: Methods and applications. United States.
Winske, D., and Omidi, N.. Tue . "Hybrid codes: Methods and applications". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/5930904.
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abstractNote = {In this chapter we discuss hybrid'' algorithms used in the study of low frequency electromagnetic phenomena, where one or more ion species are treated kinetically via standard PIC methods used in particle codes and the electrons are treated as a single charge neutralizing massless fluid. Other types of hybrid models are possible, as discussed in Winske and Quest, but hybrid codes with particle ions and massless fluid electrons have become the most common for simulating space plasma physics phenomena in the last decade, as we discuss in this paper.},
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year = {Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1991},
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