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Title: Dynamics of intrinsic axial flows in unsheared, uniform magnetic fields

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  1. CMTFO and CASS, University of California, San Diego, California 92093, USA
  2. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California 94550, USA
  3. Center for Energy Research and Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92093, USA, CMTFO and CASS, University of California, San Diego, California 92093, USA
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AC52-07NA27344; FG02-04ER54738; SC0008378
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Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas Journal Volume: 23 Journal Issue: 5; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States

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Li, J. C., Diamond, P. H., Xu, X. Q., and Tynan, G. R. Dynamics of intrinsic axial flows in unsheared, uniform magnetic fields. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4950830.
Li, J. C., Diamond, P. H., Xu, X. Q., & Tynan, G. R. Dynamics of intrinsic axial flows in unsheared, uniform magnetic fields. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4950830.
Li, J. C., Diamond, P. H., Xu, X. Q., and Tynan, G. R. Fri . "Dynamics of intrinsic axial flows in unsheared, uniform magnetic fields". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4950830.
title = {Dynamics of intrinsic axial flows in unsheared, uniform magnetic fields},
author = {Li, J. C. and Diamond, P. H. and Xu, X. Q. and Tynan, G. R.},
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doi = {10.1063/1.4950830},
journal = {Physics of Plasmas},
number = 5,
volume = 23,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {5}

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