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Title: Particle trapping: A key requisite of structure formation and stability of Vlasov–Poisson plasmas

Particle trapping is shown to control the existence of undamped coherent structures in Vlasov–Poisson plasmas and thereby affects the onset of plasma instability beyond the realm of linear Landau theory.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. Physikalisches Institut, Universität Bayreuth, D-95440 Bayreuth (Germany)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22408302
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas; Journal Volume: 22; Journal Issue: 4; Other Information: (c) 2015 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; BOLTZMANN-VLASOV EQUATION; LANDAU DAMPING; PARTICLES; PLASMA INSTABILITY; TRAPPING