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Title: Time-dependent drift Hamiltonian

The lowest-order drift equations are given in a canonical magnetic coordinate form for time-dependent magnetic and electric fields. The advantages of the canonical Hamiltonian form are also discussed.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6290005
Report Number(s):
PPPL-1989
ON: DE83008982; TRN: 83-010941
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-76CH03073
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Princeton Univ., NJ (USA). Plasma Physics Lab.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; COLLISIONAL PLASMA; HAMILTONIANS; TRANSPORT THEORY; ELECTRIC FIELDS; ION DRIFT; MAGNETIC FIELDS; TRAJECTORIES; MATHEMATICAL OPERATORS; PLASMA; QUANTUM OPERATORS 700105* -- Fusion Energy-- Plasma Research-- Plasma Kinetics-Theoretical-- (-1987)