Astrophysics And Space Science Library Series 279Plasma Astrophysics: Kinetic Processes in Solar and Stellar Coronae [2nded.]030647719X

Author : Benz A. O.
Description:This text for advanced undergraduate and first-year graduate students presents an introduction to plasma phenomena in solar and stellar coronae emphasizing non-MHD aspects. Topics include, for example, astrophysical electron beams, electrons trapped in magnetic fields, and collisionless shock waves. The volume is based upon the author's work teaching plasma astrophysics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.
Categories: Physics Astronomy: Astrophysics
Year :2002
Publisher : Springer
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 320
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