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Plasma Physics

Basic Theory with Fusion Applications

by Kyoji Nishikawa

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Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg in Berlin, Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astrophysics,
  • Thermodynamics,
  • Engineering,
  • Physics

  • About the Edition

    Plasma Physics - Basic Theory with Fusion Applications presents a thorough treatment of plasma physics, beginning at an introductory level and including an extensive discussion of applications in thermonuclear fusion research. The physics of fusion plasmas is explained in relation to recent progress in tokamak research and other plasma confinement schemes, such as stellarators and intertial confinement. The unique and systematic presentation and numerous problems will help readers to understand the overall structure of plasma theory and will facilitate access to more advanced literature on specialized topics. This new edition has been updated with more recent-results.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Kyoji Nishikawa, Masahiro Wakatani
    SeriesSpringer Series on Atoms+Plasmas -- 8, Springer Series on Atoms+Plasmas -- 8
    ContributionsWakatani, Masahiro
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC170-197, QC717.6-718.8
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xiii, 342 p.)
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27081432M
    ISBN 103642084656, 3662040786
    ISBN 109783642084652, 9783662040782
    OCLC/WorldCa851369972

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