university of nevada

Course Descriptions

PHYS 427/627 PLASMA PHYSICS
Lecture+Lab: 3+0
Credit(s): 3

Plasma generation and occurrence. Particle motion; kinetic theory; fluid equations; magnetohydrodynamics. Plasma resistivity, transport, equilibrium, stability, waves kinetic effects, radiation, atomic processes. Applications.

Prereq(s): PHYS 473 or EE 330 R.