Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

PHYS 519 001 (CRN: 14062)

PLASMA KINETIC THEORY

Long Title: PLASMA KINETIC THEORY
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Chan, Anthony A.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR HBH 453 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 14-AUG-2022 12:45PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Plasma kinetic equations (Klimontovich, Liouville, BBGKY, Balescu-Lenard, Fokker-Planck, Vlasov), Vlasov theory of waves and instabilities, connections to fluid plasma models.