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The Resource Plasma physics via computer simulation, C.K. Birdsall, A.B. Langdon ; [foreword by J. Denavit]

Plasma physics via computer simulation, C.K. Birdsall, A.B. Langdon ; [foreword by J. Denavit]

Label
Plasma physics via computer simulation
Title
Plasma physics via computer simulation
Statement of responsibility
C.K. Birdsall, A.B. Langdon ; [foreword by J. Denavit]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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Birdsall, Charles K
Dewey number
530.440113
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Langdon, A. Bruce
  • Institute of Physics (Great Britain)
Series statement
Series in plasma physics
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Plasma (Ionized gases)
Label
Plasma physics via computer simulation, C.K. Birdsall, A.B. Langdon ; [foreword by J. Denavit]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Institute of Physics series in plasma physics."--Cover
  • Originally published: New York ; London : McGraw-Hill, 1985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-463) and indexes
Contents
PART 1: PRIMER; Why attempting to do plasma physics via computer simulation using particles makes good sense; Overall view of a one dimensional electrostatic program; A one dimensional electrostatic program ES1; Introduction to the numerical methods used; Projects for ES1; A 1d electromagnetic program EM1; Projects for EM1; PART 2: THEORY; Effects of the spatial grid; Effects of the finitw time ste; Energy-conserving simulation models; Multipole models; Kinetic theory for fluctuations and noise; collisions; Kinetic properties: theory, experience and heuristic estimates; PART 3: PRACTICE; Electrostatic programs in two and three dimensions; Electromagnetic programs in two and three dimensions; Particle loading, injection; boudary conditions and external circuit; PART 4: APPENDICES
Control code
ocn960706505
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 479 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781482263060
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960706505
Label
Plasma physics via computer simulation, C.K. Birdsall, A.B. Langdon ; [foreword by J. Denavit]
Publication
Note
  • "Institute of Physics series in plasma physics."--Cover
  • Originally published: New York ; London : McGraw-Hill, 1985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-463) and indexes
Contents
PART 1: PRIMER; Why attempting to do plasma physics via computer simulation using particles makes good sense; Overall view of a one dimensional electrostatic program; A one dimensional electrostatic program ES1; Introduction to the numerical methods used; Projects for ES1; A 1d electromagnetic program EM1; Projects for EM1; PART 2: THEORY; Effects of the spatial grid; Effects of the finitw time ste; Energy-conserving simulation models; Multipole models; Kinetic theory for fluctuations and noise; collisions; Kinetic properties: theory, experience and heuristic estimates; PART 3: PRACTICE; Electrostatic programs in two and three dimensions; Electromagnetic programs in two and three dimensions; Particle loading, injection; boudary conditions and external circuit; PART 4: APPENDICES
Control code
ocn960706505
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 479 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781482263060
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960706505

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