An introductory course in theoretical physics is the sole prerequisite for this general but simple introduction to the fields of plasma and fusion research. Subjects include the motion of a particle, macroscopic behavior of a plasma, waves in a plasma, and more. 1962 edition.
Table of Contents
1. Motion of a Particle 2. Macroscopic Behavior of a Plasma 3. Waves in a Plasma 4. Equilibria and Their Stability 5. Encounters Between Charged Particles Appendix. The Boltzmann Equation Symbols Index