Low-frequency dispersion properties of plasmas with variable-charge impurities
Ostrikov, K., Vladimirov, S.V., Yu, M.Y., & Morfill, G.E. (2000) Low-frequency dispersion properties of plasmas with variable-charge impurities. Physics of Plasmas, 7(2), pp. 461-465.
A theory of low-frequency dust-acoustic waves in low-temperature collisional plasmas containing variable-charge impurities is presented. Physical processes such as dust-charge relaxation, ionization-recombination of the electrons and ions, electron and ion elastic collisions with neutrals and dusts, as well as charging collisions with the dusts, are taken into account. Inclusion of these processes allows a balance of the plasma particles and thus a self-consistent determination of the stationary state of the unperturbed plasma. The generalized dispersion relation describing the propagation and damping of the dust acoustic waves is derived and analyzed. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Elastic collisions, Electrostatic waves, Plasma impurities|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2000 American Institute of Physics|
|Deposited On:||21 Jul 2014 05:26|
|Last Modified:||21 Jul 2014 05:26|
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