The origin of the “step-like” characteristic in a magnetic piston of a low density theta pinch is discussed. The characteristic can be fairly well explained by an anomalous resistivity due to ion acoustic instabilities.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||"Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics"|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 1980|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physics and Astronomy(all)