TITLE

Quantum effects on Rayleigh–Taylor instability in a vertical inhomogeneous rotating plasma

AUTHOR(S)
Hoshoudy, G. A.
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Physics of Plasmas;Feb2009, Vol. 16 Issue 2, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Quantum effects on Rayleigh–Taylor instability in inhomogeneous plasma rotating uniformly in an external magnetic field have been investigated. Using the exponential density distribution and in the presence of a fixed boundary condition, the linear growth rate is obtained and analyzed. It is shown that the Rayleigh–Taylor instability is affected by quantum and external magnetic field effects.
ACCESSION #
36810461

 

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