TITLE

Weibel instabilities in a completely degenerate electron Fermi gas

AUTHOR(S)
Tsintsadze, Levan N.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Physics of Plasmas;Sep2009, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p094507
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Weibel instability in a degenerate Fermi plasma is studied. A new type of quantum Weibel instabilities is disclosed. In particular, a novel oscillatory Weibel instability is found and its growth rate is obtained. A transverse zero sound in a quantum degenerate electron gas, which has no counterpart in the classical consideration, is revealed.
ACCESSION #
44387813

 

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