TITLE

Effect of trapping in degenerate quantum plasmas

AUTHOR(S)
Shah, H. A.; Qureshi, M. N. S.; Tsintsadze, N.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Physics of Plasmas;Mar2010, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p032312
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In the present work we consider the effect of trapping as a microscopic process in a plasma consisting of quantum electrons and nondegenerate ions. The formation of solitary structures is investigated in two cases: first when the electrons are fully degenerate and second when small temperature effects are taken into account. It is seen that not only rarefactive but coupled rarefactive and compressive solitons are obtained under different temperature conditions.
ACCESSION #
48912112

 

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