Resonant electron effects on trapped electron instabilities
Abstract
The necessity of distinguishing between perpendicular and parallel components in electron velocity space, rather than simply considering energy, is pointed out and employed to estimate the effects of finite collisionality on the trapped electron instability.
 Publication:

Physics of Fluids
 Pub Date:
 October 1976
 DOI:
 10.1063/1.861365
 Bibcode:
 1976PhFl...19.1596C
 Keywords:

 Collisional Plasmas;
 Electron Energy;
 Electron Plasma;
 Plasma Oscillations;
 Trapped Particles;
 Differential Equations;
 Eigenvalues;
 Fourier Transformation;
 Kinetic Equations;
 Velocity Distribution;
 Plasma Physics