Calculation of noncylindrically symmetric spacecharge flow
Abstract
A cylindrical diode is proposed which can be used to generate and direct the flow of charged particle beams. The twodimensional partial differential equations which model the device are formulated and solved numerically.
 Publication:

Physics of Fluids
 Pub Date:
 May 1977
 DOI:
 10.1063/1.861961
 Bibcode:
 1977PhFl...20..862Q
 Keywords:

 Concentric Cylinders;
 Finite Difference Theory;
 Magnetohydrodynamic Flow;
 Particle Beams;
 Plasma Diodes;
 Space Charge;
 Continuity Equation;
 Convergence;
 Partial Differential Equations;
 Poisson Equation;
 Steady State;
 Plasma Physics