Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence (Paperback)

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After a brief outline of magnetohydrodynamic theory, this introductory book discusses the macroscopic aspects of MHD turbulence, and covers the small-scale scaling properties. Applications are provided for astrophysical and laboratory systems. Magnetic turbulence is the natural state of most astrophysical systems, such as stellar convection zones, stellar winds or accretion discs. It is also found in laboratory devices, most notably in the reversed field pinch.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780521052535
ISBN-10: 052105253X
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: February 11th, 2008
Pages: 312
Language: English