|Number of credits||10|
|Course offered (semester)||Occasionally|
|Reading list||Reading list|
Aim and Content
Theory of ionized gases (plasmas) in electric and magnetic fields, including particle trajectories, statistical mechanics, kinetic theory, continuum theory and wave propagation. Some applications to space plasmas.
To prepare students in applied mathematics (and physics) for graduate work where knowledge of plasma dynamics is essential.
Course offered (semester)
Language of Instruction
English if English-speaking students attend the seminars, otherwise Norwegian
Recommended previous knowledge
The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.