|Teaching semester||Spring, Autumn|
|Teaching language|| |
English if English-speaking students attend the seminars, otherwise Norwegian
|Study level||Postgraduate Courses|
|Number of semesters||1|
|Belongs to||Department of Mathematics|
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)
The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.