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Paper   IPM / Physic / 7835
School of Physics
  Title:   Kinetic Theory of Low-Frequency Instability of Discharge Plasma
  Author(s): 
1.  B. Shokri
2.  A. R. Niknam
  Status:   Published
  Journal: Phys. Plasmas
  Vol.:  12
  Year:  2005
  Pages:   072107
  Supported by:  IPM
  Abstract:
Using the kinetic equation with BGK (Bhatnagar?Gross?Krook) collision integral and taking into account the relaxation of electron density and temperature, the low-frequency instability of a constant-current carrying discharge is investigated in a weakly ionized and nonmagnetized plasma. It is shown that this instability is caused by the stimulated scattering of drifting electrons from the relaxation oscillations of the electron temperature.

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