Fundamentals of Plasma Physics

Paul M. Bellan

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"Fundamentals of Plasma Physics" by Paul M. Bellan is a concise and comprehensive textbook that provides a clear understanding of the fundamental concepts and principles of plasma physics. It offers a systematic introduction to the subject, making it an essential resource for students and researchers in the field.
The book covers a wide range of topics, including basic plasma characteristics, plasma waves and oscillations, magnetohydrodynamics, plasma boundaries, and the behavior of charged particles in magnetic fields.
Bellan's approach combines rigor with clarity, presenting the material in a logical and accessible manner. The text is supplemented with numerous illustrations, examples, and exercises that help solidify the understanding of key concepts.
Whether you are a beginner or an advanced student, "Fundamentals of Plasma Physics" offers a solid foundation in plasma physics, making it an indispensable resource for anyone interested in this fascinating field.

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