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BUCKLING INSTABILITY [1 record]

Record 1 1985-08-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Energy Transformation
  • Thermonuclear fusion
  • Atomic Physics
DEF

Electromagnetic macroinstability due to differential effects small and irregular local perturbations along the magnetic axis of a plasma cord. These effects produce a twisting of the cord up or down its plane of symmetry.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Transformation de l'énergie
  • Fusion thermonucléaire
  • Physique atomique

Spanish

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