Plasma Astrophysics (Astrophysics & Space Science Library) by Boris V. Somov
English | 31 Aug. 2012 | ISBN: 1461442826 | 511 Pages | PDF | 6 MB
This two-part book is devoted to classic fundamentals & current practices & perspectives of modern plasma astrophysics. This first part uniquely covers all the basic principles & practical tools required for underst&ing & work in plasma astrophysics.
More than 25% of the text is updated from the first edition, including new figures, equations & entire sections on topics such as magnetic reconnection & the Grad-Shafranov equation.