Dynamos

Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School 2007

Edited by

  • Philippe Cardin, Maison des Géosciences, LGIT, Grenoble, France
  • L.G. Cugliandolo, Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Hautes Energi, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France

This book is a collection of lectures given in July 2007 at the Les Houches Summer School on "Dynamos".
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Audience

Graduate students, researchers

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2008
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-08-054812-8


Table of Contents

1. T. Alboussière, Fundamentals of MHD2. C.A. Jones, Dynamo Theory3. P. Olson, Planetary Magnetism4. A. Shukurov and Dmitry Sokoloff, Astrophysical Dynamos5. B. Dubrulle, Turbulence and Dynamo6. Y. Ponty, Numerical Modeling of Liquid Metal Dynamo Experiments7. M. Dumberry, Taylor's Constraint and Torsional Oscillations8. C.C. Finlay, Waves in the Presence of Magnetic Fields, Rotation and Convection9. S. Stanley, Dynamos of the Ice Giants