The Plasma Dispersion Function

The Plasma Dispersion Function

The Hilbert Transform of the Gaussian

1st Edition - January 1, 1961

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  • Authors: Burton D. Fried, Samuel D. Conte
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483261737

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The Plasma Dispersion Function: The Hilbert Transform of the Gaussian focuses on the reactions, transformations, and calculations involved in plasma dispersion function. The book first offers information on the properties of Z, including symmetry properties, values for special arguments, power series, asymptotic expansion, and differential equation characterization. The text then ponders on the applications to plasma physics. Numerical calculations on the function of Z are presented. The manuscript takes a look at table generation and accuracy wherein various methods are proposed in computing the error function in the multiple regions of the complex plane. The text also elaborates on the general behavior of the functions. The book is a dependable reference for readers interested in the plasma dispersion function.

Table of Contents


  • Preface

    Chapter I. Introduction

    Chapter II. Properties of Z

    Chapter III. Applications to Plasma Physics

    Chapter IV. Table Generation and Accuracy

    Chapter V. General Behavior of the Functions

    Acknowledgments

    Table Format


Product details

  • No. of pages: 426
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1961
  • Published: January 1, 1961
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483261737

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Burton D. Fried

Samuel D. Conte

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