Evolution of the Plasma Universe: I. Double Radio Galaxies, Quasars, and Extragalactic Jets

  title={Evolution of the Plasma Universe: I. Double Radio Galaxies, Quasars, and Extragalactic Jets},
  author={A. Peratt},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science},
  • A. Peratt
  • Published 1986
  • Physics
  • IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
Cosmic plasma physics and our concept of the universe is in a state of rapid revision. This change started with in-situ measurements of plasmas in Earth's ionosphere, cometary atmospheres, and planetary magnetospheres; the translation of knowledge from laboratory experiments to astrophysical phenomena; discoveries of helical and filamentary plasma structures in the Galaxy and double radio sources; and the particle simulation of plasmas not accessible to in-situ measurement. Because of these… Expand
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