Gyrokinetic statistical absolute equilibrium and turbulence

@article{Zhu2010GyrokineticSA,
  title={Gyrokinetic statistical absolute equilibrium and turbulence},
  author={Jian-Zhou Zhu and Gregory W. Hammett},
  journal={arXiv: Plasma Physics},
  year={2010}
}
A paradigm based on the absolute equilibrium of Galerkin-truncated inviscid systems to aid in understanding turbulence [T.-D. Lee, "On some statistical properties of hydrodynamical and magnetohydrodynamical fields," Q. Appl. Math. 10, 69 (1952)] is taken to study gyrokinetic plasma turbulence: A finite set of Fourier modes of the collisionless gyrokinetic equations are kept and the statistical equilibria are calculated; possible implications for plasma turbulence in various situations are… Expand

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