Hall Magnetohydrodynamics and Its Applications to Laboratory and Cosmic Plasma

  title={Hall Magnetohydrodynamics and Its Applications to Laboratory and Cosmic Plasma},
  author={ERIK A. Witalis},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science},
  • E. Witalis
  • Published 1 December 1986
  • Physics
  • IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
With early critical views by Lighthill [1] as the starting point, a revision is performed of the classical magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) theory for the magnetized plasma properties. The importance of retaining the Hall term and using a two-fluid plasma description is stressed. The plasma Hall Magnetohydrodynamics (HMHD) description is derived by accounting for the noncentral character of the internal particle-particle forces sustaining the plasma charge neutrality. Plasma properties with… 
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