Instabilities in two-fluid magnetized media with inter-component drift

  title={Instabilities in two-fluid magnetized media with inter-component drift},
  author={Pavlo V. Tytarenko and R.J.R. Williams and Samuel A. Falle},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
We analyse the stability of a magnetized medium consisting of a neutral fluid and a fluid of charged particles, coupled to each other through a drag force and exposed to differential body forces (for example, as the result of radiation forces on one phase). We consider a uniform equilibrium and simple model input physics, but do not arbitrarily restrict the relative orientations of the magnetic field, slip velocity and wavevector of the disturbance. We find several instabilities and classify… 

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