Large‐scale quantization from local correlations in space plasmas

@article{Livadiotis2014LargescaleQF,
  title={Large‐scale quantization from local correlations in space plasmas},
  author={George Livadiotis and D. J. Mccomas},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics},
  year={2014},
  volume={119},
  pages={3247 - 3258}
}
This study examines the large‐scale quantization that can characterize the phase space of certain physical systems. Plasmas are such systems where large‐scale quantization, ħ*, is caused by Debye shielding that structures correlations between particles. The value of ħ* is constant—some 12 orders of magnitude larger than the Planck constant—across a wide range of space plasmas, from the solar wind in the inner heliosphere to the distant plasma in the inner heliosheath and the local interstellar… 
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