Predicted Impacts of Proton Temperature Anisotropy on Solar Wind Turbulence

@article{Klein2015PredictedIO,
  title={Predicted Impacts of Proton Temperature Anisotropy on Solar Wind Turbulence},
  author={Kristopher Gregory Klein and Gregory Gershom Howes},
  journal={arXiv: Space Physics},
  year={2015}
}
Particle velocity distributions measured in the weakly collisional solar wind are frequently found to be non-Maxwellian, but how these non-Maxwellian distributions impact the physics of plasma turbulence in the solar wind remains unanswered. Using numerical solutions of the linear dispersion relation for a collisionless plasma with a bi-Maxwellian proton velocity distribution, we present a unified framework for the four proton temperature anisotropy instabilities, identifying the associated… 

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