Computer simulation of the Langmuir collapse

S. I. Anisimov, M. A. Berezovskiǐ, M. F. Ivanov, I. V. Petrov, A. M. Rubenchick, V. E. Zakharov

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Computer simulation of the collapse of Langmuir waves is carried out, using the PIC method. The high-frequency electric field energy has been shown to transform almost completely into electron energy at the final stage of the collapse.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)32-34
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters A
Issue number1
StatePublished - Oct 18 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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