ENGS 152: Magnetohydrodynamics


Alternate years: 20S: 10A
Thayer Faculty


PHYS 68 or equivalent, or permission of the instructor

Identical to PHYS 115

The fluid description of plasmas and electrically conducting fluids including magnetohydrodynamics and two-fluid fluid theory, with applications to laboratory and space plasmas, including magnetostatics, stationary flows, waves, instabilities, and shocks.