NERS 578 - Proc Plasma
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS)
Department: CoE Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences
Credits:
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
EECS 330.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Plasma physics applied to electrical gas discharges used for material processing. Gas kinetics; atomic collisions; transport coefficients; drift and diffusion; sheaths; Boltzmann distribution function calculation; plasma simulation; plasma diagnostics by particle probes, spectroscopy, and electromagnetic waves; analysis of commonly used plasma tools for materials processing.

NERS 578 - Proc Plasma
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
39753
Open
4
 
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TuTh 10:30AM - 12:00PM
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Note:
The optional text, "Plasma physics and engineering" is intended for additional background for students who are particularly interested in the topic of this course. There are no required readings from this text.
ISBN: 9780471720010
Principles of plasma discharges and materials processing, Author: Michael A. Lieberman, Allan J. Lichtenberg., Publisher: Wiley-Interscience 2nd ed. 2005
Required
ISBN: 9781560328483
Plasma physics and engineering, Author: Fridman, Alexander A., 1953-, Publisher: Taylor & Francis 2004
Optional
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