NERS 574 - Introduction to Computational Plasma Physics
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS)
Department: CoE Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences
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Details

Credits:
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Enforced Prerequisites:
NERS 471 or 571; (B or better).
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.
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Description

An introduction to plasma simulation techniques, including fluid and Vlasov descriptions. Stability analysis, Finite differences and volume methods. The particle-in-cell method. Boundary conditions. Field solvers. Students will develop an understanding in the relationship between the hierarchy of kinetics models describing plasmas and their numerical equivalents. A series of short projects will demonstrate numerical modeling of plasma phenomena.

Schedule

NERS 574 - Introduction to Computational Plasma Physics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
31608
Open
7
 
-
TuTh 10:30AM - 12:00PM

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