PHYS-424 / 6 crédits

Enseignant: Reimerdes Holger

Langue: Anglais


Summary

This course completes the knowledge in plasma physics that students have acquired in the previous two courses, with a discussion of different applications, in the fields of controlled fusion and magnetic confinement, astrophysical and space plasmas, and societal and industrial applications.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

PHYS-324 Classical electrodynamics, PHYS-325 Plasma physics I (2020-21, now called Introduction to plasma physics) and PHYS-423 Plasma I.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Work out / Determine when plasma effects are important
  • Describe various applications of plasma physics
  • Identify the main components and physics issues of magnetic and inertial confinement fusion
  • Describe the main scientific issues in astrophysical plasmas
  • Describe the main advantages of plasmas in industrial applications
  • Describe the physics basis of key plasma diagnostics

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra and exercises in class

Assessment methods

oral exam

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Plasma II
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Plasma II
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Plasma II
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Plasma II
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Plasma II
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22