Cover: Incoherent Scattering of Radio Waves by a Plasma.

Incoherent Scattering of Radio Waves by a Plasma.

Published 1963

by Donald F. DuBois, Victor Gilinsky

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A computation of the incoherent scattering of radio waves from a hot plasma. Use of the diagrammatic techniques of quantum electrodynamics simplified previously obtained results and permits extensions to include the effects of close collisions.

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