Vlasov susceptibility of relativistic magnetized plasma and application to free‐electron lasers

C Grebogi, H S UHM

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Abstract

The Vlasov susceptibility for two interacting electromagnetic waves is derived by using an extended version of the ‘‘κ–χ theorem.’’ The plasma is relativistic and magnetized. It is allowed for arbitrary k⊥ρ, ω/Ω, k⊥/k∥, and v/c. Nonuniformities in the background quasistatic magnetic field are also included. As an application, a general expression for the free‐electron laser susceptibility is derived.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1748-1749
Number of pages2
JournalPhysics of Fluids
Volume29
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 1986

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