Plasma Physics University of Sao Paulo
Plasma physics is used in modern technological applications, astrophysics and controlled thermonuclear fusion. In all these three topics, USP has research groups that could benefit from this course.
Inicial formation in plasma physics for postgraduate students.
_Classical Mechanics and Electromagnetism (graduation level)
Written exams and series of exercises.
1. Basic concepts in plasma physics 2. Laboratory and astrophysical plasmas 3. Movement of charged particles in electromagnetic fields 4. Kinetic and fluid descriptions of magnetized plasmas 5. Magnetohydrodynamic equilibrium of tokamak plasmas 6. Waves in plasmas (fluid description) 7. Magnetohydrodynamic instabilities
Online Course Requirement
Gustavo Paganini Canal
Site for Inquiry
Please inquire about the courses at the address below.
Email address: http://portal.if.usp.br/ifusp/en/welcome-ifusp