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Stix, Thomas Howard

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Works: 36 works in 87 publications in 3 languages and 1,214 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Other
Classifications: QC718, 537.532
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Most widely held works by Thomas Howard Stix
The theory of plasma waves by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and Russian and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Waves in plasmas by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To illustrate the development of some fundamental concepts in plasma waves, a number of experimental observations, going back over half a century, are reviewed. Particular attention is paid to the phenomena of dispersion, collisionfree damping, finite-Larmor-radius and cyclotron and cyclotron-harmonic effects, nonlocal response, and stochasticity. One may note not only the constructive interplay between observation and theory and experiment but also that major advances have come from each of the many disciplines that invoke plasma physics as a tool, including radio communication, astrophysics, controlled fusion, space physics, and basic research
Plasma science and the environment( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in plasma physics : Thomas H. Stix Symposium, Princeton, NJ by N. J Fisch( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Experiments on Ion Cyclotron Resonance by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Generation and Thermalization of Plasma Waves by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propagation and mode conversion for waves in nonuniform plasmas by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The following topics are described: (1) the hybrid resonance, (2) Alfven resonance, (3) the intermediate-frequency electromagnetic wave equation, (4) the standard equation, (5) the tunneling equation, (6) asymptotic solutions of the tunneling equation, (7) localized absorption, and (8) matched asymptotic expansions; the low-frequency Alfven resonance. (MOW)
On Current Penetration and Plasma Disruption by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is suggested that, in a tokamak discharge, the initial rapid current penetration and the disruptive instability may each be attributed to a type of nonlinear double tearing instability which causes growth and overlap of radially separated magnetic islands. The ensuing reconnection and braiding of magnetic lines would enhance local radial heat and particle transport, and could permit rapid redistribution of plasma current, inducing positive or negative spikes in the loop-voltage signal. (auth)
Purazuma no hadō( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purazuma no hadō( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absorption of plasma waves by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Reactive Trapped-Ion Source for Highly Stripped Ions by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Conferences on Plasma Waves at Saclay and Culham ; Plasma Research at Lausanne by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Radiation and Absorption via Mode Conversion in an Inhomogeneous Collision-Free Plasma by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Finite Amplitude Resistive Drift Waves by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Heating of Toroidal Plasmas by Neutral Injection by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Plasma Heating by Neutral-Injection and Radiofrequency Methods by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Finite Amplitude Collisional Drift Waves by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Magnetic Braiding in a Toroidal Plasma by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Decay of Poloidal Rotation in a Tokamak Plasma by Thomas Howard Stix( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Waves in plasmas
Alternative Names
Stiks, T.

Stix, Thomas H.

Stix, Tom

Stix, Tom (Thomas)

Thomas H. Stix Amerikaans natuurkundige (1924-2001)

Thomas H. Stix amerikansk fysikar

Thomas H. Stix amerikansk fysiker

Thomas H. Stix physicien américain

Thomas H. Stix US-amerikanischer Physiker

توماس اچ استیکس فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

スティックス, T. H.

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Plasma science and the environment