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Radiation Magneto-Hydrodynamics of High Energy Density Plasmas

Location

Naval Research Laboratory, DC, Plasma Physics

RO# Location
64.15.76.B2957 Washington, DC 203755321

Advisers

name email phone
Arati Dasgupta arati.dasgupta@nrl.navy.mil 202.404.4389
Alexander L. Velikovich sasha.velikovich@nrl.navy.mil 202.767.6704

Description

There is a large class of problems in which the radiation field of laboratory and astrophysical plasmas influences, and is influenced by, the plasma motion. The objective of this program is to develop the physics theories, models, and numerical simulation tools for the coupled self-consistent description of the non-LTE radiation magneto-hydrodynamics of laboratory and astrophysical plasmas. Individual critical elements of this research are atomic processes in plasmas, non-LTE ionization kinetics, absorption/emission physics, fluid-flow with radiation transport, electron beam generation, and plasma spectroscopy.

 

Keywords:
Magneto-hydrodynamics; Dense plasmas; Radiation sources; Radiation transport; Plasma spectra;

Eligibility

Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral applicants

Stipend

Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$87,198.00 $3,000.00
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