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Excitation of lower-hybrid waves in dusty plasmas

Torney, T. and Marmolino, C. and De Angelis, U. and Forlani, A. and Bingham, R. (2005) Excitation of lower-hybrid waves in dusty plasmas. Journal of Plasma Physics, 71 (4). pp. 475-486. ISSN 0022-3778

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Abstract

A dispersion relation is derived detailing the effect of a population of charged dust grains on the growth of lower-hybrid waves excited by a, ring distribution of ions in a plasma. Numerical solutions show that the instability can be enhanced or reduced depending on the parameter regime.