Useful Web Sites:
NRL Plasma Formulary
(Link to http://www.nrl.navy.mil/ppd/content/nrlplasmaformulary)
In case that you cannot access to the above website, try this local link for the old version
NRL_FORMULARY_07
week  Date  Hours  Topics 


1  09/13  3  Lecture 1: Introduction Lyu (2014): Chapter 1 Chen (1984): Chapter 1 Nicholson (1983): Chapter 1 K&T (1973): Chapter 1 & Appendix III 

2  09/20  3  Lecture 1: Introduction  
3  09/27  3  Lecture 1: Introduction  
4  10/04  3  Lecture 2: Klimontovich Equation & Vlasov Equation Lyu (2014): Chapter 2 Nicholson (1983): Chapter 3 

5  10/11  3  Lecture 3: Fluid Equations Lyu (2014): Chapter 3 Chen (1984): Chapter 3 Nicholson (1983): Section 7.1 K&T (1973): Chapter 3 

6  10/18  3  Lecture 3: Fluid Equations  
7  10/25  3  Frozenin Flux Multiplescale nature of the space plasma 

8  11/01 
3  Midterm Oral Exam  
9  11/08  3  Midterm Exam  
10  11/15  3  Lecture 4: Liouville Equations Lyu (2014): Chapter 4 Nicholson (1983): Chapter 4 K&T (1973): Chapter 2 
Introduction to waves 
11  11/22 
3  Lecture 5: Linear Waves in TwoFluid Plasma 

12  11/29  3  Lecture 5: Linear Waves in TwoFluid Plasma (Waves in electron time scale) 

13  12/06  3  Lecture 5: Linear Waves in TwoFluid Plasma (Waves in electron time scale) 

14  12/13 
3  Lecture 6: Linear Waves in MHD Plasma 

15  12/20  3  Lecture 6: Linear Waves in MHD Plasma  
16  12/27  3  Lecture 6: Linear Waves in MHD Plasma  
17  01/03  3  Final Examination  
18  01/10  3  move class to 11/22 
Reference Books: