• An approximate analysis of the interaction between two tearing modes of the same helicity

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    • Keywords

       

      Tearing modes; helicity; magnetic island; magnetohydrodynamics; fundamental mode

    • Abstract

       

      The interaction between tearing modes with the mode numbersm=1,n=1 andm=2,n=2 is investigated for different initial amplitudes of the modes, using a single helicity approximation, a step-current profile and a time-independent resistivity. Also included are the results on the temporal behaviour of the amplitude of the uncoupled modem=2,n=2 in the situation with identical equilibrium parameters as ours.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      Tarasankar Nag1

      1. Department of Physics, Jhargram Raj College, Midnapore, West Bengal - 721101, India
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