• Modified Kadomtsev-Petviashvili equation in cold collisionless plasma

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      Nonlinear waves; plasma dynamics; solitons; Kadomtsev-Petviashvili equation

    • Abstract


      Nonlinear electromagnetic wave propagation through cold collisionless plasma in (2+1) dimensions is studied using the nonlinear reductive perturbation method. It is shown that to the lowest order of perturbation, the system of equations can be reduced to modified Kadomtsev-Petviashvili equation.

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      S G Bindu1 V C Kuriakose1

      1. Department of Physics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin - 682 022, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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