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Acta Physica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae

, Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 31–37 | Cite as

Non-linear hydromagnetic waves in two-electron temperature plasma

  • M. L. Mittal
  • D. Govinda Thirtha
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Abstract

The non-linear hydromagnetic waves for two-electron temperature plasma are shown to be governed by a Korteweg — de Vries — Burgers equation. Collisional effects have also been taken into account. Due to the magnetic field the amplitude of the solitary wave decreases while the width of the soliton and the speed of the shock wave increase.

Keywords

Shock Wave Soliton Solitary Wave Burger Equation Solitary Wave Solution 
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© with the authors 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. L. Mittal
    • 1
  • D. Govinda Thirtha
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsIndian Institute of TechnologyBombayIndia

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