Journal of Plasma Physics

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Stimulated Brillouin scattering in magnetized plasmas

G. BRODINa1 and L. STENFLOa2

a1 Department of Physics, Umeå University, SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden (Gert.Brodin@physics.umu.se)

a2 Department of Physics, Linköping University, SE-581 83 Linköping, Sweden

Abstract

Previous theory for stimulated Brillouin scattering is reconsidered and generalized. We introduce an effective ion sound velocity that turns out to be useful in describing scattering instabilities.

(Received May 06 2013)

(Revised May 29 2013)

(Accepted May 29 2013)

(Online publication July 09 2013)