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Lecture 1: Plasmas on the Back-of-an-Envelope - *posted 10 January 2017*

Lecture 2: Elementary Plasma Waves - *posted 17 January 2017*

Lecture 3: Wave Energy and Momentum, Negative Energy Waves - *posted 17 January 2017*

Variational Approach to Wave Action --

Adiabatic Theory and Wave Action Density and Notes on Wave Action Density and Modulations - *posted 17 January 2017*

Lecture 4: Basics of Equilibrium Fluctuations - Fluctuation Dissipation Theorem - *posted 17 January 2017*

Lectures 4-5: Kinetic Theory of Plasma Waves and Physics of Landau Damping - *posted 17 January 2017*

Lecture 5-Supplement: Vlasov Equation, Meaning and Origin - *posted 23 January 2017*

Lectures 5-6: Formal Theory of Landau Damping - *posted 23 January 2017*

Lecture 6: Thermal Equilibrium and Test Particle Model 1 - *posted 23 January 2017*

Lecture 7: Supplement: Supplementary Notes on Thermal Equilibrium - *posted 30 January 2017*

Lecture 8: Transport 1A-Boltzmann Equation and H-Theorem - *posted 30 January 2017*

Lecture 8: Transport 1B-Landau Collision Integral - *posted 30 January 2017*

Lecture 8c: Screening Effects on Landau Collision Integral - *posted 1 February 2017*

Lectures 9-10a: Basics of Diffusion - *posted 6 February 2017*

Lectures 9-10b: Kinetic Equations with Flocus on Fokker-Planck - *posted 6 February 2017*

Lectures 9-10c: Another Look at Fokker-Planck - * posted 6 February 2017*

Lecture 10: Rosenbluth Potentials - *posted 8 February 2017*

Lectures 11-12: Transport Miscellany: Dreicer Field and Collective Enhancement - * posted 13 February 2017*

Lectures 12-13: Basics of Quasilinear Theory - *posted 13 February 2017*

Sweet-Parker Reconnection - *posted 1 March 2017*

Overview of Quasilinear Theory - *posted 1 March 2017*

Guide to Posts on Hamiltonian Chaos - *posted 1 March 2017*

Basics of Nonlinear Phenomena - *posted 1 March 2017*

Basics of Turbulence - *posted 1 March 2017*

Deriving the Zakharov Equations - *posted 1 March 2017*

Introduction to Langmuir Turbulence - *posted 1 March 2017*

Detailed Notes on Turbulence - *posted 7 March 2017*

Lectures 1-2: Plasmas on the Back-of-an-Envelope - *posted 08 January 2015*

Lectures 1-2: Basic Plasma Waves - *posted 07 January 2016*

Lecture 3: Wave Energy and Momentum - *REposted 13 January 2016*

Variational Approach to Wave Action --

Adiabatic Theory and Wave Action Density and Notes on Wave Action Density and Modulations - *posted 11 January 2016*

Lecture 4: Basics of Collisions - *posted 13 January 2016*

Lecture 4: Thermal Equilibrium Basics - * REposted 25 January 2016*

Lecture 5: Kinetic Theory of Waves and Landau Damping - *posted 25 January 2016*

Lecture 6: Formal Theory of Landau Damping - *posted 25 January 2016*

Lectures 7-8: Test Particle Model of Thermal Equilibrium - I - *posted 27 January 2016*

Lectures 7-8: Test Particle Model - Fluctuation Spectrum - II - *REPOSTED 1 February 2016*

Lectures 7-8: Test Particle Model of Thermal Equilibrium - III - *posted 27 January 2017*

Lectures 9-10: Transport 1 - *posted 2 February 2016*

Transport 1, Addendum: Screening Effects in Landau Collision Operator - *posted 3 February 2016*

Lectures 9-10: Transport and Diffusion Basics - * posted 2 February 2016*

Lectures 9-10: OV of Kinetic Equations - *posted 2 February 2016*

Lecture 11a: Transport - * posted 16 February 2016*

Lecture 11b: Transport - * posted 16 February 2016*

Lectures 12-13: Basics of Quasilinear Theory - *posted 16 February 2016*

Lectures 12-13: On the 'Quasilinear Theory' of the Vlasov Plasma: Status of Dynamical Friction and Subcritical Growth Theory - P.H. Diamond - *posted 17 February 2016*

Lectures 12-13: Guide to Material on Hamiltonian Chaos - *posted 17 February 2016*

Lectures 14-15: Nonlinear Plasma I - Basics of Turbulence - *posted 22 February 2016 *

OV of Nonlinear Phenomena - *posted 29 February 2016*

Lectures 14-15: Nonlinear Plasma I - Detailed Notes on Turbulence - *posted 22 February 2016*

Lectures 16-17: Nonlinear Plasma II - Introduction to Langmuir Turbulence - *posted 29 February 2016*

Lectures 17-18: Langmuir Turbulence II - *posted 7 March 2016*

Lectures 3-4-5: Linear R.-T. and ICF Background - * Reposted 27 January 2015*

Lectures 5-6-7: Nonlinear R.-T. - Layzer Solution - Bubble Penetration - Multi-Bubbles/Mix - *Reposted 27 January 2015*

Misc -> Spherical R.-T. - Supplement - *posted 27 January 2015*

Lectures 8-9: Thermal Equilibrium, Test Particle Model and Landau Damping-I - *posted 27 January 2015*

Lectures 8-9: Thermal Equilibrium, Test Particle Model and Landau Damping-II - *posted 27 January 2015*

Lectures 8-9: Thermal Equilibrium, Test Particle Model and Landau Damping-III - *posted 27 January 2015*

Lectures 8-9: Thermal Equilibrium, Test Particle Model and Landau Damping-IV - *posted 27 January 2015*

Lecture 10: Waves and Instabilities - *posted 4 February 2015*

Lectures 11-12: Quasilinear Theory - *posted 9 February 2015*

Intro to Transport and Relaxation - *Reposted 25 February 2015*

Lectures 13-14: Kinetic Equations - *posted 11 February 2015*

Lectures 15-16: Collision Theory and Rosenbluth Potentials - *posted 20 February 2015*

Lectures 15-16: Collision Theory - *posted 24 February 2015*

Lecture 17: Disparate Scale Interaction - *posted 20 February 2015*

-> Chapter 7 (D-I-I)

-> Diamond-Hong Notes

See also Falkovich

Self-Focusing Notes - * posted 23 February 2015*

Lecture 18: DSI-Diamond and Hong - *posted 20 February 2015*

Lectures 19-20: Chapter 5 (D-I-I) - * posted 23 February 2015*