Penetration of slow waves into an overdense plasma
- Author(s): Motley, RW
- Bernabei, S
- Hooke, WM
- McWilliams, R
- Olson, K
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1088/0032-1028/21/6/005
Slow waves launched by phased waveguides in the frequency interval between the lower hybrid and the electron plasma frequencies have been studied with an RF probe. The data demonstrate wave penetration to the plasma interior only if the accessibility criterion is satisfied.