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Non-linear electrostatic waves in Born-Infeld plasmas

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Publication date5/07/2011
Host publicationAIP Conference Proceedings: XIX International Fall Workshop on Geometry and Physics
EditorsCarlos Herdeiro, Roger Picken
PublisherAmerican Institute of Physics
Pages87-92
Number of pages6
Volume1360
ISBN (Print)978-0-7354-0918-7
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

Motivated by the suggestion that Born-Infeld plasmas could have significance for electron acceleration in neutron star crusts, we obtain an upper bound on the amplitude of electrostatic waves propagating parallel to a longitudinal magnetic field in a Born-Infeld plasma.