Here you can find auxiliary study materials for undergraduate course 12ZFP - Principles of Plasma Physics lectured at the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague.
Tutorial 00 - TBA
Debye screening, Debye length, plasma parameter, plasma frequency, collisions of charged particles, Landau length, Coulomb logarithm
Tutorial 01 - TBA
Vlasov equation, Krook collision term, derivation of two-fluid hydrodynamics, diamagnetic drift
Tutorial 02 - TBA
Plasma oscillations, plasma waves in fluid and kinetic description, Landau damping, wave energy
Tutorial 03 - TBA
Demonstration using PIC code ES1, plasma waves, Landau damping, two-stream instability
Tutorial 04 - TBA
Ion sound waves; electromagnetic waves in plasma, critical density, wave propagation in planar plasma
Tutorial 05 - TBA
One fluid approximation, ideal and non-ideal magnetohydrodynamics, hydromagnetic equilibrium, Rayleigh-Taylor and Kruskal-Schwartzschild instabilities
Tutorial 06 - TBA
Diffusion in weakly and strongly ionized plasmas, ambipolar diffusion, plasma-wall interaction, sheath, Bohm criterion
Tutorial 07 - TBA
Introduction into atomic physics of plasmas, multiply-charged ions, excitation and autoionization states, collisional and radiative processes, oscillator strength, direct and inverse processes, principle of detail balancing
 F.F. Chen, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, 2nd ed., Plenum Press, 1984.
 D.R. Nicholson, Introduction to Plasma Theory, J. Wiley, 1983.
 S. Ichimaru, Statistical Plasma Physics, Volume I: Basic Principles, Addison-Wesley, Redwood City, 1992.
 S. Eliezer, The Interactions of High-Power Lasers with Plasma, IOP Publishing, Bristol 2002.
 D. Salzman, Atomic Physics in Hot Plasmas, Oxford University Press, Oxford 1998.