Resistive ballooning modes and the second region of stability

A Sykes, C M Bishop, R J Hastie

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Resistive ballooning modes are unstable in the first region of ideal ballooning stability. The authors show that in contrast the second region is largely stable to resistive ballooning modes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)719-727
Number of pages8
JournalPlasma physics and controlled fusion
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1987

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