Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 175, Issue 2, pp 335–337

Hydromagnetic surface waves in a compressible medium

  • A. Satya Narayanan
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DOI: 10.1007/BF00644293

Cite this article as:
Narayanan, A.S. Astrophys Space Sci (1991) 175: 335. doi:10.1007/BF00644293


The dispersive characteristic of hydromagnetic surface waves along a plasma-plasma interface when the upper fluid moves with a uniform velocity is discussed. The region of propagation of these waves is shifted above or below depending on whether the basic velocity (uniform)U≷0.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Satya Narayanan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied MathematicsIndian Institute of ScienceBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Indian Institute of AstrophysicsBangaloreIndia