Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

x !
Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
FFYS7000 Advanced plasma physics 8 ECTS
Organised by
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

The aim is to extend the student's knowledge on physical phenomena in plasmas.


Resistive magnetohydrodynamics, collisionless kinetic theory, plasma radiation , non-linear plasma physics, inhomogeneous plasmas.

Teaching methods

Literature, Exercises, Work report

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Project / practical work
  • In English
  • In English
Project / practical work and Exercise(s)


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Boyd&Sanderson, Cambridge University Press, 2003 (contact the lecturer on the relevant sections).

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Valinnaiset syventävät opintojaksot (Programme of Physical Sciences)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Physics and Astronomy
DP in Physical Sciences
Finnish Study Modules