AbstractNormalizations¶

class
plasmapy.simulation.abstractions.
AbstractNormalizations
¶ Bases:
abc.ABC
An abstract base class to represent the normalization constants for systems of equations describing plasmas.
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Attributes Summary
The current density normalization.
The normalization for diffusivity.
The normalization for dynamic viscosity.
The electric field normalization.
The normalization for heat flux.
The normalization for length.
The magnetic field normalization.
The normalization for the magnetic flux or vector potential.
The normalization for mass.
The normalization for mass density.
The normalization for number density.
The normalization for pressure.
The normalization for temperature.
The normalization for thermal conductivity.
The normalization for time.
The normalization for velocity.
The normalization for the volumetric heating rate.
The normalization for a volumetric rate.
The normalization for inverse length.
Attributes Documentation

current_density
¶ The current density normalization.

diffusivity
¶ The normalization for diffusivity.

dynamic_viscosity
¶ The normalization for dynamic viscosity.

electric_field
¶ The electric field normalization.

heat_flux
¶ The normalization for heat flux.

length
¶ The normalization for length.

magnetic_field
¶ The magnetic field normalization.

magnetic_flux
¶ The normalization for the magnetic flux or vector potential.

mass
¶ The normalization for mass.

mass_density
¶ The normalization for mass density.

number_density
¶ The normalization for number density.

pressure
¶ The normalization for pressure.

temperature
¶ The normalization for temperature.

thermal_conductivity
¶ The normalization for thermal conductivity.

time
¶ The normalization for time.

velocity
¶ The normalization for velocity.

volumetric_heating_rate
¶ The normalization for the volumetric heating rate.

volumetric_rate
¶ The normalization for a volumetric rate.
This normalization is applicable to, for example, the number of collisions per unit volume per unit time.

wavenumber
¶ The normalization for inverse length.
