On the quantum description of the linear kinetics of a collisionless plasma
M.V. Kuzelev a
A.A. Rukhadze b, a
a Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Physics, Leninskie Gory 1 build. 2, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation
b Prokhorov General Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Vavilova 38, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation
It is demonstrated that the linear kinetics of a collisionless quantum plasma can be described in a simple and effective way by means of a self-consistent-field scheme in which the quantum hydrodynamic equations are derived directly from the Schroedinger equation.