Van Allen Probes observation of localized drift resonance between poloidal mode ultra-low frequency waves and 60 keV electrons (pages 4491–4497)
S. G. Claudepierre, I. R. Mann, K. Takahashi, J. F. Fennell, M. K. Hudson, J. B. Blake, J. L. Roeder, J. H. Clemmons, H. E. Spence, G. D. Reeves, D. N. Baker, H. O. Funsten, R. H. W. Friedel, M. G. Henderson, C. A. Kletzing, W. S. Kurth, R. J. MacDowall, C. W. Smith and J. R. Wygant
Article first published online: 6 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/grl.50901
- First conclusive evidence of electron drift-resonance with poloidal ULF waves.
- First to show the energy dependence to the amplitude/phase expected from theory.
- Observation shows the drift-resonant interaction occurs over a localized region.