Ionospheric Electric Fields from Stratospheric Balloon-Borne Probes

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Josep E. Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. R. H. Holzworth1 and
  2. E. A. Bering III2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch10

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

How to Cite

Holzworth, R. H. and Bering, E. A. (1998) Ionospheric Electric Fields from Stratospheric Balloon-Borne Probes, in Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields (eds R. F. Pfaff, J. E. Borovsky and D. T. Young), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geophysics Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

  2. 2

    Physics Dept., University of Houston, Houston, TX

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900865

Online ISBN: 9781118664391

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Keywords:

  • Space plasmas—measurement;
  • Electric fields—Measurement;
  • Cosmic magnetic fields—measurement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Vector Electric Field Measurements in the Stratosphere

  • Quasistatic Ionospheric and Magnetospheric Electric Fields

  • Technique Advantages and Potential Limitations

  • Conclusions