Neutral Atom Imaging of the Plasma Sheet: Fluxes and Instrument Requirements

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Josep E. Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. Michael Hesse1 and
  2. Joachim Birn2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch38

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

How to Cite

Hesse, M. and Birn, J. (1998) Neutral Atom Imaging of the Plasma Sheet: Fluxes and Instrument Requirements, 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.ch38

Author Information

  1. 1

    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD 20771

  2. 2

    Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico

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

  • MHD Model

  • Calculation of Neutral Hydrogen Fluxes

  • Integration Results

  • Summary and Discussion