Electric Field Measurements in the Magnetosphere by the Electron Beam Boomerang Technique

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Josep E. Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. K. Tsuruda1,
  2. H. Hayakawa1 and
  3. M. Nakamura2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch4

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

How to Cite

Tsuruda, K., Hayakawa, H. and Nakamura, M. (1998) Electric Field Measurements in the Magnetosphere by the Electron Beam Boomerang Technique, 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.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, 3-1-1, Yoshinodai, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 229, Japan

  2. 2

    Department of Earth and Planetary Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113, Japan

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

  • The Measurement Principle

  • Boomerang Instrument on Geotail

  • Boomerang Experiment in the Dayside Magnetosphere

  • Boomerang Experiment in the Tail Lobe

  • Discussions