Plasma Gradient Effects on Double Probe Electric Field Measurements

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Josep E. Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. Harri Laakso1,
  2. Robert F. Pfaff Jr.2 and
  3. Thomas L. Aggson2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch9

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

How to Cite

Laakso, H., Pfaff, R. F. and Aggson, T. L. (1998) Plasma Gradient Effects on Double Probe Electric Field Measurements, 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.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geophysical Research, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

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

  • Charging of Probes

  • Magnitudes of Plasma Gradient Effects

  • Summary