Chapter 19. Observation of Toroidal Magnetic Fields on 100 pc Scales in the Galactic Center

  1. Dr. A. Cotera7,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff8,
  3. T. R. Geballe10 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke9
  1. G. Novak1,
  2. D. T. Chuss2,
  3. J. L. Dotson3,
  4. G. S. Griffin4,
  5. R. F. Loewenstein5,
  6. M. G. Newcomb5,
  7. D. Pernic7,
  8. J. B. Peterson4 and
  9. T. Renbarger6

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch19

Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way

Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way

How to Cite

Novak, G., Chuss, D. T., Dotson, J. L., Griffin, G. S., Loewenstein, R. F., Newcomb, M. G., Pernic, D., Peterson, J. B. and Renbarger, T. (2003) Observation of Toroidal Magnetic Fields on 100 pc Scales in the Galactic Center, in Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way (eds A. Cotera, S. Markoff, T. R. Geballe and H. Falcke), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 7

    SETI Institute, Arizona State University, cotera@asu.edu

  2. 8

    Max Planck Institute, Center for Space Research, smarkoff @ mpifr-bonn.mpg.de

  3. 9

    Max Planck Institute, Center for Space Research, falcke@astron.nl

  4. 10

    Gemini Observatory, tgeballe@gemini.edu

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Northwestern University

  2. 2

    NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center

  3. 3

    NASA, Ames Research Center

  4. 4

    Physics Department, Carnegie Mellon University

  5. 5

    Yerkes Observatory, University of Chicago

  6. 6

    School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Minnesota

  7. 7

    SETI Institute, Arizona State University, cotera@asu.edu

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527404667

Online ISBN: 9783527617982

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Keywords:

  • Magnetic Fields;
  • Galactic Center;
  • Submillimeter Polanmetry;
  • Interstellar Dust

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • SPARO results

  • The model of Uchida, Shibata, and Sofue

  • Faraday rotation