Airglow Processes in Planetary Atmospheres

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. T.G. Slanger1 and
  2. B.C. Wolven2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM06

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Slanger, T.G. and Wolven, B.C. (2002) Airglow Processes in Planetary Atmospheres, in Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy (eds M. Mendillo, A. Nagy and J.H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/130GM06

Author Information

  1. 1

    Molecular Physics Laboratory, SRI International, Menlo Park, California

  2. 2

    Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909899

Online ISBN: 9781118669570

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Keywords:

  • Planets—Atmospheres;
  • Satellites—Atmospheres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Venus Nightglow

  • The Terrestrial Nightglow

  • Observations of Outer Planet Airglow

  • Conclusions