Comparison of Auroral Processes: Earth and Jupiter

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. J. Hunter Waite Jr.1 and
  2. Dirk Lummerzheim2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM08

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Waite, J. H. and Lummerzheim, D. (2013) Comparison of Auroral Processes: Earth and Jupiter, in Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy (eds M. Mendillo, A. Nagy and J.H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/130GM08

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept. of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

  2. 2

    Geophysical Institute, the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska

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 Magnetospheric Origin of Auroral Processes

  • The Aeronomy of the Auroral Emission Process

  • The Basic Morphology of the Auroral Emission Pattern

  • Conclusions