Plasma Flow Past Cometary and Planetary Satellite Atmospheres

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. Michael R. Combi1,
  2. Tamas I. Gombosi1 and
  3. Konstantin Kabin2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM10

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Combi, M. R., Gombosi, T. I. and Kabin, K. (2002) Plasma Flow Past Cometary and Planetary Satellite 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: 10.1029/130GM10

Author Information

  1. 1

    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

  2. 2

    The University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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

  • Solar Wind Interaction with Comet Atmospheres and Ionospheres

  • Satellite Atmospheres and Ionospheres within Planetary Magnetospheres

  • Final Comments