Current Laboratory Experiments for Planetary Aeronomy

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. David L. Huestis

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM16

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Huestis, D. L. (2002) Current Laboratory Experiments for Planetary Aeronomy, in Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy (eds M. Mendillo, A. Nagy and J.H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/130GM16

Author Information

  1. Molecular Physics Laboratory, SRI International, Menlo Park, California

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

  • Data Resources

  • Oxygen Night Airglow Chemistry of Earth, Venus, and Mars

  • Giant Planet Aurora: $${\rm H}_{\rm 3}ˆ{\rm + } $$ Formation and Dissociative Recombination

  • Giant Planet Hydrocarbon Photochemistry: CH3 + CH3 Recombination

  • Conclusions