Relativistic Electron Flux Enhancements During Strong Geomagnetic Activity

  1. A. Surjalal Sharma,
  2. Yohsuke Kamide and
  3. Gurbax S. Lakhina
  1. D.N. Baker and
  2. X. Li

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/142GM18

Disturbances in Geospace: The Storm-Substorm Relationship

Disturbances in Geospace: The Storm-Substorm Relationship

How to Cite

Baker, D.N. and Li, X. (2003) Relativistic Electron Flux Enhancements During Strong Geomagnetic Activity, in Disturbances in Geospace: The Storm-Substorm Relationship (eds A. S. Sharma, Y. Kamide and G. S. Lakhina), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/142GM18

Author Information

  1. Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904078

Online ISBN: 9781118665770

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Keywords:

  • Magnetic storms;
  • Magnetosphere;
  • Magnetospheric substorms;
  • Ionosphere;
  • Space environment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Global Variations of Radiation Belt Electrons

  • Recurrent Storms and High-Energy Electrons

  • CME-Driven Storms and Electron Increases

  • Acceleration Mechanisms: Role of Substorms, Radial Diffusion, and Wave Heating

  • Storm-Substorm Relation

  • Long-Term Radiation Belt Behavior

  • Summary and Conclusions