Diffusive Compression Acceleration

  1. Dennis Gallagher,
  2. James Horwitz,
  3. Joseph Perez,
  4. Robert Preece and
  5. John Quenby
  1. Joe Giacalone,
  2. Jack R. Jokipii and
  3. Jozsef Kóta

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/156GM06

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

How to Cite

Giacalone, J., Jokipii, J. R. and Kóta, J. (2005) Diffusive Compression Acceleration, in Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond (eds D. Gallagher, J. Horwitz, J. Perez, R. Preece and J. Quenby), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/156GM06

Author Information

  1. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904214

Online ISBN: 9781118666104

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Keywords:

  • Particle acceleration;
  • Plasma astrophysics;
  • Space plasmas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Analytic Considerations: The Diffusion Approximation

  • Applications

  • Conclusions