Cosmic Ray Acceleration at Relativistic Shock Waves with a “Realistic” Magnetic Field Structure

  1. Dennis Gallagher,
  2. James Horwitz,
  3. Joseph Perez,
  4. Robert Preece and
  5. John Quenby
  1. Jacek Niemiec1 and
  2. Michal Ostrowski2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/156GM08

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

How to Cite

Niemiec, J. and Ostrowski, M. (2005) Cosmic Ray Acceleration at Relativistic Shock Waves with a “Realistic” Magnetic Field Structure, 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: 10.1029/156GM08

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland

  2. 2

    Astronomical Observatory, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

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

  • Simulations

  • Results

  • Summary