Particle Acceleration in Shell Supernova Remnants: Observational Evidence

  1. Dennis Gallagher,
  2. James Horwitz,
  3. Joseph Perez,
  4. Robert Preece and
  5. John Quenby
  1. Stephen P. Reynolds

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/156GM12

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

How to Cite

Reynolds, S. P. (2005) Particle Acceleration in Shell Supernova Remnants: Observational Evidence, 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: 10.1029/156GM12

Author Information

  1. Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina

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:

  • Inferences From Radio Data

  • Standard Shock-Acceleration Theory and Its Predictions

  • Radiative Signatures of Accelerated Particles

  • Open Questions

  • X-Ray Observations

  • Gamma-Ray Observations

  • Broadband Modeling of Nonthermal Snr Emission

  • Summary and Conclusions