The Role of Electron Acceleration in Quick Reconnection Triggering

  1. Dennis Gallagher,
  2. James Horwitz,
  3. Joseph Perez,
  4. Robert Preece and
  5. John Quenby
  1. Masaki Fujimoto1 and
  2. Iku Shinohara2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/156GM17

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

How to Cite

Fujimoto, M. and Shinohara, I. (2005) The Role of Electron Acceleration in Quick Reconnection Triggering, 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: 10.1029/156GM17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan

  2. 2

    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Kanagawa, Japan

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

  • 3-D Simulation

  • 2-D Simulation

  • Discussion