Acceleration and Outflow of Matter from Celestial Objects

  1. Dennis Gallagher,
  2. James Horwitz,
  3. Joseph Perez,
  4. Robert Preece and
  5. John Quenby
  1. Rickard Lundin1,
  2. Stanislav Barabash1 and
  3. Anatol Guglielmi2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/156GM26

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical Plasmas: Geospace and Beyond

How to Cite

Lundin, R., Barabash, S. and Guglielmi, A. (2005) Acceleration and Outflow of Matter from Celestial Objects, 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: 10.1029/156GM26

Author Information

  1. 1

    Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Kiruna, Sweden

  2. 2

    Institute of Physics of the Earth, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

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

  • Plasma Outflow as a Non-Thermal Escape Process–Physical Aspects

  • Plasma Outflow From Stars and Galaxies

  • Discussions and Conclusions