The Source Material for Large Solar Energetic Particle Events

  1. Natchimuthukonar Gopalswamy,
  2. Richard Mewaldt and
  3. Jarmo Torsti
  1. R. A. Mewaldt1,
  2. C. M. S Cohen1 and
  3. G. M. Mason2

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/165GM12

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

How to Cite

Mewaldt, R. A., Cohen, C. M. S. and Mason, G. M. (2006) The Source Material for Large Solar Energetic Particle Events, in Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles (eds N. Gopalswamy, R. Mewaldt and J. Torsti), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/165GM12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physics, California Institute of Technology Pasadena, California

  2. 2

    Applied Physics Laboratory/Johns Hopkins University Laurel MD

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904306

Online ISBN: 9781118666203

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Keywords:

  • Coronal mass ejections;
  • Solar energetic particles;
  • Solar activity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Do Gradual SEP Events Accelerate Solar Wind?

  • Are There Enough Remnant Suprathermals?

  • Other Sources of Seed Particles

  • Summary