Gamma Radiation from Flare-Accelerated Particles Impacting the Sun

  1. Natchimuthukonar Gopalswamy,
  2. Richard Mewaldt and
  3. Jarmo Torsti
  1. Gerald H. Share1 and
  2. Ronald J. Murphy2

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/165GM17

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

How to Cite

Share, G. H. and Murphy, R. J. (2013) Gamma Radiation from Flare-Accelerated Particles Impacting the Sun, in Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles (eds N. Gopalswamy, R. Mewaldt and J. Torsti), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/165GM17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Astronomy, University of Maryland College Park, M.D. 20742

  2. 2

    E.O. Hulburt Center for Space Research, Naval Research Laboratory Washington, D.C. 20375

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

  • What Products of Particle Interactions Tell Us About Flare-Accelerated Electrons and Ions

  • Comparison of Accelerated Electrons and Ions

  • Accelerated Particles Probe the Solar Atmosphere and Photosphere