Particle Acceleration in Solar Flares and Escape Into Interplanetary Space

  1. Natchimuthukonar Gopalswamy,
  2. Richard Mewaldt and
  3. Jarmo Torsti
  1. Markus J. Aschwanden

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/165GM18

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

How to Cite

Aschwanden, M. J. (2006) Particle Acceleration in Solar Flares and Escape Into Interplanetary Space, in Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles (eds N. Gopalswamy, R. Mewaldt and J. Torsti), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/165GM18

Author Information

  1. Lockheed Martin ATC, Solar and Astrophysics LaboratoryPalo Alto, California, USA

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

  • Magnetic Topology of Acceleration Region

  • Altitude of Acceleration Regions

  • Bi-Directional Acceleration

  • Upward Versus Downward Acceleration

  • Access to Interplanetary Space