EIT Waves and Coronal Shock Waves

  1. Natchimuthukonar Gopalswamy,
  2. Richard Mewaldt and
  3. Jarmo Torsti
  1. G. Mann

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/165GM21

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles

How to Cite

Mann, G. (2006) EIT Waves and Coronal Shock Waves, in Solar Eruptions and Energetic Particles (eds N. Gopalswamy, R. Mewaldt and J. Torsti), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/165GM21

Author Information

  1. Astrophysikalisches Institut Potsdam, D-14482 Potsdam, Germany

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

  • Relationship to Moreton Waves

  • Relationship to Type II Bursts

  • Formation and Development of Shock Waves in the Corona

  • Moreton- and Eit Waves as a Source of Solar Energetic Particles

  • Summary