The Formation of CIRs at Stream-Stream Interfaces and Resultant Geomagnetic Activity

  1. Bruce Tsurutani,
  2. Robert McPherron,
  3. Gang Lu,
  4. José H. A. Sobral and
  5. Natchimuthukonar Gopalswamy
  1. I. G. Richardson

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/167GM06

Recurrent Magnetic Storms: Corotating Solar Wind Streams

Recurrent Magnetic Storms: Corotating Solar Wind Streams

How to Cite

Richardson, I. G. (2006) The Formation of CIRs at Stream-Stream Interfaces and Resultant Geomagnetic Activity, in Recurrent Magnetic Storms: Corotating Solar Wind Streams (eds B. Tsurutani, R. McPherron, G. Lu, J. H. A. Sobral and N. Gopalswamy), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/167GM06

Author Information

  1. Department of Astronomy, University of Maryland College Park, Maryland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904320

Online ISBN: 9781118666456

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Keywords:

  • Magnetic storms;
  • Corotating interaction regions;
  • Magnetosphere;
  • Atmosphere, Upper

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Formation of Corotating Interaction Regions

  • Geomagnetic Activity Associated with Cirs and Corotating High-Speed Streams

  • Origin of Cir/Stream Associated Geomagnetic Activity

  • Icme-Cir Interactions

  • Summary