Resonant Cavities and Waveguides in the Ionosphere and Atmosphere

  1. Kazue Takahashi,
  2. Peter J. Chi,
  3. Richard E. Denton and
  4. Robert L. Lysak
  1. R. L. Lysak1 and
  2. A. Yoshikawa2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/169GM19

Magnetospheric ULF Waves: Synthesis and New Directions

Magnetospheric ULF Waves: Synthesis and New Directions

How to Cite

Lysak, R. L. and Yoshikawa, A. (2006) Resonant Cavities and Waveguides in the Ionosphere and Atmosphere, in Magnetospheric ULF Waves: Synthesis and New Directions (eds K. Takahashi, P. J. Chi, R. E. Denton and R. L. Lysak), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/169GM19

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

  2. 2

    Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904344

Online ISBN: 9781118666319

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Keywords:

  • Magnetohydrodynamic waves;
  • Magnetohydrodynamic instabilities;
  • Dynamics of a particle;
  • Magnetosphere;
  • Magnetospheric physics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Theory of the Ionospheric Alfvén Resonator

  • Theory of the Ionospheric Waveguide

  • Hall Currents and the Inductive Ionosphere

  • Atmospheric Waveguide Modes

  • Coupled Solutions for the Wave Modes

  • Conclusions

  • Appendix: Stepwise Constant Alfvén Speed Profile