Ionospheric-Magnetospheric-Heliospheric Coupling: Storm-Time Thermal Plasma Redistribution

  1. Paul M. Kintner Jr.,
  2. Anthea J. Coster,
  3. Tim Fuller-Rowell,
  4. Anthony J. Mannucci,
  5. Michel Mendillo and
  6. Roderick Heelis
  1. John C. Foster

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/181GM12

Midlatitude Ionospheric Dynamics and Disturbances

Midlatitude Ionospheric Dynamics and Disturbances

How to Cite

Foster, J. C. (2008) Ionospheric-Magnetospheric-Heliospheric Coupling: Storm-Time Thermal Plasma Redistribution, in Midlatitude Ionospheric Dynamics and Disturbances (eds P. M. Kintner, A. J. Coster, T. Fuller-Rowell, A. J. Mannucci, M. Mendillo and R. Heelis), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/181GM12

Author Information

  1. Mit Haystack Observatory, Westford, Massachusetts, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904467

Online ISBN: 9781118666555

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Keywords:

  • Ionosphere—Research;
  • Ionospheric storms;
  • Sudden ionospheric disturbances;
  • Space environment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Preamble

  • Introduction

  • Storm Enhanced Density

  • Radar Observations of SED Plumes

  • Electric Fields

  • Subauroral Polarization Stream

  • TEC Enhancement at the Base of the SED Plume

  • Magnetic Conjugacy Characteristics of the SED

  • Polarization Terminator

  • Summary and Conclusions