Neutral Composition and Density Effects in the October–November 2003 Magnetic Storms

  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. T. J. Immel1,
  2. Geoff Crowley2,
  3. J. M. Forbes3,
  4. R. S. Nerem3 and
  5. E. K. Sutton3

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/181GM23

Midlatitude Ionospheric Dynamics and Disturbances

Midlatitude Ionospheric Dynamics and Disturbances

How to Cite

Immel, T. J., Crowley, G., Forbes, J. M., Nerem, R. S. and Sutton, E. K. (2008) Neutral Composition and Density Effects in the October–November 2003 Magnetic Storms, 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: 10.1029/181GM23

Author Information

  1. 1

    Space Sciences Laboratory, University of CaliforniaBerkeley, California, USA

  2. 2

    Atmospheric and Space Technology Research AssociatesSan Antonio, Texas, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, 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:

  • Introduction

  • Observations : Magnetic Activity, Neutral Density Measurements, and FUV Imaging

  • Storm Onset, TAD, and Initial ∑O/N2 State

  • Thermospheric Storm Effects, Continued Auroral Forcing

  • Storm Peak and Recovery

  • Discussion and Conclusion