7. Recent Progress in Antarctic Auroral Studies

  1. L. J. Lanzerotti and
  2. C. G. Park
  1. S.-I. Akasofu

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR029p0157

Upper Atmosphere Research in Antarctica

Upper Atmosphere Research in Antarctica

How to Cite

Akasofu, S.-I. (1978) Recent Progress in Antarctic Auroral Studies, in Upper Atmosphere Research in Antarctica (eds L. J. Lanzerotti and C. G. Park), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR029p0157

Author Information

  1. Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1978

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875901411

Online ISBN: 9781118664759

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Keywords:

  • Geophysical research—Antarctic regions;
  • Atmosphere, Upper—Research—Antarctic regions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Auroral Oval Over the Antarctic Region

  • Uniqueness of Auroral Observations at South Pole Station

  • Conjugacy of Arctic and Antarctic Auroras

  • Proton Aurora Substorm and TV Study of Discrete Auroras

  • Future Auroral Studies in the Antarctic Region: Natural Laboratory for Upper Atmospheric Chemistry