Planetary Bow Shocks

  1. Bruce T. Tsurutani and
  2. Robert G. Stone
  1. C. T. Russell

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM035p0109

Collisionless Shocks in the Heliosphere: Reviews of Current Research

Collisionless Shocks in the Heliosphere: Reviews of Current Research

How to Cite

Russell, C. T. (1985) Planetary Bow Shocks, in Collisionless Shocks in the Heliosphere: Reviews of Current Research (eds B. T. Tsurutani and R. G. Stone), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM035p0109

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Space Sciences and Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900612

Online ISBN: 9781118664179

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Keywords:

  • Heliosphere—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Shock waves—Addresses, essays, lectures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Tour of Planetary Bow Shocks

  • The Shock Jump

  • Summary and Future Directions