Numerical Simulations of Auroral Plasma Processes: Electric Fields

  1. Tom Chang,
  2. M. K. Hudson,
  3. J. R. Jasperse,
  4. R. G. Johnson,
  5. P. M. Kintner and
  6. M. Schulz
  1. Nagendra Singh,
  2. H. Thiemann and
  3. R. W. Schunk

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM038p0343

Ion Acceleration in the Magnetosphere and Ionosphere

Ion Acceleration in the Magnetosphere and Ionosphere

How to Cite

Singh, N., Thiemann, H. and Schunk, R. W. (1986) Numerical Simulations of Auroral Plasma Processes: Electric Fields, in Ion Acceleration in the Magnetosphere and Ionosphere (eds T. Chang, M. K. Hudson, J. R. Jasperse, R. G. Johnson, P. M. Kintner and M. Schulz), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM038p0343

Author Information

  1. Center for Atmospheric and Space Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322-3400

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900636

Online ISBN: 9781118664216

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Keywords:

  • Magnetosphere—Congresses;
  • Ionosphere—Congresses;
  • Ion flow dynamics—Congresses;
  • Space plasmas—Congresses

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Simulation Scheme

  • Quasi-steady Perpendicular Electric Fields

  • Double Layers

  • Downward Parallel Electric Fields

  • Summary