Two-Spacecraft Charged Particle Observations Interpreted in Terms of Electrostatic Potential Drops Along Polar Cap Field Lines

  1. Gordon R. Wilson
  1. C.J. Pollock1,
  2. C. R. Chappell2,
  3. J. L. Horwitz3 and
  4. J. D. Winningham4

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM062p0111

Modeling Magnetospheric Plasma Processes

Modeling Magnetospheric Plasma Processes

How to Cite

Pollock, C.J., Chappell, C. R., Horwitz, J. L. and Winningham, J. D. (1991) Two-Spacecraft Charged Particle Observations Interpreted in Terms of Electrostatic Potential Drops Along Polar Cap Field Lines, in Modeling Magnetospheric Plasma Processes (ed G. R. Wilson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM062p0111

Author Information

  1. 1

    Space Science Laboratory, NASA/MSFC, AL

  2. 2

    Associate Director For Science, NASA/MSFC, AL

  3. 3

    Department of Physics and Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

  4. 4

    Space Science & Instrumentation Division, Southwest Research Institute, P.O. Drawer 28510, San Antonio, TX

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900285

Online ISBN: 9781118663905

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Keywords:

  • Space plasmas—Mathematical models—Congresses;
  • Magnetosphere—Mathematical models—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observations

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions