Tail Current Disruption in the Geosynchronous Region

  1. Joseph R. Kan,
  2. Thomas A. Potemra,
  3. Susumu Kokubun and
  4. Takesi Iijima
  1. S. Ohtani2,
  2. K. Takahashi1,
  3. L. J. Zanetti1,
  4. T. A. Potemra1,
  5. R. W. McEntire1 and
  6. T. Iijima2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM064p0131

Magnetospheric Substorms

Magnetospheric Substorms

How to Cite

Ohtani, S., Takahashi, K., Zanetti, L. J., Potemra, T. A., McEntire, R. W. and Iijima, T. (1991) Tail Current Disruption in the Geosynchronous Region, in Magnetospheric Substorms (eds J. R. Kan, T. A. Potemra, S. Kokubun and T. Iijima), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM064p0131

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD

  2. 2

    Geophysics Research Laboratory, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900308

Online ISBN: 9781118663981



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This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observation

  • Discussion

  • Summary