Association between Tail Substorm Phenomena and Magnetic Separation Distortion

  1. Joseph R. Kan,
  2. Thomas A. Potemra,
  3. Susumu Kokubun and
  4. Takesi Iijima
  1. L. R. Lyons

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM064p0161

Magnetospheric Substorms

Magnetospheric Substorms

How to Cite

Lyons, L. R. (1991) Association between Tail Substorm Phenomena and Magnetic Separation Distortion, in Magnetospheric Substorms (eds J. R. Kan, T. A. Potemra, S. Kokubun and T. Iijima), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM064p0161

Author Information

  1. Space Sciences Laboratory, The Aerospace Corporation, Los Angeles, CA 90009

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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Keywords:

  • Magnetospheric substorms—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Longitudinal Structure

  • Extension to the Tail: Separatrix-Distortion Hypothesis

  • Interpretation of Tail Observations in Terms of Separatrix Distortion

  • Conclusions