Toward a Better Understanding of the Global Auroral Electrodynamics through Numerical Modeling Studies

  1. Joseph R. Kan,
  2. Thomas A. Potemra,
  3. Susumu Kokubun and
  4. Takesi Iijima
  1. Göran Marklund and
  2. Lars Blomberg

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM064p0305

Magnetospheric Substorms

Magnetospheric Substorms

How to Cite

Marklund, G. and Blomberg, L. (1991) Toward a Better Understanding of the Global Auroral Electrodynamics through Numerical Modeling Studies, in Magnetospheric Substorms (eds J. R. Kan, T. A. Potemra, S. Kokubun and T. Iijima), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM064p0305

Author Information

  1. Department of Plasma Physics, Alfvén Laboratory, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

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

  • Model Description

  • The j∣∣ - ∑ Relationship

  • THE j∣∣ - V∣∣ Relationship

  • A Transpolar ARC Event

  • Transpolar ARC Electric Fields and Field-Aligned Currents

  • Influence of Large-Scale NBZ Currents

  • Discussion

  • Summary and Conslusions