Characteristics of the Fields and Particle Acceleration During Rapidly Induced Tail Thinning and Reconnection

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

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM064p0425

Magnetospheric Substorms

Magnetospheric Substorms

How to Cite

Winglee, R. M. (1991) Characteristics of the Fields and Particle Acceleration During Rapidly Induced Tail Thinning and Reconnection, in Magnetospheric Substorms (eds J. R. Kan, T. A. Potemra, S. Kokubun and T. Iijima), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM064p0425

Author Information

  1. Department of Astrophysical, Planetary and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder

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

  • Simulation Model

  • Conditions for Compression and Tearing

  • Numerical Results

  • Summary