The Development of Field-Aligned Currents and Auroral Particle Acceleration During Active Times

  1. Joseph R. Kan,
  2. Thomas A. Potemra,
  3. Susumu Kokubun and
  4. Takesi Iijima
  1. P. B. Dusenbery,
  2. R. M. Winglee and
  3. G. A. Dulk

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM064p0437

Magnetospheric Substorms

Magnetospheric Substorms

How to Cite

Dusenbery, P. B., Winglee, R. M. and Dulk, G. A. (1991) The Development of Field-Aligned Currents and Auroral Particle Acceleration During Active Times, in Magnetospheric Substorms (eds J. R. Kan, T. A. Potemra, S. Kokubun and T. Iijima), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM064p0437

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

  • Development of the Auroral Current System

  • Electron Acceleration and High-Frequency Waves

  • Ion Acceleration and Low-Frequency Waves

  • Summary