The Strong-Double-Layer Model of Auroral Arcs: an Assessment

  1. Robert L. Lysak
  1. Joseph E. Borovsky

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM080p0113

Auroral Plasma Dynamics

Auroral Plasma Dynamics

How to Cite

Borovsky, J. E. (1993) The Strong-Double-Layer Model of Auroral Arcs: an Assessment, in Auroral Plasma Dynamics (ed R. L. Lysak), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM080p0113

Author Information

  1. Space and Atmospheric Sciences Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory,

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900391

Online ISBN: 9781118664001

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Keywords:

  • Auroras;
  • Space plasmas—Plasma dynamics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Properties of Magnetized Double Layers

  • The Strong-Double-Layer Model of Auroral Arcs

  • Standing Predictions of The Model

  • Evidence Against the Model

  • The Assessment