The Experimental Signatures of Coronal Heating Mechanisms

  1. J. L. Burch and
  2. J. H. Waite Jr.
  1. Peter J. Cargill

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM084p0021

Solar System Plasmas in Space and Time

Solar System Plasmas in Space and Time

How to Cite

Cargill, P. J. (1994) The Experimental Signatures of Coronal Heating Mechanisms, in Solar System Plasmas in Space and Time (eds J. L. Burch and J. H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM084p0021

Author Information

  1. Beam Physics Branch, Plasma Physics Division, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C. 20375-5320

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900414

Online ISBN: 9781118663851

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Keywords:

  • Solar wind;
  • Space plasmas;
  • Magnetosphere

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Present and Future Experimental Data Bases

  • Theory of Coronal Heating

  • Signatures of a Nanoflare Heated Corona

  • Conclusions