The Evolution of Magnetic Helicity in Compressible Magnetohydrodynamics with a Mean Magnetic Field

  1. Maha Ashour-Abdalla,
  2. Tom Chang and
  3. Paul Dusenbery
  1. Sanjoy Ghosh1,
  2. W. Troy Stribling2,
  3. Melvyn L. Goldstein3 and
  4. William H. Matthaeus4

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM086p0001

Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes

Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes

How to Cite

Ghosh, S., Stribling, W. T., Goldstein, M. L. and Matthaeus, W. H. (1995) The Evolution of Magnetic Helicity in Compressible Magnetohydrodynamics with a Mean Magnetic Field, in Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes (eds M. Ashour-Abdalla, T. Chang and P. Dusenbery), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM086p0001

Author Information

  1. 1

    Applied Research Corporation, Landover, Maryland

  2. 2

    National Research Council, Nasa, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

  3. 3

    Laboratory for Extraterrestrial Physics, Nasa, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

  4. 4

    Bartol Research Institute, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900438

Online ISBN: 9781118664056

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Keywords:

  • Space plasmas;
  • Geophysics;
  • Astrophysics

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Numerical Method and Initial Conditions

  • Simulation Results

  • Discussion