Auroral Plasma Dynamics in the Presence of a Finite-Width Current Filament and V-Shaped Potential Drop

  1. Maha Ashour-Abdalla,
  2. Tom Chang and
  3. Paul Dusenbery
  1. Supriya B. Ganguli1,
  2. H. G. Mitchell2 and
  3. P. J. Palmadesso3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM086p0285

Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes

Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes

How to Cite

Ganguli, S. B., Mitchell, H. G. and Palmadesso, P. J. (2013) Auroral Plasma Dynamics in the Presence of a Finite-Width Current Filament and V-Shaped Potential Drop, 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/GM086p0285

Author Information

  1. 1

    Science Applications International Corporationmclean, Virginia

  2. 2

    Nasa Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

  3. 3

    Naval Research Laboratory, Washingon, D.C.

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

  • The Model

  • Simulation Results

  • Discussions