AMPTE/IRM Observations of the MHD Structure of the Plasmasheet Boundary: Evidence for a Normal Component of the Magnetic Field

  1. Maha Ashour-Abdalla,
  2. Tom Chang and
  3. Paul Dusenbery
  1. C. A. Cattell1,
  2. C. W. Carlson1,
  3. W. Baumjohann2 and
  4. H. Lühr3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM086p0357

Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes

Space Plasmas: Coupling Between Small and Medium Scale Processes

How to Cite

Cattell, C. A., Carlson, C. W., Baumjohann, W. and Lühr, H. (1995) AMPTE/IRM Observations of the MHD Structure of the Plasmasheet Boundary: Evidence for a Normal Component of the 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/GM086p0357

Author Information

  1. 1

    Space Sciences Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley

  2. 2

    Max Planck Institut Für Extraterrestriche Physik, Garching, Germany

  3. 3

    Institut Für Geophysik Und Metrologie Technische, Universität Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany

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

  • Data and Methodology

  • Examples of Plasmasheet Boundary Crossings

  • Statistical Results

  • Conclusions