Cold Dense Ion Flows in the Distant Magnetotail: The Geotail Results

  1. A. Nishida,
  2. D.N. Baker and
  3. S.W.H. Cowley
  1. Masafumi Hirahara2,
  2. Kanako Seki1 and
  3. Toshifumi Mukai3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM105p0045

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

How to Cite

Hirahara, M., Seki, K. and Mukai, T. (1998) Cold Dense Ion Flows in the Distant Magnetotail: The Geotail Results, in New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail (eds A. Nishida, D.N. Baker and S.W.H. Cowley), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM105p0045

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Earth and Planetary Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo

  2. 2

    University of Alabama and Nasa Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama

  3. 3

    Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900889

Online ISBN: 9781118664629

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Keywords:

  • Magnetotails

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observational Aspects

  • Discussion on Source and Transport of Magnetotail Plasmas

  • Concluding Remarks