Convection and Reconnection in the Earth'S Magnetotail

  1. A. Nishida,
  2. D.N. Baker and
  3. S.W.H. Cowley
  1. A. Nishida1 and
  2. T. Ogino2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM105p0061

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

How to Cite

Nishida, A. and Ogino, T. (1998) Convection and Reconnection in the Earth'S Magnetotail, 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/GM105p0061

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 229, Japan

  2. 2

    Solar Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Toyokawa, Aichi 442, 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

  • Convection in Active Times

  • Convection in Quiet Times

  • Convection in Quiet Times Simulation Model

  • The Case of the Almost Due Northward IMF

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion