Traveling Compressions Regions

  1. A. Nishida,
  2. D.N. Baker and
  3. S.W.H. Cowley
  1. James A. Slavin

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM105p0225

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

How to Cite

Slavin, J. A. (1998) Traveling Compressions Regions, 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/GM105p0225

Author Information

  1. NASA/GSFC, Laboratory for Extraterrestrial Physics, Greenbelt, Maryland

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

  • Magnetic Field Signature

  • Spatial Distribution of TCRS

  • Plasmoids and TCRS

  • Energetic Particle Signatures

  • Multi-Spacecraft Observations

  • Substorm Association

  • Plasmoid-Lobe Interaction

  • MHD Simulations

  • Summary