Multiscale Magnetic Structure of the Distant Tail: Self-Consistent Fractal Approach

  1. A. Nishida,
  2. D.N. Baker and
  3. S.W.H. Cowley
  1. Lev M. Zelenyi1,
  2. Alexander V. Milovanov1 and
  3. Gaetano Zimbardo2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM105p0321

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

New Perspectives on the Earth'S Magnetotail

How to Cite

Zelenyi, L. M., Milovanov, A. V. and Zimbardo, G. (1998) Multiscale Magnetic Structure of the Distant Tail: Self-Consistent Fractal Approach, 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/GM105p0321

Author Information

  1. 1

    Space Research Institute, Moscow, Russia

  2. 2

    Dipartimento di Fisica, Università della Calabria, Italy

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

  • Physical Background and Basic Equations

  • Numerical Estimates

  • Scaling Analysis, Fractal Dimension, and Index of Connectivity

  • Power-Law Spectra of Magnetic Field Fluctuations

  • Summary and Conclusions