ISTP and Beyond: A Solar-System Telescope and a Cosmic Microscope

  1. James L. Burch,
  2. Robert L. Carovillano and
  3. Spiro K. Antiochos
  1. D. N. Baker1 and
  2. M. J. Carlowicz2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM109p0001

Sun-Earth Plasma Connections

Sun-Earth Plasma Connections

How to Cite

Baker, D. N. and Carlowicz, M. J. (1999) ISTP and Beyond: A Solar-System Telescope and a Cosmic Microscope, in Sun-Earth Plasma Connections (eds J. L. Burch, R. L. Carovillano and S. K. Antiochos), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM109p0001

Author Information

  1. 1

    LASP, University of Colorado, Boulder

  2. 2

    NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900926

Online ISBN: 9781118664469



  • International Solar-Terrestrial Physics Program Congresses;
  • Sun Congresses;
  • Solar magnetic fields Congresses;
  • Space plasmas Congresses;
  • Magnetosphere Congresses;
  • Astrophysics Congresses


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Astrophysical Connection: The Sun as a Star

  • Observing Life Cycles: Events From Cradle to Grave of Solarterrestrial Disturbances

  • The International Space Physics Program: A Telescope and a Microscope

  • Future Directions