Implications of Magnetic Helicity Conservation

  1. Michael R. Brown,
  2. Richard C. Canfield and
  3. Alexei A. Pevtsov
  1. Allen H. Boozer

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM111p0011

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

How to Cite

Boozer, A. H. (1999) Implications of Magnetic Helicity Conservation, in Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas (eds M. R. Brown, R. C. Canfield and A. A. Pevtsov), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM111p0011

Author Information

  1. Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Columbia University, New York, NY

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900940

Online ISBN: 9781118664476

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Keywords:

  • Magnetic reconnection;
  • Particles (Nuclear physics)-Helicity;
  • Plasma (Ionized gases);
  • Plasma astrophysics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Conservation Properties

  • Implications for Dynamos

  • Implications for the Solar Corona