Helicity and Its Role in the Varieties of Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence

  1. Michael R. Brown,
  2. Richard C. Canfield and
  3. Alexei A. Pevtsov
  1. David C. Montgomery and
  2. Jason W. Bates

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM111p0033

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

How to Cite

Montgomery, D. C. and Bates, J. W. (1999) Helicity and Its Role in the Varieties of Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence, 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/GM111p0033

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics and Astronomy, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

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 of HM; Spatial Periodicity

  • Finite Bounded Geometries; MHD “Relaxation” Processes

  • Discussion and Summary