Creation of Twist at the Core-Convection Zone Interface

  1. Michael R. Brown,
  2. Richard C. Canfield and
  3. Alexei A. Pevtsov
  1. Peter A. Gilman and
  2. Paul Charbonneau

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM111p0075

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

How to Cite

Gilman, P. A. and Charbonneau, P. (2013) Creation of Twist at the Core-Convection Zone Interface, 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/GM111p0075

Author Information

  1. High Altitude Observatory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado

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:

  • Some Thoughts on Twist and Helicity

  • Production of Twisted Magnetic Flux in Mean Field Dynamos

  • Characteristics of Motions that Lead to Twist