Magnetic Helicity and Relaxation Phenomena in the Solar Corona

  1. Michael R. Brown,
  2. Richard C. Canfield and
  3. Alexei A. Pevtsov
  1. E. R. Priest

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM111p0141

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

Magnetic Helicity in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

How to Cite

Priest, E. R. (1999) Magnetic Helicity and Relaxation Phenomena in the Solar Corona, 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/GM111p0141

Author Information

  1. Mathematical and Computational Sciences Dept, St Andrews University, St Andrews KY16 9SS, Scotland

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:

  • The Coronal Magnetic Field

  • The Evolution and Relaxation of the Corona

  • The Role of Magnetic Helicity in the Evolution and Dynamics of the Solar Corona

  • Conclusion