Magnetotail Currents During the Growth Phase and Local Auroral Breakup

  1. Shin-Ichi Ohtani,
  2. Ryoichi Fujii,
  3. Michael Hesse and
  4. Robert L. Lysak
  1. T. I. Pulkkinen1,
  2. M. V. Kubyshkina2,
  3. D. N. Baker3,
  4. L. L. Cogger4,
  5. S. Kokubun5,
  6. T. Mukai6,
  7. H. J. Singer7,
  8. J. A. Slavin8 and
  9. L. Zelenyi9

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM118p0081

Magnetospheric Current Systems

Magnetospheric Current Systems

How to Cite

Pulkkinen, T. I., Kubyshkina, M. V., Baker, D. N., Cogger, L. L., Kokubun, S., Mukai, T., Singer, H. J., Slavin, J. A. and Zelenyi, L. (2000) Magnetotail Currents During the Growth Phase and Local Auroral Breakup, in Magnetospheric Current Systems (eds S.-I. Ohtani, R. Fujii, M. Hesse and R. L. Lysak), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM118p0081

Author Information

  1. 1

    Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Department of Physics, University of St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia

  3. 3

    Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

  4. 4

    Department of Physics, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  5. 5

    Solar Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Nagoya University, Japan

  6. 6

    Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Sagamihara, Japan

  7. 7

    NOAA Space Environment Center, Boulder, CO

  8. 8

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

  9. 9

    Space Research Institute, Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909769

Online ISBN: 9781118669006



  • Magnetospheric currents—Congresses


  • Introduction

  • Event Description

  • Local Model Results

  • Time-Evolving Magnetic Field Model Results

  • Hybrid Input Algorithm Model Results

  • Comparison of Model Results

  • Discussion