The Effect of the January 10, 1997, Pressure Pulse on the Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Current System

  1. Shin-Ichi Ohtani,
  2. Ryoichi Fujii,
  3. Michael Hesse and
  4. Robert L. Lysak
  1. E. Zesta1,
  2. H. J. Singer2,
  3. D. Lummerzheim3,
  4. C. T. Russell4,
  5. L. R. Lyons1 and
  6. M. J. Brittnacher5

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM118p0217

Magnetospheric Current Systems

Magnetospheric Current Systems

How to Cite

Zesta, E., Singer, H. J., Lummerzheim, D., Russell, C. T., Lyons, L. R. and Brittnacher, M. J. (2000) The Effect of the January 10, 1997, Pressure Pulse on the Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Current System, 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/GM118p0217

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1565

  2. 2

    Space Environment Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, CO, 80303

  3. 3

    Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775

  4. 4

    Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095

  5. 5

    Geophysics Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909769

Online ISBN: 9781118669006

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Keywords:

  • Magnetospheric currents—Congresses

Summary

  • Introduction

  • The Pressure Pulse in the Solar Wind

  • The Magnetospheric and Ionospheric Response

  • Comparison With Typical Sudden Impulse Events

  • Summary and Conclusions