Independency of the Day Side Field-Aligned Current System: A Restriction to Cusp Models

  1. Shin-Ichi Ohtani,
  2. Ryoichi Fujii,
  3. Michael Hesse and
  4. Robert L. Lysak
  1. M. Yamauchi1,
  2. R. Lundin1,
  3. L. Eliasson1,
  4. S. Ohtani2,
  5. P.-A. Lindqvist3 and
  6. R. P. Lepping4

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM118p0245

Magnetospheric Current Systems

Magnetospheric Current Systems

How to Cite

Yamauchi, M., Lundin, R., Eliasson, L., Ohtani, S., Lindqvist, P.-A. and Lepping, R. P. (2000) Independency of the Day Side Field-Aligned Current System: A Restriction to Cusp Models, 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/GM118p0245

Author Information

  1. 1

    Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Kiruna, Sweden

  2. 2

    JHU/APL, Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD, USA

  3. 3

    Royal Institute of Technology, Alfvén Laboratory, Stockholm, Sweden

  4. 4

    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, USA

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

  • Brief Review of Past Evidences

  • Freja Data

  • Observations and Analyses

  • Observation Summary and Discussion

  • Conclusion