Reconnexion

  1. Donald J. Williams
  1. Christopher T. Russell

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP008p0526

Physics of Solar Planetary Environments: Proceedings Of the International Symposium on Solar-Terrestrial Physics, June 7-18,1976 Boulder, Colorado Volume II

Physics of Solar Planetary Environments: Proceedings Of the International Symposium on Solar-Terrestrial Physics, June 7-18,1976 Boulder, Colorado Volume II

How to Cite

Russell, C. T. (1976) Reconnexion, in Physics of Solar Planetary Environments: Proceedings Of the International Symposium on Solar-Terrestrial Physics, June 7-18,1976 Boulder, Colorado Volume II (ed D. J. Williams), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP008p0526

Author Information

  1. Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118659021

Online ISBN: 9781118669105

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Keywords:

  • Earth;
  • Geomagnetic storms;
  • Jupiter;
  • Magnetosphere;
  • Reconnection typology;
  • Solar wind;
  • Sun;
  • Terrestrial planets

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observed Magnetopause Environment

  • Observed Magnetopause Structure

  • Theory of the Closed Magnetopause

  • Theory of the Open Magnetopause

  • Front Lobe Boundary Layer

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgement