Interplanetary Magnetic Fields and Magnetospheric Phenomena: Dependence of Polar Cap Magnetic Fields on the Northward Component of the IMF

  1. Donald J. Williams
  1. Kiyoshi Maezawa

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP008p0608

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

Maezawa, K. (1976) Interplanetary Magnetic Fields and Magnetospheric Phenomena: Dependence of Polar Cap Magnetic Fields on the Northward Component of the IMF, 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/SP008p0608

Author Information

  1. Institute of Space and Aeronautical Science, University of Tokyo, Komaba, Meguro-Ku, Tokyo, Japan

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:

  • Collision-free theory;
  • Energy diffusion;
  • Energy transport;
  • Geomagnetic tail;
  • Magnetic field;
  • Particle motion;
  • Plasma flow;
  • Solar wind

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dependence of the Vertical Component of the Polar Cap Magnetic Field on the IMF Components

  • The Effect of the Northward IMF on the Winter Polar Cap

  • Summary