The Dynamics of the Ionosphere and Upper Atmosphere

  1. Donald J. Williams
  1. J. V. Evans

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP008p0630

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

Evans, J. V. (1976) The Dynamics of the Ionosphere and Upper Atmosphere, 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/SP008p0630

Author Information

  1. M.I.T. Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, Massachusetts 02173

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:

  • Electric field;
  • Equatcrial plane distributions;
  • Ionosphere;
  • Magnetospheric convection;
  • Plasma sheet

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Winds in the Lower Thermosphere

  • The E-Region Dynamo

  • Thermospheriwc Inds (Midlatitudes)

  • Therhospheriacn Dionospheric Winds (High Latitudes)