The Cold Plasma Throughout the Magnetosphere

  1. Donald J. Williams
  1. K. I. Gringauz

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP008p0672

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

Gringauz, K. I. (1976) The Cold Plasma Throughout the Magnetosphere, 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/SP008p0672

Author Information

  1. The dynamics of the ionosphere and upper atmosphere

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:

  • E-region tides and dynamo;
  • High latitude neutral winds;
  • Ionospheric winds;
  • Thermospheric winds;
  • Tidal theory;
  • Upper atmosphere

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diurnal Variations of Plasmapause Height

  • Thermal Structure of the Plasmasphere

  • Cold Plasma Between the Plasmapause and the Magnetopause

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgement