Space Physics [E-Book] : An Introduction to Plasmas and Particles in the Heliosphere and Magnetospheres / by May-Britt Kallenrode.
Kallenrode, May-Britt, (author)
Second, Updated Edition.
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 2001
XV, 367 p. online resource.
englisch
9783662044438
10.1007/978-3-662-04443-8
Advanced Texts in Physics
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Charged Particles in Electromagnetic Fields
  • 3. Magnetohydrodynamics
  • 4. Plasma Waves
  • 5. Kinetic Theory
  • 6. Sun and Solar Wind: Plasmas in the Heliosphere
  • 7. Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere
  • 8. The Terrestrial Magnetosphere
  • 9. Planetary Magnetospheres
  • 10. Solar—Terrestrial Relationships
  • 11. Instrumentation
  • A.1 List of Symbols
  • A.2 Useful Equations in the SI and cgs System
  • A.3 Useful Relations
  • A.3.1 Vector Calculus
  • A.3.2 Cylindrical Coordinates
  • A.3.3 Spherical Coordinates
  • A.4 Useful Numbers
  • A.4.1 Fundamental Constants
  • A.4.2 Numbers in Plasmas
  • References.