Physics of the Sun [E-Book] : Volume III: Astrophysics and Solar-Terrestrial Relations / edited by Peter A. Sturrock, Thomas E. Holzer, Dimitri M. Mihalas, Roger K. Ulrich.
Holzer, Thomas E., (editor)
Mihalas, Dimitri M., (editor) / Sturrock, Peter A., (editor) / Ulrich, Roger K., (editor)
Dordrecht : Springer, 1986
XII, 288 p. online resource.
englisch
9789400952553
10.1007/978-94-009-5255-3
Geophysics and Astrophysics Monographs ; 26
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Table of Contents:
  • 16: Formation of the Sun and its Planets
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Star Formation
  • 3. Cosmochemistry
  • 4. Planet Formation
  • 5. Implications for the Formation of the Sun and Planets
  • Acknowledgement
  • References
  • 17: The Solar Neutrino Problem: Gadfly for Solar Evolution Theory
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Standard Theory of Solar Evolution
  • 3. The Missing Solar Neutrinos 3
  • 4. Have We Left Something Out?
  • 5. The Exotic Models
  • 6. Conclusions
  • Acknowledgements
  • References
  • 18: Stellar Chromospheres, Coronae, and Winds
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Late-Type Stars
  • Acknowledgements
  • References
  • 19: Solar and Stellar Magnetic Activity
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Solar and Stellar Magnetic Activity: A Phenomenological Comparison
  • 3. The Rotation/Activity/Age Connection
  • 4. Avenues for Future Research
  • Acknowledgements
  • References
  • 20: Effects of Solar Electromagnetic Radiation on the Terrestrial Environment
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Atmospheric Structure and Composition
  • 3. The Climate System
  • 4. Solar Radiation Drives the Biosphere
  • 5. Concluding Remarks
  • Acknowledgements
  • References
  • 21: The Effect of the Solar Wind on the Terrestrial Environment
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. General Morphology
  • 3. Solar Wind and Geomagnetic Activity
  • 5. Magnetospheric Convection
  • 6. Magnetosphere Effects on the Ionosphere and Thermosphere
  • 7. Middle and Lower Atmosphere
  • Acknowledgements 244
  • References
  • 22: Solar Energetic Particles and their Effects on the Terrestrial Environment
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Solar Energetic Particles and the Magnetosphere
  • 3. Energy Loss Processes
  • 4. Atmospheric Alterations and Nuclear Interactions
  • 5. Effects of Solar Particle Events
  • 6. Conclusion
  • References.