Heliophysics : plasma physics of the local cosmos [E-Book] / edited by Carolus J. Schrijver, George L. Siscoe.
Schrijver, Carolus J., (editor)
Siscoe, George L., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (x, 435 pages)
englisch
9781107403222
9781107340657
9780521110617
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Table of Contents:
  • Prologue /
  • Carolus J. Schrijver and George L. Siscoe
  • Introduction to heliophysics /
  • Thomas J. Bogdan
  • Creation and destruction of magnetic field /
  • Matthias Rempel
  • Magnetic field topology /
  • Dana W. Longcope
  • Magnetic reconnection /
  • Terry G. Forbes
  • Structures of the magnetic field /
  • Maark B. Moldwin, George L. Siscoe, and Carolus J. Schrijver
  • Turbulence in space plasmas / Charles W. Smith
  • The solar atmosphere / Viggo H. Hansteen
  • Stellar winds and magnetic fields /
  • Viggo H. Hansteen
  • Fundamentals of planetary magnetospheres /
  • Vytenis M. Vasyliūnas
  • Solar-wind-magnetosphere coupling: an MHD perspective /
  • Frank R. Toffoletto and George L. Siscoe
  • On the ionosphere and chromosphere /
  • Tim J. Fuller-Rowell and Carolus J. Schrijver
  • Comparative planetary environments /
  • Frances Bagenal.