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Title: Linear theory and measurements of electron oscillations in an inertial Alfvén wave

Abstract

The physics of the aurora is one of the foremost unsolved problems of space physics. The mechanisms responsible for accelerating electrons that precipitate onto the ionosphere are not fully understood.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [2];  [2]
  1. Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (United States)
  2. Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1465691
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1348863
Grant/Contract Number:  
SC0014599; FG02-06ER54890
Resource Type:
Journal Article: Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 24; Journal Issue: 3; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY

Citation Formats

Schroeder, J. W. R., Skiff, F., Howes, G. G., Kletzing, C. A., Carter, T. A., and Dorfman, S.. Linear theory and measurements of electron oscillations in an inertial Alfvén wave. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4978293.
Schroeder, J. W. R., Skiff, F., Howes, G. G., Kletzing, C. A., Carter, T. A., & Dorfman, S.. Linear theory and measurements of electron oscillations in an inertial Alfvén wave. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4978293.
Schroeder, J. W. R., Skiff, F., Howes, G. G., Kletzing, C. A., Carter, T. A., and Dorfman, S.. Thu . "Linear theory and measurements of electron oscillations in an inertial Alfvén wave". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4978293. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1465691.
@article{osti_1465691,
title = {Linear theory and measurements of electron oscillations in an inertial Alfvén wave},
author = {Schroeder, J. W. R. and Skiff, F. and Howes, G. G. and Kletzing, C. A. and Carter, T. A. and Dorfman, S.},
abstractNote = {The physics of the aurora is one of the foremost unsolved problems of space physics. The mechanisms responsible for accelerating electrons that precipitate onto the ionosphere are not fully understood.},
doi = {10.1063/1.4978293},
journal = {Physics of Plasmas},
number = 3,
volume = 24,
place = {United States},
year = {Thu Mar 16 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
month = {Thu Mar 16 00:00:00 EDT 2017}
}

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