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Title: LANL Studies Earth's Magnetosphere

Abstract

A new 3-D supercomputer model presents a new theory of how magnetic reconnection works in high-temperature plasmas. This Los Alamos National Laboratory research supports an upcoming NASA mission to study Earth's magnetosphere in greater detail than ever.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
LANL (Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1149378
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS; 70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; SPACE; MAGNETOSPHERE; RECONNECTION; SUN; SOLAR; SOLAR PARTICLES; MAGNETISM; CURRENT; SIMULATION; SUPERCOMPUTER; PLASMA

Citation Formats

Daughton, Bill. LANL Studies Earth's Magnetosphere. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
Daughton, Bill. LANL Studies Earth's Magnetosphere. United States.
Daughton, Bill. Fri . "LANL Studies Earth's Magnetosphere". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1149378.
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {2011},
month = {4}
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