Auroral dynamics and space weather by Yongliang Zhang, Larry J. Paxton

By Yongliang Zhang, Larry J. Paxton

The aurora is the main obvious manifestation of the relationship of the Earth to the distance setting and has encouraged awe, interest, and medical inquiry for centuries.  fresh advances in staring at ideas and modeling and theoretical paintings have published new auroral phenomena, supplied a greater realizing of auroral dynamics, and feature resulted in an more suitable power for auroral forecasts.

This monograph gains discussions of:                                       

  • New auroral phenomena as a result of the ring present ion and polar rain electron precipitation
  • Various auroral kinds and hemispheric asymmetry
  • Auroral version improvement and MHD simulations
  • Application of the auroral observations for radio absorption and scintillation
  • Aurora nowcast and forecast for area climate operations 

Auroral Dynamics and house Weather is a necessary contribution for scientists, researchers, area climate operators, and scholars of Earth's area environment.

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