The Sun and Space Weather ( Astrophysics And Space Science Library Series: Volume 277)

The Sun and Space Weather ( Astrophysics And Space Science Library Series: Volume 277)

by Arnold Hanslmeier, A. Hanslmeier
     
 

This book provides an introduction and overview of modern solar-terrestrial physics for students as well as for researches in the field of astrophysics, solar physics, geophysics, and climate research. See more details below

Overview

This book provides an introduction and overview of modern solar-terrestrial physics for students as well as for researches in the field of astrophysics, solar physics, geophysics, and climate research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402006845
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Series:
Astrophysics and Space Science Library Series: Volume 277, #277
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.54(h) x 0.66(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction, What is Space Weather?1
2The Sun as a Star3
3Observing the Sun17
4Phenomenology of Solar Active Regions25
5Testing the Solar Interior69
6MHD and the Solar Dynamo87
7The Sun and Climate111
8Space Weather and Radiation Damage155
9The Ionosphere and Space Weather169
10The NOAA Space Weather Scales193
11Asteroids, Comets, Meteroites201
12Space Debris211
13Appendix223
List of tables238
List of figures241

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