Solar Wind

Authored by: Melvyn L. Goldstein

Space Weather Fundamentals

Print publication date:  September  2016
Online publication date:  November  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498749077
eBook ISBN: 9781315368474
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315368474-2

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Abstract

2.1 Background

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 2.1.1 Historical Background

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 2.1.2 Solar Wind

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2.2 Variations with Solar Activity

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 2.2.1 Solar Minimum

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  2.2.1.1 Fast Wind

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  2.2.1.2 Slow Wind

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 2.2.2 Solar Maximum

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  2.2.2.1 Solar Flares, CMEs, and Magnetic Clouds

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Acknowledgments

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References

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