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Thermal effects on parallel resonance energy of whistler mode wave

Siingh, D and Singh, S and Singh, RP (2006) Thermal effects on parallel resonance energy of whistler mode wave. Pramana - Journal of Physics, 66 (2). pp. 467-472.

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Abstract

In this short communication, we have evaluated the effect of thermal velocity of the plasma, particles on the energy of resonantly interacting energetic electrons with the propagating whistler mode waves as a function of wave frequency and L-value for the normal and disturbed magnetospheric conditions. During the disturbed conditions when the magnetosphere is depleted in electron density, the resonance energy of the electron enhances by an order of magnitude at higher latitudes, whereas the effect is small at low latitudes. An attempt is made to explain the enhanced wave activity observed during magnetic storm periods. © Indian Academy of Sciences.

Item Type: Article
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Dispersion relation; Magnetic storms; VLF emissions; Whistler waves, Carrier concentration; Dispersion (waves); Electrons; Elementary particles; Magnetosphere; Plasmas; Resonance; Thermal effects, Wave propagation
Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology
Depositing User: IITM Library
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2014 09:40
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2014 09:40
URI: http://moeseprints.incois.gov.in/id/eprint/1963

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