Cosmic Research

, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp 529–533 | Cite as

Numerical Simulation of Geomagnetic Trapping of Anomalous Cosmic Ray Ions

  • A. V. Bakaldin
  • S. A. Voronov
  • S. V. Koldashov
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Abstract

A method for simulating the propagation processes for ions of the anomalous component of cosmic rays in the Earth's magnetic field is described with allowance made for a step-by-step stripping of the ions in the residual atmosphere and their trapping by the geomagnetic field. Numerical results are presented for the geomagnetic trapping of high-energy singly charged oxygen ions penetrating into the stripping region from interplanetary space.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. V. Bakaldin
    • 1
  • S. A. Voronov
    • 1
  • S. V. Koldashov
    • 1
  1. 1.Moscow Institute of Engineering Physics (Technical University)MoscowRussia

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