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Heliopause and Asteropauses

  • R. Lallement
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Abstract

In this paper I will use recent results about the heliosphere and the so-called ‘H walls’ around nearby star ‘asteropauses’ (the equivalent of the heliopause for other stars) to show new connections between heliospheric physics and other fields in space physics.

Keywords

Solar Wind Stellar Wind Galactic Disk Local Bubble Outer Heliosphere 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Lallement
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  1. 1.Service d’Aéronomie du CNRSVerrières-le-BuissonFrance

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