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Angular Distributions of Precipitating Electrons

  • G. Paschmann
Conference paper
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 32)

Abstract

For auroral electrons the angular distribution within the loss cone is probably the most sensitive indicator of the mechanism which causes the precipitation. However, in the energy range of a few keV, which generally contains most of the auroral electron flux, only very limited results have been reported to date.

Keywords

Angular Distribution Pitch Angle Geomagnetic Activity Loss Cone Auroral Electron 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Holland 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Paschmann
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  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für Physik und Astrophysik, Institut für extraterrestrische PhysikGarching b. MünchenGermany

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