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Published through the yankee Geophysical Union as a part of the Geophysical Monograph sequence, quantity 44.

present types of the plasma distribution and dynamics in magnetosphere / ionosphere platforms shape a patchwork cover of other thoughts and bounds selected to outline tractable difficulties. With expanding sophistication in either observational and modeling suggestions has come the need to beat those obstacles and attempt for a extra unified description of those structures. at the observational part, now we have lately obtained regimen entry to diagnostic details at the lowest strength bulk plasma, finishing our view of the plasma and making attainable comparisons with magnetohydrodynamic calculations of plasma moments. at the theoretical facet, emerging computational features and shrewdly designed computational thoughts have accepted the 1st assaults at the worldwide constitution of the magnetosphere. comparable advances within the modeling of impartial atmospheric circulate recommend an emergent potential to globally deal with the coupling among plasma and impartial gases. concurrently, laptop simulation has confirmed to be a really useful gizmo for knowing magnetospheric behaviors on smaller area and time scales.

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