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Optical studies of particle bombardment in polar cap absorption events

Brian P. Sandford

Optical studies of particle bombardment in polar cap absorption events

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Published by Arctic Institute of North America in Washington, D.C .
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Statementby Brian P. Sandford.
SeriesAINA respearch papen ;, no. 23
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/04423 (G)
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Paginationiv, 39 leaves :
Number of Pages39
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Planet. Space Sd.,Vol. 10, pp. to Pergamon Optical studies of particle bombardment in polar cap absorption events book Ltd. Printed in Northern Ireland OPTICAL STUDIES OF PARTICLE BOMBARDMENT IN POLAR CAP ABSORPTION EVENTS B. SANDFORD* Arctic Institute of North America, P Street, N.W., Washington 5, D.C.

Abstracthe intensities of the polar-glow auroral emissions produced by bombardingprotons during a polar cap absorption event Cited by: Abstract The intensities of the polar-glow auroral emissions produced by bombardingprotons during a polar cap absorption event are calculated.

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35, No. 7, pp.Printed in Great Britain. /87 $+ Pergamon Joumals Ltd. OBSERVATIONS OF THE POLAR CAP ABSORPTION EVENT OF FEBRUARY BY THE EISCAT INCOHERENT SCATTER RADAR J. HARGREAVES" Environmental Science Department, University of Lancaster, Bailrigg, Cited by: Partnered Journals.

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This coincidence suggested that the ionospheric absorption was associated with F-region plasma patches in the polar cap. Theoretical absorption values of dB, estimated using the electron densities and the electron-ion collision frequencies from the EISCAT F-region plasma data, are smaller than the observed values ( dB).Cited by: 8.

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The solar wind-related phenomena and high-energy particle bombardment of the atmosphere play a role primarily at higher latitudes. SPEs cause polar cap absorption (PCA) events in the lower ionosphere. Effects of geomagnetic storms in the lower ionosphere, middle atmosphere and troposphere Lastovicka J.

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From the standpoint of propagation, that results in very low MUFs in the polar cap. But it is accompanied by an expansion of the polar cap that can bring on heavy, long-duration ionospheric absorption. That is the case with solar proton events, so-called polar cap absorption (PCA) events.

Another possible effect of a high-energy particle bombardment during a flare may be high absorption of HF signals propagating through the polar regions. This is called a Polar Cap Absorption (PCA) event and it may last for several days.

Coronal Hole A second major solar disturbance is a so-called "coronal hole" in the Sun's outer layer (the. Optical studies of particle bombardment in polar cap absorption events Sandford, Sandford Aurora and airglow intensity variations with time and magnetic activity at southern high latitudes.

Using various ground observations at South Pole, Antarctica (invariant magnetic latitude {degree}) and its conjugate point, Frobisher Bay, Canada, the author has studied the following aspects of nightside polar cap auroral activity: the appearance and disappearance of polar cap auroras (diffuse and discrete) associated with substorms and interplanetary magnetic field.

HILL, G. Polar cap and auroral zone absorption events during the first months of the I.G.Y. BENKOVA N. ; YDOVITCH, L. Diural variations at the frequency of black-out appearances on IGY data BESPROZVANNAYA, A. The auroral absorption in the polar region associated with major solar flare during BUKIN, G.

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Sensitivity is limited mainly by fundame Cited by: For example, polar cap absorption events can degradeâ and, during severe events, completely black outâ HF communications along transpolar aviation routes, requiring aircraft flying these routes to be diverted to lower latitudes, at a not inconsiderable cost to the airlines43 and inconvenience to the passengers.

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