Non-thermal plasma observations using EISCAT: Aspect angle dependence

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Winser, K. J.; Lockwood, Mike; Jones, G. O. L.;
  • Publisher: American Geophysical Union
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1029/GL014i009p00957
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    arxiv: Physics::Plasma Physics | Physics::Space Physics

Recent observations with the EISCAT incoherent scatter radar have shown large rises in dayside, auroral plasma velocities (>2 km s^{−1}) over a wide range of latitudes and lasting about an hour. These are larger than the neutral thermal speed, and allow, for the first t... View more
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