SOLAR MAGNETIZED “TORNADOES:” RELATION TO FILAMENTS

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Su, Yang; Wang, Tongjiang; Veronig, Astrid; Temmer, Manuela; Gan, Weiqun;
(2012)
  • Publisher: IOP PUBLISHING LTD
  • Journal: The Astrophysical Journal,volume 756,issue 2,pageL41 (issn: 2041-8205, eissn: 2041-8213)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1088/2041-8205/756/2/L41
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Physics - Plasma Physics
    arxiv: Physics::Geophysics | Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Physics::Space Physics

Solar magnetized "tornadoes", a phenomenon discovered in the solar atmosphere, appear as tornado-like structures in the corona but root in the photosphere. Like other solar phenomena, solar tornadoes are a feature of magnetized plasma and therefore differ distinctly fro... View more
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