Tripolar electric field Structure in guide field magnetic reconnection

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Fu, Song ; Huang, Shiyong ; Zhou, Meng ; Ni, Binbin ; Deng, Xiaohua (2019)
  • Publisher: Copernicus Publications
  • Journal: (issn: 1432-0576, eissn: 1432-0576)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5194/angeo-36-373-2018
  • Subject: Geophysics. Cosmic physics | Q | Science | Physics | QC1-999 | QC801-809
    arxiv: Physics::Space Physics

<p>It has been shown that the guide field substantially modifies the structure of the reconnection layer. For instance, the Hall magnetic and electric fields are distorted in guide field reconnection compared to reconnection without guide fields (i.e., anti-parallel rec... View more
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