On the twists of interplanetary magnetic flux ropes observed at 1 AU

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Wang, Yuming; Zhuang, Bin; Hu, Qiang; Liu, Rui; Shen, Chenglong; Chi, Yutian;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/2016JA023075
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Physics - Space Physics | Physics - Plasma Physics
    arxiv: Physics::Space Physics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics

Magnetic flux ropes (MFRs) are one kind of fundamental structures in the solar physics, and involved in various eruption phenomena. Twist, characterizing how the magnetic field lines wind around a main axis, is an intrinsic property of MFRs, closely related to the magne... View more
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