The "FIP Effect" and the Origins of Solar Energetic Particles and of the Solar Wind

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Reames, Donald V.;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s11207-018-1267-8
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Solar and Stellar Astrophysics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Physics::Space Physics

We find that the element abundances in solar energetic particles (SEPs) and in the slow solar wind (SSW), relative to those in the photosphere, show different patterns as a function of the first ionization potential (FIP) of the elements. Generally, the SEP and SSW abun... View more
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