Accession Number : AD0621468

Title :   SUNSPOTS: THEORY,

Corporate Author : PRINCETON UNIV N J OBSERVATORY

Personal Author(s) : Danielson,Robert E.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : This introductory lecture on the theory of sunspots consists of three parts. The first part is devoted to a discussion of some pertinent sunspot observations. The second part reviews hydromagnetic stability calculations which are applicable to sunspots. Two recent theoretical sunspot models are discussed in the third part. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SUNSPOTS, THEORY), (*ASTROPHYSICS, SUNSPOTS), MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, SOLAR ATMOSPHERE, MAGNETIC PROPERTIES, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE