Accession Number : AD0742980

Title :   Inner Zone Energetic Electron Repopulation by Radial Diffusion.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for Oct 69-Nov 71,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Vampola,Alfred L. ; Tomassian,Albert D. ; Farley,Thomas A.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : A quantitative study of the intrusion of natural electrons into the inner radiation zone during and after the geomagnetic storm of September 2, 1966 shows that the transport is consistent with a radial diffusion mechanism in which the first two invariants are conserved. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAGNETOSPHERE, ELECTRON DENSITY), MAGNETIC STORMS, PARTICLE TRAJECTORIES, SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, GEOMAGNETISM, VAN ALLEN RADIATION BELT, DIFFUSION

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE