Accession Number : AD0774885

Title :   The Radiation Belts of Jupiter.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV RIVERSIDE INST OF GEOPHYSICS AND PLANETARY PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Stansberry,Kent G. ; White,R. Stephen

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Predictions of Jupiter's electron and proton radiation belts are based on the observed decimeter radiation coming from the vicinity of Jupiter and on the assumption that radial diffusion inward from the solar wind is the source of the radiation belts. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Jupiter(Planet), *Radiation belts, Electrons, Protons, Solar wind, Extraterrestrial radio waves

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE