Accession Number : ADA111836

Title :   Galactic Radiation Belts.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA SPACE SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s) : Luhmann,Janet G

PDF Url : ADA111836

Report Date : 15 Jan 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This report suggests that electrons trapped in a dipolar field can reproduce some of the observed distributions of emission from extended extragalactic radio sources if the electron pitch-angle distributions are sufficiently anisotropic.

Descriptors :   *Radio astronomy, *Galaxies, *Free electrons, Magnetic fields, Emission spectra, L band, Van allen radiation belt, S band, Theory

Subject Categories : Astronomy
      Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE