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The Atmosphere and Ionosphere

Elementary Processes, Discharges and Plasmoids

Bychkov, Vladimir, Golubkov, Gennady, Nikitin, Anatoly (Eds.)

2013, XVI, 284 p. 115 illus., 50 illus. in color.

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  • Unique new data in atmospheric physics
  • News in aerosol physics
  • News in plasmoid and ball lightning physics
  • New data in elementary and chemical processes in atmosphere
The book presents research devoted to atmospheric and ionospheric science reported during the Conference “Atmosphere, Ionosphere, Safety” held in Kaliningrad, Russia in July 2010. It consists of works devoted to physics of elementary processes, aerosols, ionosphere dynamics, microwave discharges and plasmoids. Such a wide range of topics presents a comprehensive analysis of this atmospheric science including trends and questions which exist to be solved.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » "Compass 2" satellite - aerosols - atmosphere - ball lightning - dynamic processes - electrodynamic coupling - ionosphere

Related subjects » Atmospheric Sciences - Classical Continuum Physics - Environmental Engineering and Physics - Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences

Table of contents 

Ionization of Excited Atoms in Thermal Collisions.-
Elementary Processes Involving Rydberg Molecules in a Strong Laser Field.-
Nanoaerosols in the Atmosphere.-
Electromagnetic Drivers in the Upper Atmosphere: Observations and Modeling.-
Discharge Processes in a Stratosphere and Mesosphere During a Thunderstorm.-
Vortex Plasmoids Created by High Frequency Discharges.

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