Environmental Sciences

Space Weather

Physics and Effects

Authors: Bothmer, Volker, Daglis, Ioannis A.

  • Focuses on weather issues that have become vital for the development of nationwide technological infrastructures
  • Explains magnetic storms on Earth, including the effects of EUV radiation on the atmosphere
  • An invaluable aid in establishing real-time weather forecasts
  • Details the threat that solar effects might have on modern telecommunication systems, including national power grid systems, aircraft and manned spaceflight
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About this book

This book is a state-of-the-art review on the physics of space weather and on space weather impacts on human technology, including manned spaceflight. With contributions from a team of international experts, this comprehensive work covers all aspects of space weather physical processes, and all known aspects of space hazards from humans, both in space and on Earth. Space Weather - Physics and Effects provides the first comprehensive, scientific background of space storms caused by the sun and its impact on geospace focuses on weather issues that have become vital for the development of nationwide technological infrastructures explains magnetic storms on Earth, including the effects of EUV radiation on the atmosphere is an invaluable aid in establishing real-time weather forecasts details the threat that solar effects might have on modern telecommunication systems, including national power grid systems, aircraft and manned spaceflight.

Buy this book

eBook  
  • ISBN 978-3-642-17416-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover ca. $329.00
price for USA
  • Due: February 26, 2018
  • ISBN 978-3-642-17415-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Space Weather
Book Subtitle
Physics and Effects
Authors
Series Title
Environmental Sciences
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-17416-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-17415-5
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
300
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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