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Space Sciences Series of ISSI

From the Outer Heliosphere to the Local Bubble

Comparisons of New Observations with Theory

Editors: Linsky, J.L., Izmodenov, V.V., Mobius, E., von Steiger, R. (Eds.)

  • Provides a state-of-the-art synopsis of our view and understanding of the dynamic heliosphere, the local bubble surrounding it, and their complex interactions
  • Provides a single-point entrance into this complex yet fascinating field to active researchers and graduate students alike
  • Written by many of the researchers who have made key discoveries, observations, and modeling efforts that have led to dramatic progress in the field over the past 25 years
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The present volume provides a state-of-the-art synopsis of our current understanding of the dynamic heliosphere, the interstellar clouds surrounding it, the wider neighborhood of the local bubble, and their complex interactions. It is written by many of the researchers who have made key discoveries, observations, and modeling efforts that have led to dramatic progress in the field over the past 25 years. Thus the book is an essential research tool for space scientists and astronomers alike, including graduate students for whom it presents a single-point entrance into this complex yet fascinating field.

Table of contents (35 chapters)

  • Foreword

    Linsky, Jeffrey (et al.)

    Pages 1-3

  • Dedication to Dr. George Gloeckler

    Möbius, Eberhard

    Pages 5-6

  • The Solar Wind in the Outer Heliosphere

    Richardson, J. D. (et al.)

    Pages 7-20

  • Constraints on the Structure of the Heliospheric Interface Based on Lyα Absorption Spectra

    Wood, Brian E. (et al.)

    Pages 21-30

  • Influence of the Interstellar Magnetic Field and Neutrals on the Shape of the Outer Heliosphere

    Pogorelov, N. V. (et al.)

    Pages 31-42

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-0247-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-0246-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4899-9458-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
From the Outer Heliosphere to the Local Bubble
Book Subtitle
Comparisons of New Observations with Theory
Editors
  • J.L. Linsky
  • V.V. Izmodenov
  • E. Mobius
  • Rudolf von Steiger
Series Title
Space Sciences Series of ISSI
Series Volume
31
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4419-0247-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4419-0247-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4419-0246-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-9458-5
Series ISSN
1385-7525
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 478
Additional Information
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews journal, Vol. 143/1-4, 2009
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