Views
4 years ago

PhD thesis - Institute for Space Research - University of Calgary

PhD thesis - Institute for Space Research - University of Calgary

PhD thesis - Institute for Space Research - University of

THE UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY High-resolution observations of core and suprathermal ions in the auroral ionosphere: techniques and results from the GEODESIC sounding rocket by Johnathan Kerr Burchill A THESIS SUBMITTED TO THE FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY CALGARY, ALBERTA September, 2003 c○ Johnathan Kerr Burchill 2003

  • Page 3: THE UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY FACULTY O
  • Page 7 and 8: Acknowledgements Back in 1997 when
  • Page 9 and 10: Contents Approval Page Abstract Ack
  • Page 11: 7 Conclusions and suggestions for f
  • Page 15 and 16: List of Figures 2.1 An ultraviolet
  • Page 17: A.3 Verification of RANDOMV: total
  • Page 20 and 21: RPA S SEC SII STEB TAI TEI UT UV VD
  • Page 22 and 23: k ‖ k ⊥ λ D λ e wave number p
  • Page 25: May this book open your horizons to
  • Page 28 and 29: 2 1: Introduction The SII’s maide
  • Page 30 and 31: 4 2: Background the form of a dipol
  • Page 32 and 33: 6 2: Background 2.2.2 The magnetosp
  • Page 34 and 35: 8 2: Background rection along B 0 a
  • Page 36 and 37: 10 2: Background ion ⃗v d ⃗B
  • Page 38 and 39: 12 2: Background Figure 2.4: FAST a
  • Page 40 and 41: 14 2: Background 2.5.1 BB ELF waves
  • Page 42 and 43: 16 2: Background the electron plasm
  • Page 44 and 45: 18 2: Background Figure 2.5: Types
  • Page 46 and 47: 20 2: Background negative with resp
  • Page 48 and 49: 22 2: Background the top-hat are in
  • Page 50 and 51: 24 2: Background to several kilomet
  • Page 53 and 54:

    Chapter 3 The Suprathermal Ion Imag

  • Page 55 and 56:

    3.1.2: Detection 29 Figure 3.2: Sch

  • Page 57 and 58:

    3.2: Focusing properties of an idea

  • Page 59 and 60:

    3.2.1: Particle trajectories inside

  • Page 61 and 62:

    3.2.3: Sensor bias 35 mono-energeti

  • Page 63 and 64:

    3.2.4: Entrance aperture 37 extends

  • Page 65 and 66:

    3.2.5: Geometric factor 39 §©¨

  • Page 67 and 68:

    3.2.5: Geometric factor 41 is obtai

  • Page 69 and 70:

    3.2.5: Geometric factor 43 ∆h ∆

  • Page 71 and 72:

    3.2.5: Geometric factor 45 of the a

  • Page 73 and 74:

    3.2.6: Uncertainties 47 Figure 3.11

  • Page 75 and 76:

    3.2.6: Uncertainties 49 Figure 3.12

  • Page 77 and 78:

    3.3.1: PSF spreading 51 Figure 3.14

  • Page 79 and 80:

    3.3.2: SII coordinate system 53 mec

  • Page 81 and 82:

    3.3.2: SII coordinate system 55 sat

  • Page 83 and 84:

    3.3.2: SII coordinate system 57 (a)

  • Page 85:

    3.3.2: SII coordinate system 59 Fig

  • Page 88 and 89:

    62 4: The GEODESIC mission Figure 4

  • Page 90 and 91:

    64 4: The GEODESIC mission Instrume

  • Page 92 and 93:

    66 4: The GEODESIC mission Figure 4

  • Page 94 and 95:

    68 4: The GEODESIC mission Figure 4

  • Page 96 and 97:

    70 4: The GEODESIC mission Figure 4

  • Page 98 and 99:

    72 4: The GEODESIC mission Figure 4

  • Page 100 and 101:

    74 4: The GEODESIC mission of Kivel

  • Page 102 and 103:

    76 4: The GEODESIC mission Figure 4

  • Page 104 and 105:

    78 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 106 and 107:

    80 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 108 and 109:

    82 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 110 and 111:

    84 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 112 and 113:

    86 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 114 and 115:

    88 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 116 and 117:

    90 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 118 and 119:

    92 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 120 and 121:

    ¥ 94 5: Results from the Suprath

  • Page 122 and 123:

    96 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 124 and 125:

    98 5: Results from the Suprathermal

  • Page 126 and 127:

    100 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 128 and 129:

    102 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 130 and 131:

    104 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 132 and 133:

    i 106 5: Results from the Suprather

  • Page 134 and 135:

    108 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 136 and 137:

    110 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 138 and 139:

    112 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 140 and 141:

    114 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 142 and 143:

    116 5: Results from the Supratherma

  • Page 145 and 146:

    Chapter 6 Discussion 6.1 Alfvén wa

  • Page 147 and 148:

    6.2: BB ELF 121 PSD’s of 10 −3

  • Page 149 and 150:

    6.3: Lower-Hybrid Solitary Structur

  • Page 151 and 152:

    6.4: Polarization drift 125 BB ELF

  • Page 153 and 154:

    Chapter 7 Conclusions and suggestio

  • Page 155 and 156:

    7.2.1: Low-energy particle measurem

  • Page 157 and 158:

    7.2.3: Thermal electrons and field-

  • Page 159 and 160:

    Bibliography Akasofu, S.-I., The de

  • Page 161 and 162:

    Bibliography 135 Frank, L. A., J. B

  • Page 163 and 164:

    Bibliography 137 Knudsen, D. J., T.

  • Page 165 and 166:

    Bibliography 139 McIlwain, C. E., D

  • Page 167 and 168:

    Bibliography 141 Shelley, E. G., R.

  • Page 169 and 170:

    Appendix A Modeling ion distributio

  • Page 171 and 172:

    A.1.1: Calculation of number of par

  • Page 173 and 174:

    A.1.2: Implementation of chooser al

  • Page 175 and 176:

    A.2: Derivation of particle traject

  • Page 177 and 178:

    A.2.1: Radial position for on-axis

  • Page 179 and 180:

    A.2.1: Radial position for on-axis

  • Page 181:

    A.3: X TRACER 155 Figure A.8: Scree

  • Page 184 and 185:

    158 B: Uncertainties in velocity mo

  • Page 187 and 188:

    Appendix C Attitude Solution GEODES

  • Page 189 and 190:

    163 Figure C.1: GEODESIC attitude s

  • Page 191:

    165 Figure C.4: (top) Angular separ

Copyright LRA and PHD Thesis - Supervisors - University of Leicester
PhD thesis - Biologisk Institut - Københavns Universitet
Thesis - Institute of Coastal Research
Research in Action: Public - University of Calgary
A Brief Introduction to Space Plasma Physics.pdf - Institute of ...
Research in Action: - University of Calgary
infoVis in public spaces - InnoVis - University of Calgary
Cardiac Surgery - Libin Cardiovascular Institute - University of Calgary
18 apple - Libin Cardiovascular Institute - University of Calgary
PDF Version. - Auroral Imaging - University of Calgary
sansa space science - University of Cape Town
Space Science and Engineering - Southwest Research Institute
326 - Institute of Sound and Vibration Research - University of ...
Bettina C. Lackner - PhD student - Institute of Coastal Research
310 - Institute of Sound and Vibration Research - University of ...
Black holes and the Structure of Space-Time - Institute for Advanced ...
Research Update - Faculty of Education - University of Calgary
nursing research institute - University of Ulster
computer science research institute - Research - University of Ulster
NURSING RESEARCH INSTITUTE - University of Ulster
psychology research institute - Research - University of Ulster
social and policy research institute - Research - University of Ulster
art and design research institute - Research - University of Ulster
Institutional Review Board and Research Ethics - Park University
Thesis and Research Papers - Carleton University
979 - Institute of Sound and Vibration Research - University of ...
Download - Institute of Sound and Vibration Research - University of ...
social and policy research institute - University of Ulster