Space weather, environment and societies

Title
Space weather, environment and societies

Author
Lilensten, Jean.

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
Dordrecht : Springer, c2006.

ISBN
9781402043314
 
9781402043321

Physical Description
ix, 242 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.

Language
English

General Note
"Selected by Grenoble Sciences"--Cover.

Contents
The Sun. The formation of the stars and the Sun ; The characteristics of the Sun ; A representation of the Sun ; The internal structure of the Sun ; The photosphere, solar radiation, the solar wind ; The thermal profile of the solar atmosphere ; Solar dynamics ; The Sun: the source of space weather -- The Earth. The Earth within the solar system ; The internal structure of the Earth : the geomagnetic field ; The atmosphere of the Earth ; The magnetosphere -- Toward a space weather. The consequences of solar agressions on our technological environment ; Other impacts of solar activity ; Space weather in order to forecast -- Appendices.

Subject Term
Solar-terrestrial physics.
 
Space environment.
 
Solar activity.
 
Magnetosphere.

Added Author
Bornarel, Jean.

Added Corporate Author
Université Joseph Fourier.


LibraryMaterial TypeShelf NumberCopiesStatus
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University LibraryBookQB539.T4L55 20061Circulating Collection