Introduction to the special section on Chorus: Chorus and its role in space weather

Chorus, a naturally occurring magnetospheric electromagnetic wave, is believed to be the result of a long chain of physical processes starting with supergranular circulation at the sun. The interaction of chorus with energetic electrons produces similar to MeV "killer" electrons that can disable Earth orbiting spacecraft.

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Publication status:
Published
Author(s):
Authors: Tsurutani, Bruce T., Horne, Richard B. ORCIDORCID record for Richard B. Horne, Pickett, Jolene S., Santolik, Ondrej, Schriver, David, Verkhoglyadova, Olga P.

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Date:
1 January, 2010
Journal/Source:
Journal of Geophysical Research / 115
Page(s):
1pp
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):
https://doi.org/10.1029/2010JA015870