Makarevich, R. A. and Senior, A. and Koustov, A. V. and Uspensky, M. and Honary, F. and Dyson, P. L. (2006) A study of aspect angle effects in the E-region irregularity velocity using multi-point electric field measurements. Geophysical Research Letters, 33 (21). L21102. ISSN 0094-8276Full text not available from this repository.
E-region irregularity velocity measured by the STARE Norway VHF radar is considered as a function of magnetic aspect angle α and EISCAT-derived electron drift velocity at 7 locations with α between 0.38° and 2.64°. It is shown that the irregularity line-of-sight (l-o-s) velocity normalized to the electron velocity component V e0 comp exhibits a decrease with an increasing aspect angle for V e0 comp exceeding 500 m/s. The rate of velocity decrease is greater than those reported previously and is close to that predicted by the linear theory of electrojet irregularities without assuming anomalously large collision frequencies.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Geophysical Research Letters|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||EISCAT ; STARE DCS-publications-id ; art-816 ; DCS-publications-credits ; iono ; DCS-publications-personnel-id ; 51 ; 5 ; 81|
|Subjects:||T Technology > T Technology (General)|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications|
Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering
|Deposited On:||21 Apr 2008 11:48|
|Last Modified:||07 Jan 2015 16:03|
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