Accession Number:

ADA207547

Title:

The Space Particle Environment.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA SPACE SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-03-28

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

This report is a tutorial covering the energetic charged particle environment in the earths magnetosphere. It provides an overview of trapped particle morphology, the geometry of the trapping regions, the radiation environmental models, the current status of these models, and future modelling requirements. Keywords Space environment Van allen belts Magnetosphere Trapped radiation. jhd

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE