Journal of Siberian Federal University. Mathematics & Physics / Modeling of Pitch Angle Distribution on the Dayside of the Earths Magnetosphere

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Issue
Journal of Siberian Federal University. Mathematics & Physics: 2012, Vol. 5, Issue 2
Authors
Smolin, Sergey V.
Contact information
Smolin, Sergey V. : e-mail:
Keywords
protons; pitch-angle diffusion; magnetosphere of the Earth
Abstract

The mathematical model of pitch-angle diffusion in the magnetosphere which allows to compute theoret- ically density of phase space or pitch angle distribution of the charged particles is offered. On concrete examples of pitch angle distribution evolution during the 1-7 May 1998 geomagnetic storm within its last 68 hours potential opportunities of offered model of pitch-angle diffusion on the dayside of the Earths magnetosphere are shown.

Pages
269-275
Paper at repository of SibFU
http://elib.sfu-kras.ru/handle/2311/2769