Imperial College London

DrMarinaGaland

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Reader in Planetary Science
 
 
 
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Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Publications

Citation

BibTex format

@inbook{Moore:2018,
author = {Moore, L and Galand, M and Kliore, AJ and Nagy, AF and O'Donoghue, J},
booktitle = {Saturn in the 21st Century},
editor = {Baines},
publisher = {Cambridge University Press},
title = {Saturn's Ionosphere},
url = {http://arxiv.org/abs/1701.05178v1},
year = {2018}
}

RIS format (EndNote, RefMan)

TY  - CHAP
AB - This chapter summarizes our current understanding of the ionosphere ofSaturn. We give an overview of Saturn ionospheric science from the Voyager erato the present, with a focus on the wealth of new data and discoveries enabledby Cassini, including a massive increase in the number of electron densityaltitude profiles. We discuss recent ground-based detection of the effect of"ring rain" on Saturn's ionosphere, and present possible model interpretationsof the observations. Finally, we outline current model-data discrepancies andindicate how future observations can help in advancing our understanding of thevarious controlling physical and chemical processes.
AU - Moore,L
AU - Galand,M
AU - Kliore,AJ
AU - Nagy,AF
AU - O'Donoghue,J
PB - Cambridge University Press
PY - 2018///
TI - Saturn's Ionosphere
T1 - Saturn in the 21st Century
UR - http://arxiv.org/abs/1701.05178v1
UR - https://www.cambridge.org/core/books/saturn-in-the-21st-century/23F180882F694780225FEDEDF892763E
UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/53038
ER -