E-Print Archive

There are 4618 abstracts currently viewable.


Search:

Advanced Search
Options
Main Page Add New E-Print Submitter
Information
Feedback
News Help/FAQ About Preferences
Manage Key Phrase
Notification
Evolution of Photospheric Flow and Magnetic Fields Associated with The 2015 June 22 M6.5 Flare View all abstracts by submitter

Jiasheng Wang   Submitted: 2018-01-16 10:12

The evolution of photospheric flow and magnetic fields before and after flares can provide important information regarding the flare triggering and back reaction processes. However, such studies on the flow field are rare due to the paucity of high-resolution observations covering the entire flaring period. Here we study the structural evolution of penumbra and shear flows associated with the 2015 June 22 M6.5 flare in NOAA AR 12371, using high-resolution imaging observation in the TiO band taken by the 1.6 m Goode Solar Telescope at Big Bear Solar Observatory, with the aid of the differential affine velocity estimator method for flow tracking. The accompanied photospheric vector magnetic field changes are also analyzed using data from the Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager. As a result, we found, for a penumbral segment in the negative field adjacent to the magnetic polarity inversion line (PIL), an enhancement of penumbral flows (up to an unusually high value of ~2 km s-1) and extension of penumbral fibrils after the first peak of the flare hard X-ray (HXR) emission. We also found an area at the PIL, which is co-spatial with a precursor brightening kernel, exhibits a gradual increase of shear flow velocity (up to ~0.9 km s-1) after the flare. The enhancing penumbral and shear flow regions are also accompanied by an increase of horizontal field and a decrease of magnetic inclination angle(measured from the solar surface). These results are discussed in the context of the theory of back reaction of coronal restructuring on the photosphere as a result of flare energy release.

Authors: Jiasheng Wang, Chang Liu, Na deng, Haimin Wang
Projects: BBSO/NST

Publication Status: accepted
Last Modified: 2018-01-16 11:09
Go to main E-Print page  The density compression ratio of shock fronts associated with coronal mass ejections  Spatially inhomogeneous acceleration of electrons in solar flares  Edit Entry  Download Preprint  Delete Entry 

Key
Go to main E-Print pageGo to main E-Print page.
Previous AbstractPrevious Abstract.
Next AbstractNext Abstract.
Download PreprintDownload Preprint.
Submitter's HomepageSubmitters Homepage.
Edit EntryEdit Entry.
View All Abstracts By SubmitterView all abstracts by submitter.
Delete AbstractDelete abstract.

Latest Entries
Formation and Dynamics in an Observed Preeruptive Filament
Unveiling the spectacular over 24-hour flare of star CD-36 3202
The centroid speed as a characteristic of the group speed of solar coronal fast magnetoacoustic wave trains
Coronal dimmings as indicators of early CME propagation direction
A Chromatic Treatment of Linear Polarization in the Solar Corona at the 2023 Total Solar Eclipse
MinXSS-2 CubeSat mission overview: Improvements from the successful MinXSS-1 mission
Small Satellite Mission Concepts for Space Weather Research and as Pathfinders for Operations
Study of Time Evolution of Thermal and Nonthermal Emission from an M-class Solar Flare
Achievements and Lessons Learned From Successful Small Satellite Missions for Space Weather-Oriented Research
Scaling of Electron Heating by Magnetization During Reconnection and Applications to Dipolarization Fronts and Super-Hot Solar Flares
Defining the Middle Corona
First Results for Solar Soft X-Ray Irradiance Measurements from the Third-generation Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer
Deciphering the solar coronal heating: Energizing small-scale loops through surface convection
Using Potential Field Extrapolations to Explore the Origin of Type II Spicules
Phase mixed Alfvén waves in partially ionised solar plasmas
Terrestrial temperature, sea levels and ice area links with solar activity and solar orbital motion
A model of failed solar eruption initiated and destructed by magnetic reconnection
Energetics of a solar flare and a coronal mass ejection generated by a hot channel eruption
An Optically Thin View of the Flaring Chromosphere: Nonthermal widths in a chromospheric condensation during an X-class solar flare
A Database of Magnetic and Thermodynamic Properties of Confined And Eruptive Solar Flares

Related Pages
MSU Solar Physics.
Max Millennium Science Mail Archive.
Max Millennium Message of the Day Mail Archive.
Max Millennium Flare Catalog

Archive Maintainer
Alisdair Davey



© 2000-2020 Solar Physics Group - Montana State University