E-Print Archive

There are 4524 abstracts currently viewable.


Advanced Search
Main Page Add New E-Print Submitter
News Help/FAQ About Preferences
Manage Key Phrase
The 3D Geometry, 3D Motion, and Hydrodynamics of Oscillating Coronal Loops View all abstracts by submitter

Markus J. Aschwanden   Submitted: 2009-01-31 12:19

We transition from two-dimensional (2D) imaging observations of kink-mode loop oscillations in the solar corona to three-dimensional (3D) reconstructions by exploring two new methods: (1) De-projection of 2D loop tracings using the strategy of curvature maximization in 3D space, based on the assumption of force-free magnetic fields; and (2) stereoscopic triangulation of epipolar loop coordinates using coaligned images from the STEREO EUVI/A and B spacecraft. Both methods reveal new features of oscillating loops: non-circularity, non-planarity, and helical geometries. We extend the 3D reconstruction techniques into the time domain and find indications of circularly polarized (torsional) kink-mode oscillations, in contrast to linearly polarized modes assumed previously. We discuss also hydrodynamic effects of coronal loops in non-equilibrium state that are essential for the detection and modeling of kink-mode oscillations.

Authors: Markus J. Aschwanden
Projects: STEREO

Publication Status: Space Science Reviews, Topical Issue on Coronal Seismology, (subm, Jan-31,2009)
Last Modified: 2009-02-01 10:17
Go to main E-Print page  Nonlinear fast magnetoacoustic wave propagation in the neighbourhood of a 2D magnetic X-point: oscillatory reconnection  Cyclic magnetic field reconnection  Edit Entry  Download Preprint  Submitter's Homepage Delete Entry 

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
Coronal seismology by slow waves in non-adiabatic conditions
Exploring the Ideal MHD Quasi-Modes of a Plasma Interface with a Thick Nonuniform Transition
Changes of Magnetic Energy and Helicity in Solar Active Regions from Major Flares
Spectroscopic and Imaging Observations of Spatially Extended Magnetic Reconnection in the Splitting of a Solar Filament Structure
The Universality of Power Law Slopes in the Solar Photosphere and Transition Region Observed with HMI and IRIS
Turbulence and Anomalous Resistivity inside Near-Earth Magnetic Clouds
On the specific energy and pressure in near-Earth magnetic clouds
Solar Energetic Particle Event Associated with the 2012 July 23 Extreme Solar Storm
Investigation of Energetic Particle Release Using Multi-point Imaging and In Situ Observations
Shock Properties and Associated Characteristics of Solar Energetic Particles in the 2017 September 10 GLE event
Dimensionality of Solar Magnetic Reconnection
Microwave Perspective on Magnetic Breakout Eruption
Effects of Coronal Density and Magnetic Field Distributions on a Global Solar EUV Wave
Multi-spacecraft Observations of the Coronal and Interplanetary Evolution of a Solar Eruption Associated with Two Active Regions
Sun-to-Earth Characteristics of the 2012 July 12 Coronal Mass Ejection and Associated Geo-effectiveness
The effect of nanoflare flows on EUV spectral lines
On some features of the solar proton event on 2021 October 28 GLE73
The role and contribution of magnetic fields, characterized via their magnetic flux, to the statistical structuring of the solar atmosphere
Do periods of decayless kink oscillations of solar coronal loops depend on noise?
Automatic detection technique for solar filament oscillations in GONG data

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