MPOLE is a suite of IDL programs implimenting the Minimum Current Corona model.   The software, some documentation and a few examples, are freely available, below without implied warranty. The current release is Version 2.4. [ Previous upgrades: Version 2.2 ]


Please download the software and use it freely. We ask for two pieces of information that we can report to our sponsors. We also ask that if you use the software in a publication that you acknowledge the source and cite one of the papers in which its basis was first published (any of the 4 listed below). Please direct any questions to Dana Longcope.

The model is described in several published papers:

This is work supported by the National Science Foundation

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