E-Print Archive

There are 4371 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
The morphology of average solar flare time profiles from observations of the Sun's lower atmosphere View all abstracts by submitter

Larisa Kashapova   Submitted: 2021-04-24 03:14

We study the decay phase of solar flares in several spectral bands using a method based on that successfully applied to white light flares observed on an M4 dwarf. We selected and processed 102 events detected in the Sun-as-a-star flux obtained with SDO/AIA images in the 1600~┼ and 304~┼ channels and 54 events detected in the 1700~┼ channel. The main criterion for the selection of time profiles was a slow, continuous flux decay without significant new bursts. The obtained averaged time profiles were fitted with analytical templates, using different time intervals, that consisted of a combination of two independent exponents or a broken power law. The average flare profile observed in the 1700~┼ channel decayed more slowly than the average flare profile observed on the M4 dwarf. As the 1700~┼ emission is associated with a similar temperature to that usually ascribed to M dwarf flares, this implies that the M dwarf flare emission comes from a more dense layer than solar flare emission in the 1700~┼ band. The cooling processes in solar flares were best described by the two exponents model, fitted over the intervals t1=[0, 0.5]t1/2 and t2=[3, 10]t1/2 where t1/2 is time taken for the profile to decay to half the maximum value. The broken power law model provided a good fit to the first decay phase, as it was able to account for the impact of chromospheric plasma evaporation, but it did not successfully fit the second decay phase.

Authors: Larisa K. Kashapova, Anne-Marie Broomhall, Alena I. Larionova, Elena G. Kupriyanova, Ilya D. Motyk
Projects: SDO-AIA

Publication Status: Published in MNRAS
Last Modified: 2021-04-25 15:35
Go to main E-Print page  Mixed properties of slow magnetoacoustic and entropy waves in a plasma with heating/cooling misbalance  Indications of stellar coronal mass ejections through coronal dimmings  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
The Poissonian origin of power laws in solar flare waiting time distributions
Correlation of the sunspot number and the waiting time distribution of solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and solar wind switchback events observed with the Parker Solar Probe
Self-organized criticality in stellar flares
Finite system-size effectrs in self-organizing criticality systems
Global energetics of solar flares. XII. Energy scaling laws
Global energetics of solar flares. XI. Flare magnitude predictions of the GOES class
Are the Magnetic Fields Radial in the Solar Polar Region?
Fast magnetoacoustic wave trains: from tadpoles to boomerangs
Multi-channel coronal hole detection with convolutional neural networks
FOXSI-2 Solar Microflares. II. Hard X-ray Imaging Spectroscopy and Flare Energetics
Structure and Evolution of an InterľActive Region Large-scale Magnetic Flux Rope
Variation of Magnetic Flux Ropes through Major Solar Flares
MHD Modeling of Solar Coronal Magnetic Evolution Driven by Photospheric Flow
The Causes of Peripheral Coronal Loop Contraction and Disappearance Revealed in a Magnetohydrodynamic Simulation of Solar Eruption
The Sun's Dynamic Extended Corona Observed in Extreme Ultraviolet
Magnetohydrodynamic Simulations of Spicular Jet Propagation Applied to Lower Solar Atmosphere Model
Thermal Trigger for Solar Flares II: Effect of the Guide Magnetic Field
The role of non-axisymmetry of magnetic flux rope in constraining solar eruptions
Energy budget of plasma motions, heating, and electron acceleration in a three-loop solar flare
Space weather: the solar perspective - an update to Schwenn (2006)

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