NTRS - NASA Technical Reports Server

Back to Results
Self consistent MHD modeling of the solar wind from coronal holes with distinct geometriesUtilizing an iterative scheme, a self-consistent axisymmetric MHD model for the solar wind has been developed. We use this model to evaluate the properties of the solar wind issuing from the open polar coronal hole regions of the Sun, during solar minimum. We explore the variation of solar wind parameters across the extent of the hole and we investigate how these variations are affected by the geometry of the hole and the strength of the field at the coronal base.
Document ID
Document Type
Conference Paper
Stewart, G. A. (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico City, Mexico)
Bravo, S. (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico City, Mexico)
Date Acquired
August 17, 2013
Publication Date
June 30, 1995
Subject Category
Solar Physics
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.