Resistive evolution of the magnetized Kelvin-Helmholtz instability

Lee, H. and Kim, T. and Min, K. (1997) Resistive evolution of the magnetized Kelvin-Helmholtz instability. Il nuovo cimento C, 20 C (1). pp. 121-126. ISSN 1826-9885


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It is found from the resistive MHD simulation that the most effective momentum transport due to Kelvin-Helmholtz instability is obtained in the small range of magnetic-field intensity when the highly sheared field lines undergo magnetic reconnection in the late stage of the evolution.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Physics of the magnetosphere
Subjects: 500 Scienze naturali e Matematica > 530 Fisica
Depositing User: Marina Spanti
Date Deposited: 09 May 2017 09:24
Last Modified: 09 May 2017 09:24

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