Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy

, Volume 27, Issue 2–3, pp 125–137 | Cite as

Physics of the sun’s hot atmosphere

  • B. N. Dwivedi


This article briefly overviews the physics of the Sun’s hot atmosphere, using observations from recent solar spacecrafts: Yohkoh, SOHO, TRACE and RHESSI.


Solar atmosphere X-ray and EUV emission coronal heating solar wind 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. N. Dwivedi
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  1. 1.Department of Applied Physics, Institute of TechnologyBanaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiIndia

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