Mathematical Geosciences

, Volume 42, Issue 7, pp 817–838 | Cite as

Poloidal and Toroidal Field Modeling in Terms of Locally Supported Vector Wavelets

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This paper deals with multiscale modeling of poloidal and toroidal fields such as geomagnetic field and currents. The wavelets are developed from scale-dependent regularizations of the Green function with respect to the Beltrami operator. They are constructed as to be locally compact, thus, allowing a locally reflected (zooming-in) reconstruction of the geomagnetic quantities. Finally, a reconstruction algorithm is indicated in form of a tree algorithm.


Magnetic field Mie representation Green’s function Regularization Locally supported wavelets 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Geomathematics GroupUniversity of KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany

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