The Astrophysics of Galactic Cosmic Rays

Proceedings of two ISSI Workshops, 18–22 October 1999 and 15–19 May 2000, Bern, Switzerland

  • Roland Diehl
  • Etienne Parizot
  • Reinald Kallenbach
  • Rudolf Von Steiger
Conference proceedings

Part of the Space Sciences Series of ISSI book series (SSSI, volume 13)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-2
  2. The Astrophysics of Galactic Cosmic Rays

    1. R. Diehl, R. Kallenbach, E. Parizot, R. Von Steiger
      Pages 3-11
  3. Key Observations on Galactic Cosmic Rays

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. M. E. Wiedenbeck, N. E. Yanasak, A. C. Cummings, A. J. Davis, J. S. George, R. A. Leske et al.
      Pages 15-26
    3. R. A. Mewaldt, N. E. Yanasak, M. E. Wiedenbeck, A. J. Davis, W. R. Binns, E. R. Christian et al.
      Pages 27-39
    4. James J. Connell
      Pages 41-50
    5. R. Ramaty, R. E. Lingenfelter, B. Kozlovsky
      Pages 51-60
    6. Etienne Parizot
      Pages 61-71
    7. Georges Meynet, Marcel Arnould, Guy Paulus, André Maeder
      Pages 73-84
    8. Gregory Tarlé, Michael Schubnell
      Pages 95-104
    9. D. Müller
      Pages 105-116
  4. Lessons from the Heliosphere

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 117-117
    2. Rudolf A. Treumann, Toshio Terasawa
      Pages 135-150
    3. E. Grün, M. Landgraf
      Pages 151-164
  5. Radiation from the Galaxy

  6. Structure of the Interstellar Medium

  7. Working Group Reports

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 327-327
    2. L. O’C. Drury, D. E. Ellison, F. A. Aharonian, E. Berezhko, A. Bykov, A. Decourchelle et al.
      Pages 329-352
    3. D. Müller, J. J. Connel, A. Decourchelle, R. Mewaldt, S. Reynolds, A. Strong et al.
      Pages 353-373
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 375-383

About these proceedings


R. DIEHL, R. KALLENBACH, E. PARIZOT and R. VON STEIGER / The Astrophysics of Galactic Cosmic Rays 3 I: KEY OBSERVATIONS ON GALACTIC COSMIC RAYS M. E. WIEDENBECK, N. E. YANASAK, A. c. CUMMINGS, AJ. DAVIS, I. S. GEORGE, R. A. LESKE, R. A. MEWALDT, E. C. STONE, P. L. HINK, M. H. ISRAEL, M. LIJOWSKI, E. R. CHRISTIAN and TT VON ROSENVINGE / The Origin of Primary Cosmic Rays: Constraints from ACE Elemental and Isotopic Composition Observations 15 R. A. MEWALDT, N. E. YANASAK, M. E. WIEDENBECK, AJ. DAVIS, w. R. BINNS, E. R. CHRISTIAN, A. C. CUMMINGS, P. L. HINK, R. A. LESKE, S. M. NIEBUR, E. C. STONE and TT VON ROSENVINGE / Radioactive Clocks and Cosmic-Ray Transport in the Galaxy 27 J. J. CONNELL / Cosmic-Ray Composition as Observed by Ulysses 41 R. RAMATY, R. E. LINGENFELTER and B. KOZLOVSKY / Spallogenic Light Elements and Cosmic-Ray Origin 51 E. PARIZOT / Galactic Cosmic Rays and the Light Elements 61 G. MEYNET, M. ARNOULD, G. PAULUS and A. MAEDER / Wolf-Rayet Star Nucleosynthesis and the Isotopic Composition of the Galactic Cosmic Rays 73 S. P. SWORDY / The Energy Spectra and Anisotropies of Cosmic Rays 85 G. TARLE and M. SCHUBNELL / Antiparticles 95 D. MULLER / Cosmic Rays Beyond the Knee 105 II: LESSONS FROM THE HELIOSPHERE G. M. MASON / Heliospheric Lessons for Galactic Cosmic-Ray Acceleration 119 R. A.


Galaxy Supernova astronomy astrophysics cosmic ray earth galaxies heliosphere star stellar turbulence

Editors and affiliations

  • Roland Diehl
    • 1
  • Etienne Parizot
    • 2
  • Reinald Kallenbach
    • 3
  • Rudolf Von Steiger
    • 3
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für Extraterrestrische PhysikGarchingGermany
  2. 2.Institut de Physique Nucléaire d’OrsayIN2P3-CNRS / Université Paris/SudOrsayFrance
  3. 3.International Space Science InstituteBernSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-5862-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-3239-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1385-7525
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