• Gerd W. Prölss


We begin by defining and constraining the topic of the book. This is followed by some comments on the scope of the subject matter and its organization. We conclude with a short introduction to the history of space research.


Solar Wind Solar System Space Physic Interplanetary Magnetic Field Magnetic Storm 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


Space Physics: General Literature

  1. M.D. Papagiannis, Space Physics and Space Astronomy,Gordon and Breach Science Pubhshers, New York, 1972Google Scholar
  2. S.-I. Akasofu and S. Chapman, Solar-Terrestrial Physics,Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1972Google Scholar
  3. A. Egeland, Ø. Holter and A. Omholt (eds.), Cosmical Geophysics,Universitetsforlaget, Oslo, 1973Google Scholar
  4. R.L. Carovillano and J.M. Forbes (eds.), Solar-Terrestrial Physics,Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, 1983Google Scholar
  5. G.K. Parks, Physics of Space Plasmas,Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Redwood City, 1991Google Scholar
  6. J.K. Hargreaves, The Solar-Terrestrial Environment,Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1992Google Scholar
  7. M.G. Kivelson and C.T. Russell (eds.). Introduction to Space Physics,Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1995Google Scholar
  8. W. Baumjohann and R.A. Treumann, Basic Space Plasma Physics,Imperial College Press, London, 1996Google Scholar
  9. T.E. Cravens, Physics of Solar System Plasmas,Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1997CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. M.B. Kallenrode, Space Physics,Springer-Verlag, Berhn, 1998Google Scholar
  11. T.I. Gombosi, Physics of the Space Environment,Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1998CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. S. Biswas, Cosmic Perspectives in Space Physics,Kluwer Academic Pubhshers, Dordrecht, 2000Google Scholar

Space Technology

  1. M. Rycroft (ed.). The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Space,Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1990Google Scholar
  2. O. Montenbruck and E. Gill, Satellite Orbits,Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2000MATHCrossRefGoogle Scholar


  1. Journal of Geophysical Research - Space Physics, American Geophysical Union, Washington/DCGoogle Scholar
  2. Annales Geophysicae - Atmospheres, Hydrospheres and Space Sciences, European Geophysical Society, Katlenburg-LindauGoogle Scholar
  3. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics,Pergamon, Elsevier Science Ltd., OxfordGoogle Scholar
  4. Advances in Space Research,Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), Pergamon, Elsevier Science Ltd., OxfordGoogle Scholar
  5. Geophysical Research Letters,American Geophysical Union, Washington/DCGoogle Scholar
  6. Reviews of Geophysics,American Geophysical Union, Washington/DCGoogle Scholar
  7. Space Science Reviews,Kluwer Academic Publishers, DordrechtGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerd W. Prölss
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Astrophysik und Extraterrestrische ForschungUniversität BonnBonnGermany

Personalised recommendations