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The University of Iowa

Dr. Craig Kletzing

 Publications, Press Releases and Presentations about our projects

 

NASA’s Radiation Belt Storm Probes prepare for new space weather mission.
Geoffrey D. Reeves
Space Science and Applications Group
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(reeves@lanl.gov)

 

Van Allen Probes Publications

(previously called Radiation Belt Storm Probes) 
 

Publications and Presentations

 

Artemyev, A.V., O.V. Agapitov, F. Mozer, and V. Krasnoselskikh, Thermal electron acceleration by localized bursts of electric field in the radiation belts, Geophys. Res. Lett.,41, doi: 10.1002/2014GL061248, 2014.

Baker, D.N., S. G. Kanekal, V. C. Hoxie, M. G. Henderson, X. Li, H. E. Spence, S. R. Elkington,R. H. W. Friedel, J. Goldstein, M. K. Hudson, G. D. Reeves, R. M. Thorne, C. A. Kletzing,and S. G. Claudepierre, A Long-Lived Relativistic Electron Storage Ring Embedded in Earth’s Outer Van Allen BeltScience , 340, (6129), pp. 186-190, doi:10.1126/science.1233518, April 12,2013.

Baker, D. N., S.G. Kanekal, V.C. Hoxie, S. Batiste, M. Bolton, X. Li, S.R. Elkington, et al.,  The Relativistic Electron-Proton Telescope (REPT) Instrument on Board the Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) Spacecraft: Characterization of Earth’s Radiation Belt High-Energy Particle Populations, Space Science Reviews, pp. 337-381, doi: 10.1007/s11214-012-9950-9.

Baker, D. N., V. C. Hoxie, A. Jaynes, A. Kale, S. G. Kanekal, X. Li, G. D. Reeves and H. E. Spence(2013), James Van Allen and His Namesake NASA MissionEos Trans. AGU, 94(49), pp. 469-470,doi:10.1002/2013EO490001 , Dec. 3, 2013.

Baker,D.N., A. N. Jaynes, X. Li, M. G. Henderson, S. G. Kanekal, G. D. Reeves, H. E. Spence, S. G. Claudepierre, J. F. Fennell, M. K. Hudson, R. M. Thorne, J. C. Foster, P. J. Erickson, D. M. Malaspina, J. R. Wygant, A. Boyd, C. A. Kletzing, A. Drozdov, Y. Y. Shprits, Gradual Diffusion and Punctuated Phase Space Density Enhancements of Highly Relativistic Electrons: Van Allen Probes ObservationsGeophys. Res. Lett.,doi: 10.1002/2013GL058942, Published online Mar. 4, 2014.

Baker, D.,New Twists in Earths Radiation Belts, September/October 2014, American Scientist, 102 (5), p. 374, doi:10.1511/2014.110.374 , Sept./Oct. 2014.

Berman, S., W. Cheng, H. Borowski, and D. Persons, Spin stabilization design and testing of the Van Allen Probes, IEEE, pp. 1-14, doi: 10.1109/AERO.2014.6836234, Mar. 1-8, 2014

Binbin, N., J. Bortnik, R. M. Thorne, Q. Ma, L. Chen, Resonant scattering and resultant pitch angle evolution of relativistic electrons by plasmaspheric hiss,J. Geophys. Res.: Space Physics, 118, pp. 7740–7751, doi: 10.1002/2013JA019260, Dec. 12, 2013.

Blake, J B, Carranza P A, Claudepierre S G, Clemmons J H, Crain W R, et al.,The Magnetic Electron Ion Spectrometer (MagEIS) Instruments Aboard the Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP)Spacecraft, Space Science Reviews, pp. 383-421 doi: 10.1007/s11214-013-9991-8, June 7, 2013 

Boyd, J., Spence H E, Claudepierre S G, Fennell F., Blake J B, et al., Quantifying the radiation belt seed population in the 17 March 2013 electron acceleration event, Geophys. Res. Lett, 41, (7), pp. 2275 - 2281 doi: 10.1002/2014GL059626, April 16, 2014.

Bushman, S., Design, Fabrication, and Testing of the Radiation Belt Storm Probes Propulsion Systems, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, doi: 10.2514/6.2012-4332, July 30-Aug. 1, 2012.

 Butler, M., and S. Laughery, The RBSP Spacecraft Power System Design and Development, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, doi: 10.2514/MIECEC1210.2514/6.2012-4059, July 30-Aug. 1, 2012.

Butler, H., The Van Allen Probes Power System Launch and Early Mission Performance, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, doi: 10.2514/MIECEC1310.2514/6.2013-3737, 2013 

Chan, A., C. Rodger, G. D. Reeves, New Directions for Radiation Belt ResearchSpace Weather, 7, 7, doi: 10.1029/2008SW000436, July 16, 2009.

Chaston, C.C., J.W. Bonnell, J.R. Wygant, F. Mozer, S.D. Bale, K. Kersten, A.W. Breneman, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, G.B. Hospodarsky, C.W. Smith, and E.A. MacDonald, Observations of Kinetic Scale Field Line ResonancesGeophys. Res. Lett., 41, doi:10.1002/2013GL058507, online Jan. 21, 2014. 

Chen, L., Thorne M, Bortnik J., Li W., Horne B, et al., Generation of Unusually Low Frequency Plasmaspheric Hiss, Geophys. Res. Lett, doi: 10.1002/2014GL060628, Aug. 20, 2014. 

Chen, Y., G. D. Reeves, R. H. W. Friedel, G. S. Cunningham, Global time-dependent chorus maps from low-Earth-orbit electron precipitation and Van Allen Probes dataGeophys. Res. Lett., 41, 3, pp. 755-761, doi: 10.1002/2013GL059181, Feb. 16, 2014.

Chen, Y., Friedel H. W., Henderson G., Claudepierre G., Morley S., et al., REPAD: An Empirical Model of Pitch-angle Distributions for Energetic Electrons in the Earths Outer Radiation Belt, J. Geophys. Res.: Space Physics, 119, (3), pp. 1693-1708, DOI: 10.1002/2013JA019431, March 7, 2014.

Claudepierre, S.G., I.R. Mann, K. Takahashi, J.F. Fennell, M.K. Hudson, B. Blake, J.L. Roeder, Clemmons, J.H., H.E. Spence, G.D. Reeves, D.N. Baker, H.O. Funsten, R.H.W. Friedel, M.G. Henderson, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, and R. Wygant, Van Allen Probes Observation of Localized Drift-Resonance Between Poloidal Mode Ultra-low Frequency Waves and 60 keV ElectronsGeophys. Res. Lett., 40, pp. 4491-4497, doi:10.1002/grl.50901, Sept. 16, 2013. 

Dai, L., K. Takahashi, J. R. Wygant, L. Chen, J. Bonnell, C. A. Cattell, S. Thaller, C. Kletzing, C. W. Smith, R. J. MacDowall, D. N. Baker, J. B. Blake, J. Fennell, S. Claudepierre, H. O. Funsten, G. D. Reeves, H. E. Spence, Excitation of poloidal standing Alfvén waves through drift resonance wave-particle interaction,Geophys. Res. Lett , 40, 16, pp. 4127-4132, doi: 10.1002/grl.50800, Aug. 28, 2013.

Fennell, J.F., J.L. Roeder, W.S. Kurth, M.G. Henderson, B.A. Larsen, G. Hospodarsky, J.R. Wygant, J.S.G. Claurepierre, J.B. Blake, H.E. Spence, J.H. Clemmons, H.O. Funsten, C.A. Kletzing, and G.D. Reeves, Van Allen Probes Observations of Direct Wave Particle 1 InteractionsGeophys. Res. Lett.,doi: 10.1002/2013GL059165,submitted, October 27, 2013. 

Foster, J.C., P.J. Erickson, D.N. Baker, S.G. Claudepierre, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, G.D. Reeves, S.A. Thaller, H.E. Spence, Y.Y. Shprits, and J.R. Wygant Prompt Energization of Relativistic and Highly Relativistic Electrons During a Substorm Interval: Van Allen Probes Observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, doi:10.1002/2013GL058438, online Jan. 15, 2014.

Foster, J.C., P. J. Erickson, A. J. Coster, S. Thaller, J. Tao, J. R. Wygant, J. W. Bonnell, Storm time observations of plasmasphere erosion flux in the magnetosphere and ionosphereGeophys. Res. Lett , 41, 3 pp. 762-768, doi: 10.1002/2013GL059124, Feb. 16, 2014.

Fox, N. J., and J.L. Burch, Preface, Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 1-2, doi: 10.1007/s11214-013-9997-2, Nov. 2013.

Fox, N. J., and J.L. Burch, The Van Allen Probes Mission, ISBN 978-1-4899-7432-7, Springer, 2013.

Funsten, H. O., R.M. Skoug, A.A. Guthrie, E.A. MacDonald, J.R. Baldonado, et al., Helium, Oxygen, Proton, and Electron (HOPE) Mass Spectrometer for the Radiation Belt Storm Probes Mission, Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 423-484, doi: 10.1007/s11214-013-9968-7, Nov. 2013.

Gerrard, A., L. Lanzerotti, M. Gkioulidou, D. Mitchell, J. Manweiler, et al., Quiet time observations of He ions in the inner magnetosphere as observed from the RBSPICE instrument aboard the Van Allen Probes mission, Geophys. Res. Lett , 41, (4), pp.1100 – 1105, doi: 10.1002/2013GL059175, Feb. 19, 2014.

Ginet, G. P., T.P. O’Brien, S.L. Huston, W.R. Johnston, T.B. Guild, et al., AE9, AP9 and SPM: New Models for Specifying the Trapped Energetic Particle and Space Plasma Environment, Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 579-615, doi: 10.1007/s11214-013-9964-y, Nov. 2013.

Gkioulidou, M.,A.Y. Ukhorskiy,D.G. Mitchell,T. Sotirelis,B.H. Mauk, et al., The role of small-scale ion injections in the buildup of Earth's ring current pressure: Van Allen Probes observations of the March 17 th , 2013 storm, J. Geophys. Res.: Space Physics, online version, doi: 10.1002/2014JA020096, Sep. 19, 2014.

Goldsten, J.O., R.H. Maurer, P.N. Peplowski, A.G. Holmes-Siedle, C.C. Herrmann, et al., The Engineering Radiation Monitor for the Radiation Belt Storm Probes Mission,  Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 485-502, doi: 10.1007/s11214-012-9917-x, Nov. 2013.

Harvey, J., and J. Eichstedt, Van Allen Probes Low Cost Mission Operations Concept and Lessons Learned,  American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, doi: 10.2514/6.2013-5450, Sept. 10-12, 2013.

Hospodarsky, G. B., J. S. Leisner, K. Sigsbee, J. D. Menietti, W. S. Kurth, D. A. Gurnett, C. A. Kletzing, and O. Santolik, Plasma Wave Observations at Earth, Jupiter, and Saturn, Dynamics of Earth's Radiation Belts and Inner Magnetosphere, ed. by D. Summers, I.R. Mann, D.N. Baker, and M. Schulz, Geophys. Monogr. Ser., Vol. 199, pp. 415-430, doi:10.1029/2012GM001342, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, Dec. 2012. 

Holmes-Siedle, A. G., J.O. Goldsten, R.H. Maurer, and P.N. Peplowski, RadFET Dosimeters in the Belt: the Van Allen Probes on Day 365, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 61, (2), pp. 948 - 954 doi: 10.1109/TNS.2014.2307012, April, 2014.

Hudson, M. K., Space physics: A fast lane in the magnetosphere,  Nature, 504, pp. 383 – 384, doi: 10.1038/504383a, Dec. 18, 2013.

 Hudson, M.K.,  D. N. Baker, J. Goldstein, B. T. Kress, J. Paral, F. R. Toffoletto , M. Wiltberger , Simulated magnetopause losses and Van Allen Probe flux dropoutsGeophys. Res. Lett , 41, 4, pp. 1113-1118, doi: 10.1002/2014GL059222, Feb. 28, 2014.

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Jordanova, V. K., Y. Yu, J.T. Niehof, R.M. Skoug, G.D. Reeves, C.A. Kletzing, J.F. Fennell, et al., Simulations of inner magnetosphere dynamics with an expanded RAM-SCB model and comparisons with Van Allen Probes observations, Geophys. Res. Lett, 41, (8), pp. 2687 – 2694,  doi:  10.1002/2014GL059533, April 28, 2014.

Kemp, L., G. McGee, and J. Shankar, Analysis of Spinning Spacecraft with Wire Booms Part 1: Derivation of Nonlinear Dynamics,  AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, doi: 10.2514/6.2009-6202, Aug. 10-13, 2009.

Kessel, R. L., N.J. Fox, and M. Weiss, The Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) and Space Weather, Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 531-543, doi: 10.1007/s11214-012-9953-6, Nov. 2013.

Kirby, K., S. Bushman, M. Butler, R. Conde, K. Fretz, C. Herrmann, A. Maurer, et al., Radiation Belt Storm Probe Spacecraft and Impact of Environment on Spacecraft Design, IEEE, pp. 1-20, doi: 10.1109/AERO.2012.6187020, Mar. 3-10, 2012.

Kirby, K., and J. Stratton, Van Allen Probes: Successful launch campaign and early operations exploring Earth's radiation belts, IEEE,pp. 1-10, doi: 10.1109/AERO.2013.6496838, March 2-9, 2013.

Kirby, K., D. Artis, S. Bushman, M. Butler, R. Conde, S. Cooper, K. Fretz, et al., Radiation Belt Storm Probes—Observatory and Environments, Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp.59- 125, doi: 10.1007/s11214-012-9949-2, November 2013.

Kletzing, C., W. Kurth,.R. MacDowell, R. Torbert, G. Hospodarsky, S. Bounds, C. Smith, J.E.P. Connerney, O. Santolik, R. Thorne, V. Jordanova, J. Wygant, J. Bonnell, Initial Results From The Electric and Magnetic Field Instrument Suite and Integrated Science (EMFISIS) on the Van Allen Probes, AOES presentations 2013 conference AOGS 10th Annual Meeting, 24 to 28 June 2013.

Kletzing, C.A., W. Kurth, M. Acuna, R. Torbert, R. Thorne, V. Jordanova, S. Bounds, C. Smith, O. Santolik, R. Pfaff, D. Rowland, G. Hospodarsky, W. Baumjohann, R. Nakamura, P. Puhl-Quinn, The Electric and Magnetic Field Instrument Suite with Integrated Science (EMFISIS) on the Radiation Belt Storm Probes,AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, pp. A332, Dec. 2006.

Kletzing, C.,The Electric and Magnetic Field Instrument Suite with Integrated Science (EMFISIS) on the Radiation Belt Storm Probes, (37th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, 2008), COSPAR Meeting, 37, pp. 1540.

Kletzing, C.A., W.S. Kurth, M. Acuna, R.J. MacDowall, R.B. Torbert, T. Averkamp, D. Bodet, S.R. Bounds, M. Chutter, J. Connerney, D. Crawford, J.S. Dolan, R. Dvorsky, G.B. Hospodarsky, J. Howard, V. Jordanova, R.A. Johnson, D.L. Kirchner, B. Mokrzycki, G. Needell, J. Odom, D. Mark, R. Pfaff Jr., J.R. Phillips, C.W. Piker, S.L. Remington, D. Rowland, O. Santolik, R. Schnurr, D. Sheppard, C.W. Smith, R.M. Thorne, and J. Tyler, The Electric and Magnetic Field Instrument Suite and Integrated Science (EMFISIS) on RBSPSpace Science Reviews, doi:10.1007/s11214-013-9993-6, in press, May 9. 2013; published online June 1, 2013. 

Lee, J., K. Min, and K. Kim, Characteristic dimension of electromagnetic ion cyclotron wave activity in the magnetosphere,  J. Geophys. Res.: Space Physics, 118, (4), pp. 1651 - 1658 doi: 10.1002/jgra.50242, Apr. 30, 2013.

Li, W., R.M. Thorne, J. Bortnik, G.D. Reeves, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, G.B. Hospodarsky, H.E. Spence, B.J. Bernard, J.F. Fennell, S.G. Claudepierre, J.R. Wygant, and S.A. Thaller, An Unusual Enhancement of Low-Frequency Plasmaspheric Hiss In the Outer Plasmasphere Associated With Substorm-Injected ElectronsGeophys. Res. Lett., 40, pp. 3787-4126, doi:10.1002/grl.50787, August 16, 2013. 

Li, W., B. Ni, R.M. Thorne, J. Bortnik, J.C. Green, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, and G.B. Hospodarsky, Constructing the Global Distribution of Chorus Wave Intensity Using Measurements of Electrons by the POES Satellites and Waves by the Van Allen ProbesGeophys. Res. Lett., 40, pp. 4526-4532, doi:10.1002/grl.50920, Sept. 16, 2013. 

Li, W., J. Bortnik, R. M. Thorne, V. Angelopoulos, Global distribution of wave amplitudes and wave normal angles of chorus waves using THEMIS wave observations, , J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 116, A12, doi: 10.1029/2011JA017035, Dec. 7, 2011.

Li, W., B. Ni, R. Thorne, J. Bortnik, Y. Nishimura, J.C. Green, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, G.B. Hospodarsky, H.E. Spence, G.D. Reeves, J.B. Blake, J.F. Fennell, S.G. Claudepierre, and X. Gu, Quantifying Hiss-Driven Energetic Electron Precipitation: A Detailed Conjunction Event AnalysisGeophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2013GL059132, in press, Jan. 28, 2014. 

Li, W., Thorne R M, Ma Q, Ni B, Bortnik J, et al., Radiation belt electron acceleration by chorus waves during the 17 March 2013 storm,  J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, (6), pp. 4681 - 4693 doi:  10.1002/2014JA019945, June 2014.

Li, X., Schiller Q., Blum L., Califf S., Zhao H., et al., First Results from CSSWE CubeSat: Characteristics of Relativistic Electrons in the Near-Earth Environment During the October 2012 Magnetic Storms,  J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics,  118, (10), pp. 6489-6499, doi: 10.1002/2013JA019342, Oct. 2013.

Li, Z., M. Hudson, Y. Chen, Radial diffusion comparing a THEMIS statistical model with geosynchronous measurements as inputJ. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JA019320, Mar. 24, 2014.

Lui, T. Y., D.G. Mitchell, and L.J. Lanzerotti, Comparison of Energetic Electron Intensities Outside and Inside the Radiation Belts,  J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, (8), pp. 6213-6230, doi: 10.1002/2014JA020049, Aug. 7, 2014.

Mann, R., E.A. Lee, S.G. Claudepierre, J.F. Fennell, A. Degeling,I.J. Rae, D.N. Baker, et al., Discovery of the action of a geophysical synchrotron in the Earths Van Allen radiation beltsNature Communications, 4, 2795, doi: 10.1038/ncomms3795, Nov. 2013.

 Mann, R., M. E. Usanova, K. Murphy, M. T. Robertson, D. K. Milling, A. Kale, C. Kletzing, J. Wygant, S. Thaller and T. Raita, Spatial localization and ducting of EMIC waves: Van Allen Probes and ground-based observationsGeophys. Res. Lett., 41, 3 pp. 785-792, doi: 10.1002/2013GL058581, Feb. 15 2014.

Makela, J., J. Harding, W. Meriwether, R. Mesquita, S. Sanders, A.J. Ridley, M.W. Castellez, et al., Storm time response of the mid-latitude thermosphere: Observations from a network of Fabry-Perot interferometers,  J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, (8), pp. 6758-6773, doi: 10.1002/2014JA019832, Aug. 12, 2014.

Malaspina, D.M., R. E. Ergun, A. Sturner, J. R. Wygant, J. W. Bonnell, A. Breneman, K. Kersten , Chorus waves and spacecraft potential fluctuations: Evidence for wave-enhanced photoelectron escapeGeophys. Res. Lett., 41, 2, pp. 236-243, doi: 10.1002/2013GL058769, Jan. 28, 2014.

Malaspina, M.,L. Andersson, E. Ergun, J.R. Wygant, J.W. Bonnell, C. Kletzing, G.D. Reeves, et al., Nonlinear Electric Field Structures in the Inner Magnetosphere, Geophys. Res. Lett, online, doi: 10.1002/2014GL061109, Aug. 19, 2014.

Matsui, H., R. B. Torbert, H. E. Spence, Yu. V. Khotyaintsev, P.-A. Lindqvist, Revision of empirical electric field modeling in the inner magnetosphere using Cluster dataJ. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, pp. 4119-4134, doi:10.1002/jgra.50373, July 11, 2013.

Mauk, B. H., Analysis of EMIC-wave-moderated flux limitation of measured energetic ion spectra in multispecies magnetospheric plasmas, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, (15), pp. 3804 - 3808 doi: 10.1002/grl.50789, Aug. 12, 2013.

Mauk, B. H., N.J. Fox, S.G. Kanekal, R.L. Kessel, D.G. Sibeck, A. Ukhorskiy, Science Objectives and Rationale for the Radiation Belt Storm Probes Mission,  Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 3-27, doi:  10.1007/s11214-012-9908-y, Nov. 2013.

Mauk, B.H., D.G. Sibeck, and R. L. Kessel, Journal Special Collection Explores Early Results From the Van Allen Probes Mission,  Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, 95, (13), pp.112 – 112, doi: 10.1002/2014EO130007, Apr. 1, 2014.

Mazur, J., L. Friesen, A. Lin, D. Mabry, N. Katz, Y. Dotan, J. George, et al., The Relativistic Proton Spectrometer (RPS) for the Radiation Belt Storm Probes Mission,  Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 221-261, doi: 10.1007/s11214-012-9926-9, Nov. 2013.

Mazur, J. E., T.P O'Brien, M.D. Looper, and J.B.Blake, Large anisotropies of >60MeV protons throughout the inner belt observed with the Van Allen Probes mission, Geophys. Res. Lett, 41,(11), pp. 3738 - 3743 doi: 10.1002/2014GL060029, June 12, 2014.
 

Maurer, R., J.O. Goldsten, P.N. Peplowski, A.G. Holmes-Siedle, M.H. Butler, C.C. Herrmann, and B.H. Mauk, Early Results from the Engineering Radiation Monitor (ERM) and Solar Cell Monitor on the Van Allen Probes Mission,  IEEE, doi: 10.1109/TNS.2013.2281937, Nov. 1, 2013.

McGee, T. G., U.J. Shankar, and B.L. Kemp, Analysis of Spinning Spacecraft with Wire Booms Part 2: Out-of-Plane Dynamics and Maneuvers, AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, doi: 10.2514/6.2009-6203, Aug. 10-13, 2009.

Millan, R. M., M.P. McCarthy, J.G. Sample, D.M. Smith, L.D. Thompson, D.G. McGaw, L.A. Woodger, et al., The Balloon Array for RBSP Relativistic Electron Losses (BARREL), Space Science Reviews, 179, pp. 503-530, doi: 10.1007/s11214-013-9971-z, Mar. 26, 2013.

Min, K., J. Lee, and K. Keika, Chorus wave generation near the dawnside magnetopause due to drift shell splitting of substorm-injected electrons, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 115, (A5), doi: 10.1029/2010JA015474, Sep. 25, 2010.

Min, K., J. Lee, K. Keika, and W. Li, Global distribution of EMIC waves derived from THEMIS observations, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 117, (A5), doi:  10.1029/2012JA017515, May 11, 2012.

Min, K., J. Bortnik, and J. Lee, A novel technique for rapid L* calculation using UBK coordinates, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, (1),pp.192-197, doi: 10.1029/2012JA018177, Jan. 31, 2013.

Min, K., J. Bortnik, and  J. Lee, A novel technique for rapid L calculation: algorithm and implementation,  J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, (5),pp. 1912-1921, doi: 10.1002/jgra.50250, May 8, 2013.

Min, K., J. Bortnik, D.L. Turner, K. Keika, W. Li, L.J. Lanzerotti, D.G. Mitchell, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, and H.J. Singer, Energetic Electron Acceleration During the March 1, 2013 Storm: Observations from the Van Allen Probes RBSPICE InstrumentGeophys. Res. Lett., submitted, Oct. 30, 2013. 

Mitchell, D. G., L.J. Lanzerotti, C.K. Kim, M. Stokes, G. Ho, S. Cooper, A. Ukhorskiy, et al., Radiation Belt Storm Probes Ion Composition Experiment (RBSPICE),  Space Science Reviews, 179, (1-4), pp. 263-308, doi: 10.1007/s11214-013-9965-x, Nov. 2013.

Mokrzycki, Brian Thomas. “WvFEv3, an FPGA-based general purpose digital signal processor for space applications” MS thesis. University of Iowa, 2011.

Morley, S. K., M. G. Henderson, G. D. Reeves, R. H. W. Friedel and D. N. Baker, Phase Space Density matching of relativistic electrons using the Van Allen Probes: REPT resultsGeophys. Res. Lett., 40, 18, pp. 4798–4802, doi 10.1002/grl.50909, Sept. 28,2013.

Mozer, F., S.D. Bale, J.W. Bonnell, C.C. Chaston, I. Roth,J. Wygant, Megavolt Parallel Potentials Arising from Double-Layer Streams in the Earth’s Outer Radiation Belt, Phys. Rev. Lett., 111, (23), pp. 235002-1-235002-5,  doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.235002, Dec. 2, 2013.

 Mozer, S., O. Agapitov, V. Krasnoselskikh, S. Lejosne, G.D. Reeves, I. Roth, Direct Observation of Radiation-Belt Electron Acceleration from Electron-Volt Energies to Megavolts by Nonlinear Whistlers, Phys. Rev. Lett., 113, (3), pp. 035001-1 – 035001-5,  doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.035001, July 14, 2014.

Ni, B., J. Bortnik, R.M. Thorne, Q. Ma, and L. Chen, Resonant scattering and resultant pitch angle evolution of relativistic electrons by plasmaspheric hiss, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, (3), pp. 7740 – 7751, doi: 10.1002/2013JA019260, Dec. 26, 2013.

Ni, B., W. Li, R.M. Thorne, J. Bortnik, Q. Ma, L. Chen, C.A. Kletzing, W.S. Kurth, G.B. Hospodarsky, G.D. Reeves, H.E. Spence, J.B. Blake, J.F. Fennell, and S.G. Claudepierre, Resonant Scattering of Energetic Electrons by Unusual Low-Frequency Hiss, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2014GL059389, in press, Feb. 6, 2014. 

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