Ionospheric Ion Outflow As a Source of Magnetospheric Plasma: Observations Versus Modeling I Posters

Friday, 19 December 2014: 8:00 AM-12:20 PM
Chairs:  Abdallah R Barakat, Utah State Univ, Logan, UT, United States and Daniel T Welling, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Primary Conveners:  Abdallah R Barakat, Utah State Univ, Logan, UT, United States
Co-conveners:  Charles R Chappell, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, United States, Daniel T Welling, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States and Homayoun Karimabadi, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Abdallah R Barakat, Utah State Univ, Logan, UT, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Assessing the Relative Impact of Distinct Ionospheric Outflow Populations on Geospace Dynamics using Multi-Fluid Global MHD simulations
Oliver Brambles1, William Lotko2, Jeremy Ouellette3, Binzheng Zhang2, John Lyon2 and Michael James Wiltberger4, (1)Dartmouth College, Thayer School of Engineering, Hanover, NH, United States, (2)Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States, (3)Thayer School of Engineering, Hanover, NH, United States, (4)National Center for Atmospheric Research, High Altitude Observatory, Boulder, CO, United States
Ionospheric Ion Upflows Associated with the Alfven Wave Heating
Paul Song and Jiannan Tu, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Space Science Laboratory and Physics Department, Lowell, MA, United States
Reconstruction of auroral zone ion outflow during a substorm from VISIONS ENA measurements
Douglas E. Rowland1, James H Clemmons2, Michael R Collier3, James H Hecht4, John W Keller5, Jeffrey Klenzing6, Jason L. McLain7 and Robert F Pfaff Jr3, (1)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Heliophysics Sci. Div., Greenbelt, MD, United States, (2)Aerospace Corporation Pasadena, Pasadena, CA, United States, (3)NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (4)Aerospace Corporation Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States, (5)Code 691 SSED, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (6)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (7)University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States
A survey of the cusp ion outflow’s kinetic energy flux measured by Polar and FAST during conjunction events
Sheng Tian1, John R Wygant1, Cynthia A Cattell1, Jack D Scudder2, James P McFadden3, Forrest Mozer3 and Christopher T Russell4, (1)University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, United States, (2)Univ of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States, (3)University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, United States, (4)Univ California, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Thermospheric Wind Impacts on Ionospheric Upflow and Outflow
Meghan Burleigh, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL, United States and Matthew D Zettergren, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ, Daytona Beach, FL, United States
Investigate the Upflow Ions with a Constellation: An introduction to a Future Chinese Mission
Yong Liu, Center for Space Science and Applied Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Chi Wang, CSSAR, CAS, Beijing, China, Jiyao Xu, National Space Science Center, Beijing, China and Berndt Klecker, Max Planck Institut for Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany
Ionospheric outflows as possible source of the low-energy plasma flux tubes controlling the dimension of pulsating auroral patches
Jun Liang1, Eric Donovan1, Toshi Nishimura2, Bing Yang1 and Vassilis Angelopoulos2, (1)University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, (2)UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Refilling of the Plasmasphere at Geosynchronous Orbit: Observations and Modeling
Michael Denton, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, LA1, United Kingdom and Joseph E Borovsky, Space Science Institute, Los Alamos, NM, United States
A New Global Core Plasma Model of the Plasmasphere
Dennis Lee Gallagher1, Richard H Comfort2 and Paul D. Craven1, (1)NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL, United States, (2)University of Alabama Huntsville, Emeritus, Huntsville, United States
Discovery of Suprathermal Fe+ in the Magnetospheres of Earth and Saturn
Stephen P Christon1, Douglas C Hamilton2, Donald G Mitchell3, John M C Plane4, Robert D DiFabio5, Stamatios M Krimigis3,6, Stuart R Nylund3 and Anthony Lui3, (1)Focused Analysis and Research, Columbia, MD, United States, (2)University of Maryland, College Park, MD, United States, (3)Applied Physics Laboratory Johns Hopkins, Laurel, MD, United States, (4)University of Leeds, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2, United Kingdom, (5)University of Louisiana, Department of Physics, Lafayette, LA, United States, (6)Academy of Athens, Office of Space Research and Technology, Athens, Greece