Non-thermal processes in large solar flares

@article{Lin1975NonthermalPI,
  title={Non-thermal processes in large solar flares},
  author={R. Lin and H. Hudson},
  journal={Solar Physics},
  year={1975},
  volume={50},
  pages={153-178}
}
AbstractWe analyze particle acceleration processes in large solar flares, using observations of the August, 1972, series of large events. The energetic particle populations are estimated from the hard X-ray and γ-ray emission, and from direct interplanetary particle observations. The collisional energy losses of these particles are computed as a function of height, assuming that the particles are accelerated high in the solar atmosphere and then precipitate down into denser layers. We compare… Expand
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