Observation of the Evolution of a Current Sheet in a Solar Flare

@article{Zhu2016ObservationOT,
  title={Observation of the Evolution of a Current Sheet in a Solar Flare},
  author={Chunming Zhu and Rui Liu and David M. Alexander and R. T. James McAteer},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={821}
}
We report multi-wavelength and multi-viewpoint observations of a solar eruptive event which involves loop-loop interactions. During a C2.0 flare, motions associated with inflowing and outflowing plasma provide evidence for ongoing magnetic reconnection. The flare loop top and a rising "concave-up" feature are connected by a current-sheet-like structure (CSLS). The physical properties (thickness, length, temperature, and density) of the CSLS are evaluated. In regions adjacent to the CSLS, the… 

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