Photospheric and Subphotospheric Dynamics of Emerging Magnetic Flux

  title={Photospheric and Subphotospheric Dynamics of Emerging Magnetic Flux},
  author={Alexander G. Kosovichev},
  journal={Space Science Reviews},
  • A. Kosovichev
  • Published 31 December 2008
  • Physics
  • Space Science Reviews
Magnetic fields emerging from the Sun’s interior carry information about physical processes of magnetic field generation and transport in the convection zone. Soon after appearance on the solar surface the magnetic flux gets concentrated in sunspot regions and causes numerous active phenomena on the Sun. This paper discusses some properties of the emerging magnetic flux observed on the solar surface and in the interior. A statistical analysis of variations of the tilt angle of bipolar magnetic… Expand
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