Radiation Signatures of Sub-Larmor Scale Magnetic Fields

@article{Medvedev2010RadiationSO,
  title={Radiation Signatures of Sub-Larmor Scale Magnetic Fields},
  author={Mikhail V. Medvedev and Jacob Trier Frederiksen and Troels Haugboelle and Aake Nordlund},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={737},
  pages={55}
}
Spontaneous rapid growth of strong magnetic fields is rather ubiquitous in high-energy density environments ranging from astrophysical sources (e.g., gamma-ray bursts and relativistic shocks), to reconnection, to laser-plasma interaction laboratory experiments, where they are produced by kinetic streaming instabilities of the Weibel type. Relativistic electrons propagating through these sub-Larmor-scale magnetic fields radiate in the jitter regime, in which the anisotropy of the magnetic fields… Expand
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