Solar Interior Rotation and its Variation

@article{Howe2009SolarIR,
  title={Solar Interior Rotation and its Variation},
  author={R. Howe},
  journal={Living Reviews in Solar Physics},
  year={2009},
  volume={6},
  pages={1-75}
}
  • R. Howe
  • Published 2009
  • Physics
  • Living Reviews in Solar Physics
This article surveys the development of observational understanding of the interior rotation of the Sun and its temporal variation over approximately forty years, starting with the 1960s attempts to determine the solar core rotation from oblateness and proceeding through the development of helioseismology to the detailed modern picture of the internal rotation deduced from continuous helioseismic observations during solar cycle 23. After introducing some basic helioseismic concepts, it covers… Expand
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