Toward a Next Generation Particle Precipitation Model: Mesoscale Prediction Through Machine Learning (a Case Study and Framework for Progress)

@article{Mcgranaghan2020TowardAN,
  title={Toward a Next Generation Particle Precipitation Model: Mesoscale Prediction Through Machine Learning (a Case Study and Framework for Progress)},
  author={Ryan Mcgranaghan and Jack L. Ziegler and T{\'e}o Bloch and Spencer Mark Hatch and Enrico Camporeale and Kristina A. Lynch and Mathew J. Owens and Jesper W. Gjerloev and Binzheng Zhang and Susan Skone},
  journal={Space Weather},
  year={2020},
  volume={19}
}
We advance the modeling capability of electron particle precipitation from the magnetosphere to the ionosphere through a new database and use of machine learning (ML) tools to gain utility from those data. We have compiled, curated, analyzed, and made available a new and more capable database of particle precipitation data that includes 51 satellite years of Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) observations temporally aligned with solar wind and geomagnetic activity data. The new… 

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