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Global Hybrid Versus MHD Modeling of the Magnetosphere: Magnetic Potential

This series of animations compares a two-dimensional global hybrid simulation with an magnetohydrodynamic model of the interaction of the solar wind with the Earth's magnetosphere.

Visualization Credits

Liam Krauss (Hughes STX): Lead Animator
Andy Acuna (Hughes STX): Animator
Steve Zalesak (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Dan Spicer (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
F. Kazeminezhad (University of Maryland): Scientist
S. Curtis (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
D. Papadopoulos (University of Maryland): Scientist
J. Huba (NRL): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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SVS >> Magnetohydrodynamics
SVS >> Magnetosphere
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