The Finnish Meteorological Institute has developed an electron precipitation model, with which climate modelling can take into account the chemical changes in the atmosphere caused by electrons that are also behind aurora borealis.
Academy researcher Annika Seppälä, firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. +358 29 539 1000
Researcher Max van de Kamp, email@example.com
Senior researcher Pekka Verronen, firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. +358 29 539 4642
Alkuperäinen tutkimus: van de Kamp, M., A. Seppälä, M. A. Clilverd, C. J. Rodger, P. T. Verronen, and I. C. Whittaker (2016), A model providing long-term data sets of energetic electron precipitation during geomagnetic storms, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi:10.1002/2015JD024212.
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