radiation belt


radiation belt
noun

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • radiation belt — Physics. See Van Allen belt. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • Radiation Belt Storm Probes — ou RBSP est une mission spatiale de la NASA faisant partie du programme Living With a Star et composée de deux satellites qui doivent être lancée en 2012. Le programme « Living With a Star » a pour objectif de développer les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Radiation Belt Storm Probes — Infobox Spacecraft Name = Radiation Belt Storm Probes Organization = NASA Major Contractors = Applied Physics Laboratory Mission Type = Two Earth orbiters operating within Earth s radiation belts Launch = Currently 2011 Launch Vehicle = EELV… …   Wikipedia

  • Van Allen radiation belt — Van Allen radiation belts The Van Allen radiation belt is a torus of energetic charged particles (plasma) around Earth, which is held in place by Earth s magnetic field. It is believed that most of the particles that form the belts come from… …   Wikipedia

  • Van Allen radiation belt — ☆ Van Allen radiation belt [van al′ən ] n. 〚after James A. Van Allen (1914 ), U.S. physicist〛 1. a broad, doughnut shaped region surrounding the earth and composed of high energy electrons and protons trapped in the earth s magnetic field at… …   Universalium

  • van allen radiation belt — va]ˈnalə̇n , və] noun Usage: usually capitalized V&A Etymology: after James A. Van Allen b1914 American physicist : a belt of intense ionizing radiation that surrounds the earth in the outer atmosphere, has particles carrying energies of from… …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Radiation Belt and Magnetosphere — is a book written by Wilmot Hess in 1968. The intention of the book is to and sift through some 2500 articles, written since 1960, on this topic.ee also*Magnetosphere *Van Allen radiation belt …   Wikipedia

  • Earth radiation belt — Žemės jonizuojančiosios spinduliuotės juosta statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Earth radiation belt vok. Strahlungsgürtel der Erde, m rus. радиационный пояс земли, m pranc. ceinture de radiation de la Terre, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Van Allen radiation belt — ☆ Van Allen radiation belt [van al′ən ] n. [after James A. Van Allen (1914 ), U.S. physicist] 1. a broad, doughnut shaped region surrounding the earth and composed of high energy electrons and protons trapped in the earth s magnetic field at… …   English World dictionary


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