Student project: Tran Tran

Student: Tran Tran
Sponsor: OSCAR program, won a $1,000. grant to do the work
Project: Determine the absolute velocity of hot gases in coronal loops.
Faculty Mentor: Art Poland

Rebekah Evans Minnel, PhD Dissertation

Coronal Heating by Surface Alfven Wave Damping

We present results from the development of a solar wind model driven by Alfven waves with realistic damping mechanisms. We self-consistently introduce surface Alfven wave damping, which is characterized by transverse gradients in density.

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