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Oulu Space Physics Textbook

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Oulu Space Physics Textbook
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Publisher: University of Oulu

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This is an online textbook that studies the solar wind and other plasma environments. It was aimed mainly for students of space physics. The text covers plasma physics, heliosphere, solar wind and IMF, magnetosphere, ionosphere, auroras, geomagnetic activity, cosmic rays, space weather, etc.

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