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Streaming clumps ejection model and the heterogeneous inner coma of Comet Wild 2

Clark, B. C.; Economou, T. E.; Green, S. F.; Sandford, S. A. and Zolensky, M. E. (2004). Streaming clumps ejection model and the heterogeneous inner coma of Comet Wild 2. In: 35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 15-19 March 2004, Houston, Texas, USA.

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Abstract

It is modeled that a significant component of the jets of some comets are released as aggregate clumps, which then fragment and shed particles after release, leading to a heterogeneous innermost coma.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1801
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8742
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2010 17:54
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/8742
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