Research

PhD and Licentiate theses completed at the
Swedish Institute of Space Physics (IRF) to 1999

PhD and Licentiate theses 2000-

PhD theses 1962-1999 and Licentiate theses 1985-1999

At IRF in Kiruna

Egeland, Alv, Studies of auroral reflections in the VHF band, Stockholm (Almqvist & Wiksell, 1962).
PhD thesis

Liszka, Ludwik, Auroral zone ionosphere investigations using transmissions from artificial Earth satellites, Stockholm (Uppsala: Almqvist & Wiksell, 1963).
PhD thesis

Gustafsson, Georg, Precipitation patterns of auroral particles in the ionosphere, Umeå (Uppsala: Almqvist & Wiksell, 1970).
PhD thesis

Olsson, S., Studies of storm effects on the total electron content and of ionospheric irregularities by means of improved techniques, KGO Report no.725, April 1972.
PhD thesis

Svennesson, J., Ionospheric D-region effects observed by means of VLF radio waves, KGO Report no.729, September 1972.
PhD thesis

Theander, Agge, Studies of auroral absorption substorms, KGO Report no.723, April 1972.
PhD thesis

Westerlund, S., Abnormal propagation conditions in the terrestrial VLF waveguide, KGo Report no.72:11, December 1972.
PhD thesis

Westin, H., Studies of infrasonic waves in the auroral zone, KGI Report no.76:5, November 1976.
PhD thesis

Lundin, Rickard, Investigations of auroral electon precipitation by means of sounding rockets, KGI Report no.77:1, April 1977.
PhD thesis

Åström, K., Cascade processes in the atmosphere and an analysis of muon monitor data, KGI report no.78:2, March 1978.
PhD thesis

Murdin, J., Incoherent scatter radar measurement in the auroral zone, KGI Report no.80:2, October 1980.
PhD thesis

Sandahl, Ingrid, Pitch angle scattering and particle precipitation in a pulsating aurora - An experimental study, KGI Report no.185, October 1984.
PhD thesis

Falck, Albert, Measurements of auroral particles by means of sounding rockets of mother-daughter type, KGI Report no. 192, June 1985.
Licentiate thesis

Stasiewicz, Kristof, On the generation of auroral arcs and inverted-V structures, KGI Report no.191, October 1985.
PhD thesis

Steen, Åke, Investigations of auroral dynamics: Techniques and results, IRF Scientific Report 194, October 1988.
PhD thesis

Häggström, Ingemar, Incoherent scatter studies of upper atmosphere dynamics and coding technique, IRF Scientific Report 204, September 1990.
PhD thesis

Kirkwood, Sheila, Electrodynamics of the auroral E-region, IRF Scientific Report 205, October 1990.
PhD thesis

Eliasson, Lars, Satellite observations of auroral acceleration processes. IRF Scientific Report 217, August 1994.
PhD thesis

Stjernman, A., Design and development of a microwave multifrequency polarimetric scatterometer for biosphere remote sensing, IRF Scientific Report 223, May 1995.
PhD thesis

Pellinen-Wannberg, Asta, Auroral and meteor applications of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radar, IRF Scientific Report 225, August 1995.
PhD thesis

Barabash, Stas, Satellite observations of the plasma - neutral coupling near Mars and the Earth, IRF Scientific Report 228, December 1995. (PDF file, 7 Mb)
PhD thesis

Nilsson, Hans, Ionospheric plasma studies with the EISCAT and Søndre Strømfjord radars, IRF Scientific Report 229, January 1996.
PhD thesis

Westman, Assar, Development of high resolution radar measurements techniques for studies of transient phenomena in the ionospheric E and F layers, IRF Scientific Report 246, November 1997.
PhD thesis

Norberg, Olle, Hot plasma measurements in the Earth and Mars environments, IRF Scientific Report 247, September 1998.
PhD thesis

Eklund, Ulrik, High altitude cusp and magnetosheath in-situ measurements, IRF Scientific Report 249, December 1998.
Licentiate thesis

Kjus, Solveig, Lower hybrid cavitites - a statistical study, IRF Scientific Report 254, March 1999.
Licentiate thesis

C:son Brandt, Pontus, ENA Imaging of planetary magnetospheres, IRF Scientific Report 259, November 1999.
PhD thesis.

At IRF in Umeå

André, M, Dispersion surfaces and ion wave instabilities in space plasmas, KGI Report no.190, August 1985.
PhD thesis

Oscarsson, T, Stability analysisi and reconstruction of wave distribution functions in warm plasmas, IRF Scientific Report 201, Februari 1989.
PhD thesis

Biro, T., Phase-space description of plasma waves. Linear and nonlinear theory. IRF Scientitic Report 211, November 1992.
Licentiate thesis

Waldemark, Joakim, Neural Network Techniques in District Heating Applications: A nonlinear approach to estimating and forecasting multiple timeseries, ISBN 91-7174-762-1, Umeå: Dept of Applied physics and Electronics, Umeå University, February 1993.
Licentiate thesis

Norqvist, P., Magnetospheric ion energization. Theories on observations by the Freja Satellite, IRF Scientific Report 227, November 1995.
Licentiate thesis

Vaivads, Andris, Auroral ion beams and ion acoustic wave generation by fan instability, IRF Scientific Report 234, May 1996.
Licentiate thesis

Waldemark, Joakim, Artificial Intelligence in Analysis of Multivariate Satellite Data, ISBN 91-7191-190-1, Umeå: Dept of Applied Physics and Electronics, Umeå University, June 1996.
PhD thesis

Waldemark, Karina, Studies of the atmosphere using infrasound recordings, ISBN 91-7191-322-X, Umeå: Umeå universitet, 1997.
PhD thesis

At IRF in Uppsala

Opgenoorth, Hermann, Three-Dimensional Current Systems Associated with Active Aurora, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Abstracts of Uppsala Dissertations from the Faculty of Science; 708, Uppsala, 1983.
PhD thesis

Holmgren, Gunnar, Artificial Stimulation of Auroral Particle Precipitation by means of a Plasma Release, ISBN 91-554-1645-4, Uppsala, March 1985.
PhD thesis

Koskinen, Hannu E., Lower Hybrid Parametric Processes in the Ionosphere and Magnetosphere - Theory and Applications, Uppsala Ionospheric Observatory, Scientific Report, UIO-SR-85-04, Uppsala, 1985.
PhD thesis

Hedberg, Åke, An Expermental Study of Ionospheric Modification Using Radio and Radar Methods, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis: Comprehensive Summaries of Uppsala Dissertations from the Faculty of Science and Technology; 1, Uppsala, September 1985.
PhD thesis

Leyser, Thomas, Stimulated electromagnetic emission in the ionosphere, IRF Scientific Report 198, March 1989.
PhD thesis

Wahlund, Jan-Erik, Ionospheric response to particle precipitation within aurora. IRF Scientific Report 208, March 1992.
PhD thesis

Goodman, Simon, Problems related to stimulated electromagnetic emissions, strong turbulence and ionospheric modification. IRF Scientific Report 212, May 1993.
PhD thesis

Waldenvik, Mattias, The dynamics of electromagnetic radiation from an HF perturbed space plasma. IRF Scientific Report 216, May 1994.
PhD thesis

Eriksson, Anders I., Investigations of solitary wave phenomena in the near-earth space plasma using the Viking and Freja satellites, IRF Scientific Report 221, May 1995.
PhD thesis

Lindström, Richard, Modelling of wide-band ionospheric HF channels, IRF Scientific Report 222, May 1995.
Licentiate thesis

Persson, M., Coordinated radar and satellite studies of magnetospheric substorms, IRF Scientific Report 233, May 1996.
PhD thesis

Olsson, Annika, Studies of Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Coupling in Auroral Substorms using Radar and Satellite Techniques, IRF Scientific Report 240, May 1997.
PhD thesis

Västberg, A., Investigations of the Ionospheric HF Channel by Ray Tracing, IRF Scientific Report 241, April 1997.
PhD thesis

At IRF in Lund

Wu, Jian-Guo, Space Weather Physics: Dynamic Neural Network Studies of Solar Wind-Magnetosphere Coupling, Lund: Lund Observatory, Lund University, 1997.
PhD thesis

Wintoft, Peter, Space Weather Physics, Prediction and classification of solar wind structures and geomagnetic activity using artificial neural networks , Lund: Lund Observatory, Lund University, 1997.
PhD thesis


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