Shocks and MAgnetoSheaths in the Heliosphere (SMASH)

Project Details

Description

Academy of Finland funded Shocks and MAgnetoSheaths in the Heliosphere (SMASH) Consortium (led by Prof. Tuija Pulkkinen, Aalto University) focuses on identify the physical processes governing the formation and properties of shocked plasma and their propagation and interactions in the heliosphere, including the solar wind and terrestrial planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars).
AcronymSMASH
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date01/08/201731/07/2021

Fields of Science

  • 115 Astronomy, Space science