A review of the 0.1 reconnection rate problem

<jats:p>A long-standing problem in magnetic reconnection is to explain why it tends to proceed at or below a normalized rate of 0.1. This article gives a review of observational and numerical evidence for this rate and discusses recent theoretical work addressing this problem. Some remaining o...

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Journal Title: Journal of Plasma Physics
Authors and Corporations: Cassak, P. A., Liu, Y.-H., Shay, M. A.
In: Journal of Plasma Physics, 83, 2017, 5
Type of Resource: E-Article
Cambridge University Press (CUP)