TITLE

Comment on “Scaling of asymmetric magnetic reconnection: General theory and collisional simulations” [Phys. Plasmas 14, 102114 (2007)]

AUTHOR(S)
Semenov, V. S.; Heyn, M. F.; Biernat, H. K.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Physics of Plasmas;Mar2009, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p034701
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recently, Cassak and Shay [Phys. Plasmas 14, 102114 (2007)] proposed a new scaling for asymmetric reconnection referred to as Sweet–Parker-type scaling. We set into question the derivation of those scaling laws.
ACCESSION #
37258878

 

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