Interpretation of the First-Order Correction to the Magnetic Moment Invariant.

by R. H. Hall

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A letter to the editor of The Journal of Geophysical Research, giving a new formulation of the first adiabatic invariant of charged particle motion to first-order accuracy. This formulation shows that the appropriately defined magnetic moment is a constant to one order beyond that usually found. 4 pp. Bibliog.

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