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A numerical code to simulate the interaction of a stellar wind with a planetary magnetosphere (downloadable on this site)

Last update: 16 August 2023 (updated version of the code) PLANET_MAG_AMRVAC is a code which numerically simulates the interaction of a supersonic stellar wind with the magnetosphere of a magnetized planet. The code can be applied to the case of the solar … Continue reading

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