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By Nicolas Biver, Dominique Bockelée-Morvan, Pierre Colom, Jacques Crovisier (auth.), H. Boehnhardt, M. Combi, M. R. Kidger, R. Schulz (eds.)

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Comet Hale-Bopp defines a milestone occasion for cometary technological know-how: it's the first "really monstrous" comet saw with sleek apparatus at the floor and from house and because of that; it's thought of the hot reference item in cometary sciences.

At the start of a brand new period in spacecraft exploration of comets and 5 years after Hale-Bopp's perihelion passage those complaints of invited and contributed papers for IAU Colloquium 186 "Cometary technological know-how after Hale-Bopp" overview the state of the art wisdom on comets, the icy, dusty and so much primordial left-overs of the formation disk of our personal sunlight procedure.

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McComas, D. , Wiens, R. , Lawrence, D. : 2001, 'Solar Wind Interaction with the Coma of Comet 19PIBorrelly', BAAS 33, 1087. MODELLING OF SHAPE CHANGES OF THE NUCLEI OF COMETS C/1995 01 HALE-BOPP AND 46PIWIRTANEN CAUSED BY WATER ICE SUBLIMATION BEATA DZIAK-JANKOWSKA University a/Warsaw, Institute a/Geophysics, ul. Pasteura 7, 02-093 Warszawa, Poland JACEK LELIWA-KOPYSTYNSKI University of Warsaw, Institute of Geophysics, ul. Pasteura 7, 02-093 WarsZQwa, Poland, and Space Research Centre of the Polish Academy of Sciences, ul.

However, Oliversen et al. (2002) note that several collisional mechanisms could stimulate the emission at rate equal to or faster than quenching (Bardhwaj, 1999), an idea first proposed for C (Al93 I ) emission from comet West (Feldman, 1978). Ion Acceleration. Observations of H20+ velocity gradients in the inner coma suggest acceleration less than half that measured from Halley and other comets (Anderson, 1999). Anderson (1999) suggests that mass loading of solar wind by comet ions could account for the retardation, however, Harris et al.

Ha1e-Bopp represents an extreme case ~ " Earth, Moon and Planets 90: 45-56, 2002. © 2002 Kluwer Academic Publishers. 46 WALTER M. HARRIS ET AL. where the collisional region becomes large enough to be observed directly, and, more significantly, begins to approach the photochemical scale lengths of major coma species including, H20, OH, CO 2, and HCN. When this occurs, the velocity distribution of the coma ceases to be determinable with the standard assumptions of parent-daughter energy/velocity breakdown, vectorial flow, and a quasi isovelocity ballistic coma that are used to invert distributions and aperture averaged line profiles directly to gas production and dynamics.

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