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Coronal Heating

A number of mechanisms have been proposed to explain coronal heating, The two most commonly proposed mechanisms are wave heating (ion-cyclotron waves) and micro-flare (or nano-flare) heating.

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Coronal Heating Review Articles

Coronal Loops: Observations and Modeling of Confined Plasma by Fabio Reale

Coronal Holes by Steven R. Cranmer

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