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International Journal of Geophysics
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 530865, 17 pages
Ionospheric Disturbances Recorded by DEMETER Satellite over Active Volcanoes: From August 2004 to December 2010
1CNRS, UMR6524-OPGC-UPB, avenue des Landais, BP80026, 63177 Aubière Cedex, France
2CNES, CNRS, UMR6524-OPGC-UPB, 24 avenue des Landais, 63177 Aubière Cedex, France
3Laboratory of Physics and Chemistry of the Environment and of Space, CNRS, 3 avenue de la Recherche Scientifique, 45071 Orléans Cedex 2, France
Received 13 May 2013; Revised 5 September 2013; Accepted 9 September 2013
Academic Editor: Bruno Zolesi
Copyright © 2013 Jacques Zlotnicki et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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