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Vol. 22, No. 9, 1341-1344, 1998
Solar Wind
Geophys. Res. Lett.

Papers in Scientific Journals


  1. Jelınek, K., Z. Němeček, J. Šafránková, and J. Merka, Bow shock position influenced by the tilt, Geophys. Res. Let., in preparation, 2007.

  2. Merka, J., D. Merkova, D. Odstrcil, A step toward data assimilation in solar wind research, J. of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Vol. 69, Issue 1-2, 170-178, doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2006.07.012, 2007.

  3. Němeček, Z., J. Šafránková, J. Merka, and J. Šimůnek, and L. Přech, Interball contribution to the high-altitude cusp observations, Planet. Space Sci., accepted, 2007.


  1. Jeřáb, M., Z. Němeček, J. Šafránková, K. Jelínek, and J. Merka, Improved bow shock model with dependence on the IMF strength, Planet. Space Sci., 53, No. 1-3, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2004.09.032, 2005.

  2. Kotova, G., M. Verigin, G. Zastenker, N. Nikolaeva, B. Smolkin, J. Slavin, A. Szabo, J. Merka, Z. Němeček, and J. Šafránková, Bow shock observations by Prognoz-Prognoz 11 data: Analysis and model comparison, Adv. Space Res., 36 (10), 1958-1963, 2005.

  3. Merka, J., J. Šafránková, Z. Němeček, and J. Šimůnek, MAGION-4 high-altitude cusp study, Surveys in Geophysics, 26, No. 1-3, 57-69, doi: 10.1007/s10712-005-1872-6, 2005.

  4. Merka, J., A. Szabo, T. W. Narock, J. D. Richardson, and J. H. King, Three decades of bow shock observations by IMP 8 and model predictions, Planet. Space Sci., 53, No. 1-3, 79-84, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2004.09.031, 2005.

  5. Merka, J., A. Szabo, J. A. Slavin, and M. Peredo, Three-dimensional position and shape of the bow shock and their variation with upstream Mach numbers and interplanetary magnetic field orientation, J. Geophys. Res., 110, A04202 doi: 10.1029/2004JA010944, 2005.


  1. Merka, J., and A. Szabo, Bow shock's geometry at the magnetospheric flanks, J. Geophys. Res., 109, A12224, doi: 10.1029/2004JA010567, 2004.


  1. Merka, J., A. Szabo, T. W. Narock, J. H. King, K. I. Paularena, and J. D. Richardson, A comparison of IMP 8 observed bow shock positions with model predictions, J. Geophys. Res., 108 (A2), 1077, doi: 10.1029/2002JA009384, 2003.

  2. Merka, J., A. Szabo, J. Šafránková, and Z. Němeček, Earth's bow shock and magnetopause in the case of field-aligned upstream flow: Observation and model comparison, J. Geophys. Res., 108 (A7), 1269, doi: 10.1029/2002JA009697, 2003.


  1. Merka, J., J. Šafránková, and Z. Němeček, Cusp-like plasma in high altitudes: A statistical study of the width and location of the cusp from MAGION-4, Ann. Geophys., 20 (3), 311-320, 2002.

  2. Šafránková, J., J. Měrka, and Z. Němeček, Plasma flow across the cusp-magnetosheath boundary under northward IMF, Adv. Space Res., 30, No. 12, 2787-2792, 2002.

2001 and older

  1. Měrka, J., J. Šafránková, and Z. Němeček, INTERBALL observations of the high-altitude cusp-like plasma: A statistical study, Czech. J. Phys., 49, No. 4a, 695-709, 1999.

  2. Měrka, J., J. Šafránková, Z. Němeček, S. Savin, and A. Skalsky, High-altitude cusp: INTERBALL observations, Adv. Space Res., 25, No. 7-8, 1425-1434, 2000.

  3. Němeček, Z., J. Šafránková, L. Přech, P. Holub, and J. Měrka, Dynamics of the polar cap boundaries: Multipoint measurements, Adv. Space Res., Vol. 18, No. 8, 131-134, 1995.

  4. Němeček, Z., J. Měrka, and J. Šafránková, The tilt angle control of the outer cusp position, Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 27, No. 1, 77-80, 2000.

  5. Šafránková, J., Z. Němeček, and J. Měrka, Auroral oval dynamics: Comparison of the APEX and DMSP observation, Adv. Space Res., Vol. 22, No. 9, 1341-1344, 1998.

  6. Šafránková, J., Z. Němeček, D. G. Sibeck, L. Přech, J. Měrka, and O. Santolık, Two point observation of high-latitude reconnection, Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 25, No. 23, 4301-4304, 1998.

Jan Merka 2007-02-22