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Space Sciences Series of ISSI (SSSI)

The Space Sciences Series of ISSI books are coherent reports of the findings, discussions, and ideas that result from Workshops regularly held at the International Space Science Institute. These Volumes may be ordered for a reduced price through ISSI. If you are interested in our books, please contact Andrea Fischer for further details.

Books in Press or Preparation

Voulume 67: The Scientific Foundation of Space Weather
R. von Steiger et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in June 2016, to be published in 2018.

Volume 66: Astronomical Distance Determination in the Space Age (ISSI Beijing Book)
R. de Grijs et al. (Eds.), ISSI Bejing Workshop held in May 2016, to be published in 2018.

Volume 65: Shallow Clouds, Water Vapor, Circulation and Climate Sensitivity
R. Pincus et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in February 2016, to be published in 2017/18.

Volume 64: The Delivery of Water to Protoplanets, Planets and Satellites
M. Blanc et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in January 2016, to be published in 2017/18.

Volume 63: High Performance Clocks, with Special Emphasis on Geodesy and Geophysics and Applications to Other Bodies of the Solar System
R. Rodrigo et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in December 2015, to be published in 2017.

Volume 62: Jets and Winds in Pulsar Wind Nebulae, Gamma-ray Bursts and Blazars: Physics of Extreme Energy Release
A. Bykov, et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in November 2015, to be published in 2017.

Volume 61: Gamma Ray Bursts — A Tool to Explore the Young Universe (ISSI Beijing Book)
D. Götz, M. Falanga et al. (Eds.), ISSI Beijing Workshop held in April 2015, to be published in 2017.
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews, Volume 202, 1-4, 2016 >>

Volume 60: Earth's Magnetic Field: Understanding Geomagnetic Sources from the Earth's Interior and its Environment
C. Stolle, N. Olsen et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in May 2015, to be published in 2017
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews, Volume 206, 1-4, 2017 >>

Volume 59: Dust Devils
D. Reiss et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in February 2015, to be published in 2017
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews, Volume 203, 1-4, 2016 >>

Volume 57: Solar Magnetic Fields
R. von Steiger et al. (Eds.), ISSI Workshop held in January 2015, to be published in 2017.

Volume 56: From Disks to Planets: The Making of Planets and Their Early Atmospheres
(book jointly published by ISSI and ISSI Beijing)
M. Blanc et al. (Eds.) , ISSI Beijing Workshop held in August 2014, to be published in 2017.
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews, Volume 205, 1-4, 2016 >>

Latest Publications

Volume 58: Integrative Study of the Mean Sea Level and its Components >>
A. Cazenave, N. Champollion, F. Paul, J. Benveniste (Eds.)
ISBN 978-3-319-56490-6, published in May 2017
Reprinted from Surveys in Geophysics Volume 38, Issue 1, 2017 >>
   
Volume 55: Remote Sensing and Water Resources >>
A. Cazenave, N. Champollion, J. Benveniste, J. Chen (Eds.)
ISBN 978-3-319-32448-7, published in April/May 2016
Reprinted from Surveys in Geophysics Volume 37, Issue 2, 2016 >>
   
Volume 54: The Strongest Magnetic Fields in the Universe >>
V.S. Beskin, A. Balogh, M. Falanga, M. Lyutikov, S. Mereghetti, T. Piran, R.A. Treumann (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4939-3549-9, published in March 2016
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 191, 1-4, 2015 >>
   
Volume 53: The Solar Activity Cycle: Physical Causes and Consequences >>
A. Balogh, H. Hudson, K. Petrovay, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4939-2583-4, published in April 2015
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 186, 1-4, 2014 >>
   
Volume 52: Plasma Sources of Solar System Magnetospheres >>
A.F. Nagy, M. Blanc, C. Chappell, N. Krupp (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4939-3543-7, published in February 2016
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 192, 1-4, 2015 >>
   
Volume 51: Multi-Scale Structure Formation and Dynamics in Cosmic Plasmas >>
A. Balogh, A. Bykov, J. Eastwood, J. Kaastra (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4939-3546-8, published in February 2016
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 188, 1-4, 2015 >>
   
Volume 50: Giant Planet Magnetodiscs and Aurorae >>
K. Szegö, N. Achilleos, C. Arridge, S. Badman, P. Delamere, D. Grodent, M. Galland Kivelson, P. Louarn (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4939-3394-5, published in September 2015
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 187, 1-4, 2015 >>
   
Volume 49: The Physics of Accretion on to Black Holes >>
M. Falanga, T. Belloni, P. Casella, M. Gilfanov, P. Jonker, A. King (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4939-2226-0, published in November 2014
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 183, 1-4, 2014 >>
   
Volume 48: Helioseismology and Dynamics of the Solar Interior >>
M.J. Thompson, A.S. Brun, J.L. Culhane, L. Gizon, M. Roth, T Sekii (Eds.)
ISBN 978-94-024-1033-4, to be published in April 2017.
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews, Volume 195, 1-4, 2015 >>

 

   
   
Volume 47: Microphysics of Cosmic Plasmas >>
A. Balogh, A. Bykov, P. Cargill, R. Dendy, T. Dudok de Wit, J. Raymond (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4899-7412-9, published in February 2014
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 178, 2-4, 2013 >>
Volume 46: The Earth's Hydrological Cycle >>
L. Bengtsson, R.-M. Bonnet, M. Calisto, G. Destouni, R. Gurney, J. Johannessen, Y. Kerr, W.A. Lahoz, M. Rast (Eds.)
ISBN 978-94-017-8788-8, published in June/July 2014
Reprinted from Surveys in Geophysics Volume 35, 3, 2014 >>
Volume 45: Particle Acceleration in Cosmic Plasmas >>
A. Balogh, A. Bykov, R.P. Lin, J. Raymond, M. Scholer (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4614-6454-9, published in January 2013
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 173, 2012 >>
Volume 44: Quantifying the Martian Geochemical Reservoirs >>
M. Toplis, J. Bell III, E. Chassefière, C. Sotin, T. Spohn, M. Blanc (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4614-7773-0, published in June 2013
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 174, 1-4, 2013 >>
Volume 43: Cosmic Rays in the Heliosphere >>
B. Heber, J. Kota and R. von Steiger (Eds.),
ISBN 978-1-4614-9199-6, published in September 2013
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 176, 1-4, 2013 >>
Volume 42: Dynamic Coupling between Earth's Atmospheric and Plasma Environments >>
T. Bösinger, J. LaBelle, H.J. Opgenoorth, J.-P. Pommereau, K. Shiokawa, S.C. Solomon, R.A. Treumann (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4614-5676-6, published in November 2012
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 168, 1-4, 2012 >>
Volume 41: Observing and Modeling Earth's Energy Flows >>
L. Bengtsson, S. Koumoutsaris, R.-M. Bonnet, R.P. Allan, C. Fröhlich, J. Heintzenberg, P. Ingmann, R. Kandel, N.G. Loeb, B. Soden, K.E. Trenbert (Eds.)
ISBN 978-94-007-4326-7, published in September 2012
Reprinted from Surveys in Geophysics Volume 33, 3-4, 2012 >>
Volume 40: The Earth's Cryosphere and Sea Level Change >>
L. Bengtsson, S. Koumoutsaris, R.-M. Bonnet, E.-A. Herland, P. Huybrechts, O.M. Johannessen, G. Milne, J. Oerlemans, A. Ohmura, G. Ramstein, P. Woodworth (Eds.)
ISBN 978-94-007-2062-6, published in October 2011
Reprinted from Surveys in Geophysics Volume 32, 4-5, 2011 >>
Volume 39: Large-Scale Magnetic Fields in the Universe >>
R. Beck, A. Balogh, A. Bykov, R.A. Treumann, L.M. Widrow (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4614-5727-5, published in October 2012
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 166, 1-4 and Volume 169, 2012 >>
Volume 38: Multiscale Physics in Coronal Heating and Solar Wind Acceleration >>
D. Burgess, J. Drake, E. Marsch, R. von Steiger, M. Velli, and T.H. Zurbuchen (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4614-6460-0, published in January 2013
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 172, 1-4, 2012 >>
Volume 37: The Plasma Environment of Venus, Mars and Titan >>
K. Szegö (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4614-3289-0, published in February 2012
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 162, 1-4, 2011 >>
Volume 36: Terrestrial Magnetism >>
G. Hulot, A. Balogh, U.R. Christensen, C. Constable, M. Mandea, N. Olsen (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4419-7954-4, published in January 2011
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 155, 1-4, 2010 >>
Volume 35: Satellites of the Outer Solar System >>
O. Grasset, M. Blanc, A. Coustenis, W.B. Durham, H. Hussmann, R.T. Pappalardo,
D. Turrini (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4419-7438-9, published in December 2010
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 153, No. 1-4, 2010 >>

Volume 34:

Probing the Nature of Gravity - Confronting Theory and Experiment in Space >>
C.W.F. Everitt, M.C.E. Huber, R. Kallenbach, G. Schäfer, B.F. Schutz, R.A. Treumann (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4419-1361-6, published in June 2010
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 148, No. 1-4, 2009 >>
Volume 33: Planetary Magnetism >>
U.R. Christensen, A. Balogh, D. Breuer, K.-H. Glaßmeier (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4419-5900-3, published in September 2010
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 152, No. 1-4, 2010 >>
Volume 32: The Origin and Dynamics of Solar Magnetism >>
M.J. Thompson, A. Balogh, J.L. Culhane, Å. Nordlund, S.K. Solanki, J.-P. Zahn (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4419-0238-2, published in May 2009
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 144, No. 1-4, 2009 >>
Volume 31: From the Outer Heliosphere to the Local Bubble >>
Comparisons of New Observations with Theory
J.L. Linsky, E. Möbius, V.V. Izmodenov, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 978-1-4419-0246-7, published in May 2009
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 143, No. 1-4, 2009 >>
Volume 30: Planetary Atmospheric Electricity >>
F. Leblanc, K. Aplin, Y. Yair, G. Harrison, J.P. Lebreton, M. Blanc (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-87663-4, published in October 2008
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 137, No. 1-4, 2008 >>
Volume 29: Comparative Aeronomy >>
A.F. Nagy, A. Balogh, T.E. Cravens, M. Mendillo, I. Müller-Wodarg (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-87824-9, published in January 2009
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 139, No. 1-4, 2008 >>
Volume 28: Origin and Early Evolution of Comet Nuclei >>
H. Balsiger, K. Altwegg, W. Huebner, T. Owen, R. Schulz (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-85454-0, published in October 2008
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 138, No. 1-4, 2008 >>
Volume 27: The Composition of Matter - Symposium honouring Johannes Geiss on the occasion of his 80th birthday >>
R. von Steiger, G. Gloeckler, G.M. Mason (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-74183-3, published in November 2007
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 130, No. 1-4, 2007 >>
Volume 26: Mercury >>
A. Balogh, L. Ksanfomality, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-74287-8, published in May 2008
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 132, No. 2-4, 2007 >>
Volume 25: Strategies of Life Detection >>
O. Botta, J. Bada, J. Gómez Elvira, E. Javaux, F. Selsis, R. Summons (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-77515-9, published in August 2008
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 135, No. 1-4, 2008 >>
Volume 24: Geology and Habitability of Terrestrial Planets >>
K.E. Fishbaugh, P. Lognonné, F. Raulin, D.J. Des Marais, O. Korablev (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-74287-8, published in September 2007
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 129, No. 1-5, 2007 >>
Volume 23: Solar Variability and Planetary Climates >>
Y. Calisesi, R.-M. Bonnet, L. Gray, J. Langen, M. Lockwood (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-48339-9, published in May 2007
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 125, No. 1-4, 2006 >>
Volume 22: Solar Dynamics and its Effects on the Heliosphere and Earth >>
D.N. Baker, B. Klecker, S.J. Schwartz, R. Schwenn, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-69531-0, published in March 2007
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 124, No. 1-4, 2006 >>
Volume 21: Coronal Mass Ejections >>
H. Kunow, N. Crooker, J. Linker, R. Schwenn, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 978-0-387-45086-5, published in February 2007
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 123, No. 1-3, 2006 >>
Volume 20: Outer Magnetospheric Boundaries: Cluster Results >>
G. Paschmann, S.J. Schwartz, C.P. Escoubet, S. Haaland (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-3488-1, published in June 2005
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 118, No. 1-4, 2005 >>
Volume 19: The Outer Planets and their Moons >>
T. Encrenaz, R. Kallenbach, T. Owen, C. Sotin (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-3362-1, published in June 2005
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 116, No. 1-2, 2005 >>
Volume 18: Mars' Magnetism, and its Interaction with the Solar Wind >>
D. Winterhalter, M.Acuna, A. Zakharov (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-2048-1, published in June 2004
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 111, No. 1-2, 2004 >>
Volume 17: Earth Gravity Field from Space - from Sensors to Earth Sciences >>
G. Beutler, R. Rummel, M.R. Drinkwater, Rudolf von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-1408-2, published in November 2003
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 108, No. 1-2, 2003 >>
Volume 16: Solar System History from Isotopic Signatures of Volatile Elements >>
R. Kallenbach, T. Encrenaz, J.Geiss, K. Mauersberger, T. Owen, F. Robert (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-1177-6, published in July 2003
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 106, No. 1-4, 2003 >>
Volume 15: Auroral Plasma Physics >>
G. Paschmann, S. Haaland, R. Treumann (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-0963-1, published in April 2003, 2nd edition in April 2005
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 103, No. 1-4, 2002 >>
Volume 14: Matter in the Universe >>
Ph. Jetzer, K. Pretzl, Rudolf von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-0666-7, published in June 2002
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 100, No. 1-4, 2002 >>
Volume 13: The Astrophysics of Galactic Cosmic Rays >>
R. Diehl, E. Parizot, R. Kallenbach, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 1-4020-0107-X, published in February 2002
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 99, No. 1-4, 2001 >>
Volume 12: Chronology and Evolution of Mars >>
R. Kallenbach, J. Geiss, W.K. Hartmann (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-7051-1, published in September 2001
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 96, No. 1-4, 2001 >>
Volume 11: Solar Variability and Climate >>
E. Friis-Christensen, C. Fröhlich, J.D. Haigh, M. Schüssler, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-6741-3, published in December 2000
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 94, No. 1-2, 2000 >>
Volume 10: Cosmic Rays and Earth >>
J.W. Bieber, E. Eroshenko, P. Evenson, E.O. Flückiger, R. Kallenbach (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-6712-X, published in December 2000
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 93, No. 1-2, 2000 >>
Volume 9: From Dust to Terrestrial Planets >>
W. Benz, R. Kallenbach, G.W. Lugmair (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-6467-8, published in October 2000
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 92, No. 1-2, 2000 >>
Volume 8: Composition and Origin of Cometary Materials >>
K. Altwegg, P. Ehrenfreund, J. Geiss, W. Huebner (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-6154-7, published in January 2000
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 90, No. 1-2, 1999 >>
Volume 7: Corotating Interaction Regions >>
A. Balogh, J.T. Gosling, J.R. Jokipii, R.Kallenbach, H. Kunow (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-6080-X, published in January 2000
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 89, No. 1-2, 1999 >>
Volume 6: Magnetospheric Plasma Sources and Losses >>
B. Hultqvist, M. Øieroset, G. Paschmann, R. Treumann (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-5828-7, published in September 1999
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 88, No. 1-2, 1999 >>
Volume 5: Solar Composition and its Evolution - from Core to Corona >>
C. Fröhlich, M.C.E. Huber, S.K. Solanki, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-5496-6, published in December 1998
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 85, No. 1-2, 1998 >>
Volume 4: Primordial Nuclei and Their Galactic Evolution >>
N. Prantzos, M. Tosi, R. von Steiger (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-5114-2, published in August 1998
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 84, No. 1-2, 1998 >>
Volume 3: Cosmic Rays in the Heliosphere >>
L.A. Fisk, J.R. Jopikii, G.M. Simnett, R. von Steiger, K.-P. Wenzel (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-5069-3, published in May 1998
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 83, No. 1-2, 1998 >>
Volume 2: Transport Across the Boundaries of the Magnetosphere >>
B. Hultqvist, M. Øieroset (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-4788-9, published in October 1997
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 80, No. 1-2, 1997 >>
Volume 1: The Heliosphere in the Local Interstellar Medium >>
R. von Steiger, R. Lallement, M.A. Lee (Eds.)
ISBN 0-7923-4320-4, published in October 1996
Reprinted from Space Science Reviews Volume 78, No. 1-2, 1996 >>