This thesis is available on the author's website here.
The content of this thesis is largely contained in two other papers:
Murphy, N. A., & Sovinec, C. R. 2008, Phys. Plasmas, 15, 042313
Murphy, N. A., Sovinec, C. R., & Cassak, P. A. 2010, J. Geophys. Res., submitted
(comment posted March 9, 2010)
Author comment submitted on 9 March, 2010 by Nicholas Murphy ( firstname.lastname@example.org )