Institute of Space and Plasma Sciences

Research Output

2013

Ionization emissions associated with N2+ 1N band in halos without visible sprite streamers

Kuo, C. L., Williams, E., Bõr, J., Lin, Y. H., Lee, L. J., Huang, S. M., Chou, J. K., Chen, A. B., Su, H. T., Hsu, R. R., Sátori, G., Frey, H. U., Mende, S. B., Takahashi, Y. & Lee, L. C., 2013 Aug, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 118, 8, p. 5317-5326 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Kappa distribution function effects on landau damping in electrostatic vlasov simulation

Chen, Y. H., Nishimura, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2013 Apr, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 24, 2, p. 273-281 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Meteorological balloons as an experimental platform for scientific and engineering research

Chen, A. B., Chiu, C. H., Wen, S. C., Lai, H. C., Su, H. T. & Hsu, R. R., 2013 Dec 1, 2013 CACS International Automatic Control Conference, CACS 2013 - Conference Digest. p. 36-40 5 p. 6734103. (2013 CACS International Automatic Control Conference, CACS 2013 - Conference Digest).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Numerical validation of the refined formula of neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity in tokamaks

Sun, Y., Shaing, K. C., Liang, Y., Shen, B. & Wan, B., 2013 Jul 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 53, 7, 073026.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Overview of physics results from the conclusive operation of the National Spherical Torus Experiment

Sabbagh, S. A., Ahn, J. W., Allain, J., Andre, R., Balbaky, A., Bastasz, R., Battaglia, D., Bell, M., Bell, R., Beiersdorfer, P., Belova, E., Berkery, J., Betti, R., Bialek, J., Bigelow, T., Bitter, M., Boedo, J., Bonoli, P., Boozer, A., Bortolon, A. & 160 others, Boyle, D., Brennan, D., Breslau, J., Buttery, R., Canik, J., Caravelli, G., Chang, C., Crocker, N., Darrow, D., Davis, B., Delgado-Aparicio, L., Diallo, A., Ding, S., D'Ippolito, D., Domier, C., Dorland, W., Ethier, S., Evans, T., Ferron, J., Finkenthal, M., Foley, J., Fonck, R., Frazin, R., Fredrickson, E., Fu, G., Gates, D., Gerhardt, S., Glasser, A., Gorelenkov, N., Gray, T., Guo, Y., Guttenfelder, W., Hahm, T., Harvey, R., Hassanein, A., Heidbrink, W., Hill, K., Hirooka, Y., Hooper, E. B., Hosea, J., Humphreys, D., Indireshkumar, K., Jaeger, F., Jarboe, T., Jardin, S., Jaworski, M., Kaita, R., Kallman, J., Katsuro-Hopkins, O., Kaye, S., Kessel, C., Kim, J., Kolemen, E., Kramer, G., Krasheninnikov, S., Kubota, S., Kugel, H., La Haye, R. J., Lao, L., Leblanc, B., Lee, W., Lee, K., Leuer, J., Levinton, F., Liang, Y., Liu, D., Lore, J., Luhmann, N., Maingi, R., Majeski, R., Manickam, J., Mansfield, D., Maqueda, R., Mazzucato, E., McLean, A., McCune, D., McGeehan, B., McKee, G., Medley, S., Meier, E., Menard, J., Menon, M., Meyer, H., Mikkelsen, D., Miloshevsky, G., Mueller, D., Munsat, T., Myra, J., Nelson, B., Nishino, N., Nygren, R., Ono, M., Osborne, T., Park, H., Park, J., Park, Y. S., Paul, S., Peebles, W., Penaflor, B., Perkins, R. J., Phillips, C., Pigarov, A., Podesta, M., Preinhaelter, J., Raman, R., Ren, Y., Rewoldt, G., Rognlien, T., Ross, P., Rowley, C., Ruskov, E., Russell, D., Ruzic, D., Ryan, P., Schaffer, M., Schuster, E., Scotti, F., Shaing, K., Shevchenko, V., Shinohara, K., Sizyuk, V., Skinner, C. H., Smirnov, A., Smith, D., Snyder, P., Solomon, W., Sontag, A., Soukhanovskii, V., Stoltzfus-Dueck, T., Stotler, D., Stratton, B., Stutman, D., Takahashi, H., Takase, Y., Tamura, N., Tang, X., Taylor, G., Taylor, C., Tritz, K., Tsarouhas, D., Umansky, M., Urban, J., Untergberg, E., Walker, M., Wampler, W., Wang, W., Whaley, J., White, R., Wilgen, J., Wilson, R., Wong, K. L., Wright, J., Xia, Z., Youchison, D., Yu, G., Yuh, H., Zakharov, L., Zemlyanov, D., Zimmer, G. & Zweben, S. J., 2013 Oct, In : Nuclear Fusion. 53, 10, 104007.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

33 Citations (Scopus)

Poloidal flow damping inside transport barriers in a tokamak

Seol, J. & Shaing, K. C., 2013 Apr 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 20, 4, 042504.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Secondary gigantic jets as possible inducers of sprites

Lee, L. J., Hsu, R. R., Su, H. T., Huang, S. M., Chou, J. K., Kuo, C. L., Chang, S. C., Wu, Y. J., Chen, A. B., Frey, H. U., Takahashi, Y. & Lee, L. C., 2013 Apr 28, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 40, 8, p. 1462-1467 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

The characteristics of magnetic signals observed at lulin elf station and their association with earthquakes in Taiwan

Ho, S. M., Wang, K., Chen, A. B. C., Su, H. T., Huang, S. M., Hsu, R. R. & Hsu, T. S., 2013 Apr, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 24, 2, p. 197-206 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Visualizing electromagnetic fields in laser-produced counter-streaming plasma experiments for collisionless shock laboratory astrophysics

Kugland, N. L., Ross, J. S., Chang, P. Y., Drake, R. P., Fiksel, G., Froula, D. H., Glenzer, S. H., Gregori, G., Grosskopf, M., Huntington, C., Koenig, M., Kuramitsu, Y., Kuranz, C., Levy, M. C., Liang, E., Martinez, D., Meinecke, J., Miniati, F., Morita, T., Pelka, A. & 10 others, Plechaty, C., Presura, R., Ravasio, A., Remington, B. A., Reville, B., Ryutov, D. D., Sakawa, Y., Spitkovsky, A., Takabe, H. & Park, H. S., 2013 May, In : Physics of Plasmas. 20, 5, 056313.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Characteristics of TLE-producing lightning in a coastal thunderstorm

Chang, S. C., Hsu, R. R., Huang, S. M., Su, H. T., Kuo, C. L., Chou, J. K., Lee, L. J., Wu, Y. J. & Chen, A. B., 2014 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 11, p. 9303-9320 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Coulomb collisional effects on high energy particles in the presence of driftwave turbulence

Huang, B., Nishimura, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2014 Jan 1, In : Plasma and Fusion Research. 9, SpecialIssue2, 3402060.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Earthquake induced dynamics at the ionosphere in presence of magnetic storm

Devi, M., Barbara, A. K., Oyama, K. I. & Chen, C. H., 2014 Feb 15, In : Advances in Space Research. 53, 4, p. 609-618 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient production of hydrogen by DBD type plasma discharges

Nishida, Y., Chiang, H. C., Chen, T. C. & Cheng, C. Z., 2014 Dec 1, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 42, 12, p. 3765-3771 7 p., 6978074.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Energetics and geographic distribution of elve-producing discharges

Chen, A. B. C., Su, H. T. & Hsu, R. R., 2014 Feb 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research A: Space Physics. 119, 2, p. 1381-1391 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Excitation of electrostatic waves in the electron cyclotron frequency range during magnetic reconnection in laboratory overdense plasmas

Kuwahata, A., Igami, H., Kawamori, E., Kogi, Y., Inomoto, M. & Ono, Y., 2014 Oct 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 21, 10, 102116.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Guiding Center Orbit Following Calculation of Edge Particle and Heat Transport in Stochastic Magnetic Field

Chang, C. C., Nishimura, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2014 Jun, In : Contributions to Plasma Physics. 54, 4-6, p. 479-483 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen production from hydrocarbons with use of plasma discharges under high pressure condition

Nishida, Y., Cheng, C-Z. & Iwasaki, K., 2014 Dec 1, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 42, 12, p. 3674-3680 7 p., 6866230.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Ionospheric response to 2009 sudden stratospheric warming in the Northern Hemisphere

Oyama, K. I., Jhou, J. T., Lin, J. T., Lin, C., Liu, H. & Yumoto, K., 2014 Dec, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 12, p. 10,260-10,275

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Low-latitude midnight brightness in 630.0 nm limb observations by FORMOSAT-2/ISUAL

Rajesh, P. K., Chen, C. H., Lin, C. H., Liu, J. Y., Huba, J. D., Chen, A. B., Hsu, R. R. & Chen, Y. T., 2014 Jun, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 6, p. 4894-4904 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetic collimation of relativistic positrons and electrons from high intensity laser-matter interactions

Chen, H., Fiksel, G., Barnak, D., Chang, P. Y., Heeter, R. F., Link, A. & Meyerhofer, D. D., 2014 Apr, In : Physics of Plasmas. 21, 4, 040703.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetic reconnection between colliding magnetized laser-produced plasma plumes

Fiksel, G., Fox, W., Bhattacharjee, A., Barnak, D. H., Chang, P. Y., Germaschewski, K., Hu, S. X. & Nilson, P. M., 2014 Sep 4, In : Physical review letters. 113, 10, 105003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Citations (Scopus)

Multichannel microwave interferometer with an antenna switching system for electron density measurement in a laboratory plasma experiment

Kawamori, E., Lin, Y. H., Mase, A., Nishida, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2014 Feb, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 85, 2, 023507.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Multisatellite observations of an intensified equatorial ionization anomaly in relation to the northern Sumatra earthquake of March 2005

Ryu, K., Lee, E., Chae, J. S., Parrot, M. & Oyama, K. I., 2014 Jun, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 6, p. 4767-4785 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Rare examples of early VLF events observed in association with ISUAL-detected gigantic jets

Marshall, R. A., Adachi, T., Hsu, R. R. & Chen, A. B., 2014 Jan, In : Radio Science. 49, 1, p. 36-43 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Suspected seismo-ionospheric coupling observed by satellite measurements and GPS TEC related to the M7.9 Wenchuan earthquake of 12 May 2008

Ryu, K., Parrot, M., Kim, S. G., Jeong, K. S., Chae, J. S., Pulinets, S. & Oyama, K. I., 2014 Dec, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 12, p. 10,305-10,323

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Alpha particle transport in the presence of ballooning type electrostatic driftwaves

Nishimura, Y., Huang, B. & Cheng, C. Z., 2015 Jul 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 55, 7, 073016.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

An overview of recent physics results from NSTX

Kaye, S. M., Abrams, T., Ahn, J. W., Allain, J. P., Andre, R., Andruczyk, D., Barchfeld, R., Battaglia, D., Bhattacharjee, A., Bedoya, F., Bell, R. E., Belova, E., Berkery, J., Berry, L., Bertelli, N., Beiersdorfer, P., Bialek, J., Bilato, R., Boedo, J., Bonoli, P. & 123 others, Boozer, A., Bortolon, A., Boyer, M. D., Boyle, D., Brennan, D., Breslau, J., Brooks, J., Buttery, R., Capece, A., Canik, J., Chang, C. S., Crocker, N., Darrow, D., Davis, W., Delgado-Aparicio, L., Diallo, A., D'Ippolito, D., Domier, C., Ebrahimi, F., Ethier, S., Evans, T., Ferraro, N., Ferron, J., Finkenthal, M., Fonck, R., Fredrickson, E., Fu, G. Y., Gates, D., Gerhardt, S., Glasser, A., Gorelenkov, N., Gorelenkova, M., Goumiri, I., Gray, T., Green, D., Guttenfelder, W., Harvey, R., Hassanein, A., Heidbrink, W., Hirooka, Y., Hooper, E. B., Hosea, J., Humphreys, D., Jaeger, E. F., Jarboe, T., Jardin, S., Jaworski, M. A., Kaita, R., Kessel, C., Kim, K., Koel, B., Kolemen, E., Kramer, G., Ku, S., Kubota, S., Lahaye, R. J., Lao, L., Leblanc, B. P., Levinton, F., Liu, D., Lore, J., Lucia, M., Jr, N. L., Maingi, R., Majeski, R., Mansfield, D., Maqueda, R., McKee, G., Medley, S., Meier, E., Menard, J., Mueller, D., Munsat, T., Muscatello, C., Myra, J., Nelson, B., Nichols, J., Ono, M., Osborne, T., Park, J. K., Peebles, W., Perkins, R., Phillips, C., Podesta, M., Poli, F., Raman, R., Ren, Y., Roszell, J., Rowley, C., Russell, D., Ruzic, D., Ryan, P., Sabbagh, S. A., Schuster, E., Scotti, F., Sechrest, Y., Shaing, K., Sizyuk, T., Sizyuk, V., Skinner, C., Smith, D., Snyder, P., Solomon, W., Sovenic, C., Soukhanovskii, V., Startsev, E., Stotler, D., Stratton, B., Stutman, D., Taylor, C., Taylor, G., Tritz, K., Walker, M., Wang, W., Wang, Z., White, R., Wilson, J. R., Wirth, B., Wright, J., Yuan, X., Yuh, H., Zakharov, L. & Zweben, S. J., 2015 Mar 27, In : Nuclear Fusion. 55, 10, 104002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

DC Langmuir probe for measurement of space plasma: A brief review

Oyama, K., 2015, In : Journal of Astronomy and Space Sciences. 32, 3, p. 167-180 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnosing laser-preheated magnetized plasmas relevant to magnetized liner inertial fusion

Harvey-Thompson, A. J., Sefkow, A. B., Nagayama, T. N., Wei, M. S., Campbell, E. M., Fiksel, G., Chang, P. Y., Davies, J. R., Barnak, D. H., Glebov, V. Y., Fitzsimmons, P., Fooks, J. & Blue, B. E., 2015 Dec 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 12, 122708.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Electron and Ion Heating Characteristics during Magnetic Reconnection in the MAST Spherical Tokamak

Tanabe, H., Yamada, T., Watanabe, T., Gi, K., Kadowaki, K., Inomoto, M., Imazawa, R., Gryaznevich, M., Michael, C., Crowley, B., Conway, N. J., Scannell, R., Harrison, J., Fitzgerald, I., Meakins, A., Hawkes, N., McClements, K. G., O'Gorman, T., Cheng, C. Z. & Ono, Y., 2015 Nov 18, In : Physical review letters. 115, 21, 215004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Electron temperature and density probe for small aeronomy satellites

Oyama, K. I., Hsu, Y. W., Jiang, G. S., Chen, W. H., Cheng, C. Z., Fang, H. K. & Liu, W. T., 2015 Aug 1, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 86, 8, 084703.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum: Physical processes of driven magnetic reconnection in collisionless plasmas: Zero guide field case (Physics of Plasmas (2015) 22 (101205))

Cheng, C-Z., Inoue, S., Ono, Y. & Horiuchi, R., 2015 Oct 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 10, 109906.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Erratum: "use of external magnetic fields in hohlraum plasmas to improve laser-coupling" (Physics of Plasmas(2015) 22: (010703))

Montgomery, D. S., Albright, B. J., Barnak, D. H., Chang, P-Y., Davies, J. R., Fiksel, G., Froula, D. H., Kline, J. L., MacDonald, M. J., Sefkow, A. B., Yin, L. & Betti, R., 2015 Jul 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 7, 079901.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Hydrogen Production from Hydrocarbons Using Plasma: Effect of Discharge Pulsewidth on Decomposition

Nishida, Y., Chiang, H. C., Chen, T. C., Konishi, T. & Cheng, C. Z., 2015 Oct 1, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 43, 10, p. 3500-3506 7 p., 7279168.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Local time distributions of repetition periods for rising tone lower band chorus waves in the magnetosphere

Shue, J. H., Hsieh, Y. K., Tam, S. W. Y., Wang, K., Fu, H. S., Bortnik, J., Tao, X., Hsieh, W. C. & Pi, G., 2015 Oct 28, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 42, 20, p. 8294-8301 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Multivariate analysis of dim elves from ISUAL observations

Offroy, M., Farges, T., Gaillard, P., Kuo, C. L., Chen, A. B. C., Hsu, R. R. & Takahashi, Y., 2015, In : Journal of Geophysical Research. 120, 15, p. 7454-7466 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Neoclassical plasma viscosity and transport processes in non-axisymmetric tori

Shaing, K. C., Ida, K. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2015 Nov 13, In : Nuclear Fusion. 55, 12, 125001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity in the vicinity of the magnetic axis in tokamaks with broken symmetry

Shaing, K-C., Lee, H., Seol, J. & Aydemir, A. Y., 2015 Aug 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 8, 082504.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Note: Experimental platform for magnetized high-energy-density plasma studies at the omega laser facility

Fiksel, G., Agliata, A., Barnak, D., Brent, G., Chang, P-Y., Folnsbee, L., Gates, G., Hasset, D., Lonobile, D., Magoon, J., Mastrosimone, D., Shoup, M. J. & Betti, R., 2015 Jan 1, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 86, 1, 016105.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical study of energy conversion mechanism of magnetic reconnection in the presence of high guide field

Inoue, S., Ono, Y., Tanabe, H., Horiuchi, R. & Cheng, C. Z., 2015 Aug 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 55, 8, 083014.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Particle-in-cell simulation of plasma sheath dynamics with kinetic ions

Huang, C. W., Chen, Y. C. & Nishimura, Y., 2015 Feb 1, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 43, 2, p. 675-682 8 p., 7001683.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Physical processes of driven magnetic reconnection in collisionless plasmas: Zero guide field case

Cheng, C. Z., Inoue, S., Ono, Y. & Horiuchi, R., 2015 Oct 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 10, 101205.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma measurements in the space plasma operation chamber (SPOC)

Fang, K., Oyama, K. I. & Cheng, C. Z., 2015, In : Chinese Journal of Physics. 53, 1, p. 1-30 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between wave-like auroral arcs and Pi2 disturbances in plasma sheet prior to substorm onset

Chang, T. F. & Cheng, C. Z., 2015 Dec 1, In : Earth, Planets and Space. 67, 1, 168.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
21 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal and radiometric statistics on lightning flashes observed from space with the ISUAL spectrophotometer

Offroy, M., Farges, T., Kuo, C. L., Chen, A. B. C., Hsu, R. R., Su, H. T., Takahashi, Y., Mende, S. B. & Frey, H. U., 2015, In : Journal of Geophysical Research. 120, 15, p. 7586-7598 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

The importance of electrothermal terms in Ohm's law for magnetized spherical implosions

Davies, J. R., Betti, R., Chang, P. Y. & Fiksel, G., 2015 Nov 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 11, 112703.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)