Institute of Space and Plasma Sciences

Research Output

2017

Distribution of water-group ion cyclotron waves in Saturn's magnetosphere 3. Space science

Chou, M. & Cheng, C. Z., 2017 Dec 1, In : Earth, Planets and Space. 69, 1, 122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Energy conversion mechanism for electron perpendicular energy in high guide-field reconnection

Guo, X., Horiuchi, R., Cheng, C-Z., Kaminou, Y. & Ono, Y., 2017 Mar 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 3, 032901.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced neoclassical particle transport by resonant magnetic perturbations in a tokamak

Seol, J. & Shaing, K. C., 2017 Sep 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 9, 092515.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eulerian approach to bounce-transit and drift resonance with magnetic drifts in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., Seol, J., Chu, M. S. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2017 Aug 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 8, 082509.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Foreword to Special Issue: 18th International Congress on Plasma Physics (ICPP-2016), June 27-July 1, 2016, held in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Koepke, M., Cheng, C. Z. & Bingham, R., 2017 Aug 11, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 59, 10, 100101.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Investigation of merging/reconnection heating during solenoid-free startup of plasmas in the MAST Spherical Tokamak

Tanabe, H., Yamada, T., Watanabe, T., Gi, K., Inomoto, M., Imazawa, R., Gryaznevich, M., Scannell, R., Conway, N. J., Michael, C., Crowley, B., Fitzgerald, I., Meakins, A., Hawkes, N., McClements, K. G., Harrison, J., O'Gorman, T., Cheng, C. Z. & Ono, Y., 2017 Apr 3, In : Nuclear Fusion. 57, 5, 056037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-driven magnetized liner inertial fusion

Davies, J. R., Barnak, D. H., Betti, R., Campbell, E. M., Chang, P-Y., Sefkow, A. B., Peterson, K. J., Sinars, D. B. & Weis, M. R., 2017 Jun 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 6, 062701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-driven magnetized liner inertial fusion on OMEGA

Barnak, D. H., Davies, J. R., Betti, R., Bonino, M. J., Campbell, E. M., Glebov, V. Y., Harding, D. R., Knauer, J. P., Regan, S. P., Sefkow, A. B., Harvey-Thompson, A. J., Peterson, K. J., Sinars, D. B., Slutz, S. A., Weis, M. R. & Chang, P. Y., 2017 May 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 5, 056310.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Low-energy particle experiments–electron analyzer (LEPe) onboard the Arase spacecraft

Kazama, Y., Wang, B. J., Wang, S. Y., Ho, P. T. P., Tam, S. W. Y., Chang, T. F., Chiang, C. Y. & Asamura, K., 2017 Dec 1, In : Earth, Planets and Space. 69, 1, 165.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Neoclassical quasilinear theory in the superbanana plateau regime and banana kinetics in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., 2017 Dec 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 12, 122504.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Observation of the generalized neoclassical toroidal viscosity offset rotation profile and implications for ITER

Sabbagh, S. A., Park, Y. S., Kim, J., Ko, J., Ko, W. H., Shaing, K. C., Sun, Y., Hahn, S. H., In, Y., Jeon, Y. M., Lee, H. H., Lee, J. H., Lee, S. G., Oh, Y. K., Seol, J. & Yoo, J. W., 2017 Jan 1, 44th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2017. Bret, A., Fajardo, M., Westerhof, E., Melzer, A., Dromey, B. & Riconda, C. (eds.). European Physical Society (EPS), P1.164. (44th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2017).

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Recent progress of magnetic reconnection research in the MAST spherical tokamak

Tanabe, H., Yamada, T., Watanabe, T., Gi, 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., 2017 May 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 5, 056108.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Revisiting oceanic elves and lightning occurrence rate during El Niño and la Nina episodes in a 10-year time frame

Wu, Y. J., Hsu, R. R., Chen, A. B. C., Su, H. T., Chang, S. C., Chou, J. K., Lee, Y. J. & Peng, K. M., 2017 Aug, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 28, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ring-averaged ion velocity distribution function probe for laboratory magnetized plasma experiment

Kawamori, E., Chen, J., Lin, C. & Lee, Z., 2017 Oct 1, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 88, 10, 103507.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Selected results from the ISUAL/FORMOSAT2 mission

Hsu, R. R., Su, H. T., Chen, A. B. C. & Kuo, C. L., 2017 Aug, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 28, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Self-adjustment and disintegration threshold of Langmuir solitons in inhomogeneous plasmas

Chen, Y. A., Nishimura, Y., Nishida, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2017 Mar 20, In : Physical Review E. 95, 3, 033205.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The degradation of ISUAL Imager and far-ultraviolet spectrophotometer

Chang, S. C., Hsu, R. R., Su, H. T., Chen, A. B., Kuo, C. L., Chou, J. K., Wu, Y. J. & Peng, K. M., 2017 Aug, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 28, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The leading role of atomic oxygen in the collocation of elves and hydroxyl nightglow in the low-latitude mesosphere

Wu, Y. J., Williams, E., Chang, S. C., Chou, J. K., Hsu, R-R., Friedrich, M., Kuo, C. L., Chen, B-C., Peng, K. M., Su, H-T., Frey, H. U., Mende, S. B., Takahashi, Y. & Lee, L. C., 2017 May 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 122, 5, p. 5550-5567 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)
2016

Application of tomographic ion Doppler spectroscopy to merging plasma startup in the MAST spherical tokamak

Tanabe, H., Yamada, T., Watanabe, T., Gi, K., Kadowaki, K., Inomoto, M., Imazawa, R., Gryaznevich, M., Scannell, R., Conway, N., Crowley, B., Mcclements, K. G., Fitzgerald, I., Michael, C., Harrison, J., Meakins, A., Nickhawkes, O'Gorman, T., Cheng, C. Z., Ono, Y. & 1 others, Team, T. M., 2016, In : Plasma and Fusion Research. 11, 1302093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Decoupling of electron and ion dynamics in driven magnetic reconnection in collisionless plasmas

Cheng, C-Z., Inoue, S., Ono, Y. & Horiuchi, R., 2016 Jan 1, In : Plasma and Fusion Research. 11, 1401081.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Identifying the occurrence of lightning and transient luminous events by nadir spectrophotometric observation

Adachi, T., Sato, M., Ushio, T., Yamazaki, A., Suzuki, M., Kikuchi, M., Takahashi, Y., Inan, U. S., Linscott, I., Hobara, Y., Frey, H. U., Mende, S. B., Chen, A. B., Hsu, R. R. & Kusunoki, K., 2016 Jul 1, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. 145, p. 85-97 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Modifications of the ionosphere prior to large earthquakes: report from the Ionosphere Precursor Study Group

Oyama, K. I., Devi, M., Ryu, K., Chen, C. H., Liu, J. Y., Liu, H., Bankov, L. & Kodama, T., 2016 Dec 1, In : Geoscience Letters. 3, 1, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity with effects of finite banana width for finite aspect ratio tokamaks

Shaing, K. C. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2016 Jul 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 7, 072511.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Precursory enhancement of EIA in the morning sector: Contribution from mid-latitude large earthquakes in the north-east Asian region

Ryu, K., Oyama, K. I., Bankov, L., Chen, C. H., Devi, M., Liu, H. & Liu, J. Y., 2016 Jan 1, In : Advances in Space Research. 57, 1, p. 268-280 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Progress Towards a Laser Produced Relativistic Electron-Positron Pair Plasma

Chen, H., Bonlie, J., Cauble, R., Fiuza, F., Goldstein, W., Hazi, A., Keane, C., Link, A., Marley, E., Nagel, S. R., Park, J., Shepherd, R., Williams, G. J., Meyerhofer, D. D., Fiksel, G., Barnak, D., Chang, P. Y., Nakai, M., Arikawa, Y., Azechi, H. & 17 others, Fujioka, S., Kojima, S., Miyanaga, N., Morita, T., Nagai, T., Nishimura, H., Ozaki, T., Sakawa, Y., Takabe, H., Zhang, Z., Kerr, S., Fedosejevs, R., Sentoku, Y., Hill, M. P., Hoarty, D. J., Hobbs, L. M. R. & James, S. F., 2016 Apr 1, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 688, 1, 012010.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

3 Citations (Scopus)

Shock formation induced by poloidal flow and its effects on the edge stability in tokamaks

Seol, J., Shaing, K-C. & Aydemir, A. Y., 2016 Apr 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 4, 042501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

The Imager for Sprites and Upper Atmospheric Lightning (ISUAL)

Frey, H. U., Mende, S. B., Harris, S. E., Heetderks, H., Takahashi, Y., Su, H. T., Hsu, R. R., Chen, A. B., Fukunishi, H., Chang, Y. S. & Lee, L. C., 2016 Aug 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research A: Space Physics. 121, 8, p. 8134-8145 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Transport theory for energetic alpha particles in finite aspect ratio tokamaks with broken symmetry

Shaing, K. C., Schlutt, M. & Lai, A. L., 2016 Feb 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 2, 022508.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Transport theory with effects of finite banana width in tokamaks with broken symmetry

Shaing, K. C. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2016 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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 Jan 1, 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

44 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

4 Citations (Scopus)