Institute of Space and Plasma Sciences

Research Output

2015

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 Jan 1, In : Chinese Journal of Physics. 53, 1, p. 1-30 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
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 Jan 1, 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

14 Citations (Scopus)

Topside ionospheric electron temperature and density along the Weddell Sea latitude

Liu, J. Y., Chang, F. Y., Oyama, K. I., Kakinami, Y., Yeh, H. C., Yeh, T. L., Jiang, S. B. & Parrot, M., 2015 Jan, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 120, 1, p. 609-614 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

Use of external magnetic fields in hohlraum plasmas to improve laser-coupling

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 Jan 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 22, 1, 010703.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 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

10 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, 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

58 Citations (Scopus)
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

16 Citations (Scopus)

Transport theory for energetic alpha particles and tolerable magnitude of error fields in tokamaks with broken symmetry

Shaing, K-C. & Hsu, C. T., 2014 Mar 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 54, 3, 033012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Control of bootstrap current in the pedestal region of tokamaks

Shaing, K. C. & Lai, A. L., 2013 Dec 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 20, 12, 122504.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Detection of long-living neutral hydrated clusters in laboratory simulation of ionospheric D region plasma

Sinha, H. S. S., Koichiro, O. & Watanabe, S., 2013 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 118, 1, p. 583-589 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of impurity toroidal viscosity on offset toroidal rotation

Kikuchi, M., Shaing, K-C., Nagasaki, K. & Sano, F., 2013 Jan 1, 40th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2013. European Physical Society (EPS), p. 473-476 4 p. (40th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2013; vol. 1).

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

Electron acceleration by magnetic reconnection during spherical tokamak merging experiment

Kamio, S., Yamasaki, K., Takemura, K., Cao, Q., Watanabe, T. G., Itagaki, H., Tsutsui, T., Ishiguchi, K., Imazawa, R., Yamada, T., Cheng, C. Z., Inomoto, M., Takase, Y. & Ono, Y., 2013 May 10, In : IEEJ Transactions on Fundamentals and Materials. 133, 4, p. 166-172 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)

Filamentation instability of counterstreaming laser-driven plasmas

Fox, W., Fiksel, G., Bhattacharjee, A., Chang, P. Y., Germaschewski, K., Hu, S. X. & Nilson, P. M., 2013 Nov 27, In : Physical review letters. 111, 22, 225002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

113 Citations (Scopus)

Global observations of the 630-nm nightglow and patterns of brightness measured by ISUAL

Chiang, C. Y., Chang, T. F., Tam, S. W. Y., Huang, T. Y., Chen, A. B. C., Su, H. T. & Hsu, R. R., 2013 Apr, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 24, 2, p. 283-293 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Intrinsic plasma rotation determined by neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity in tokamaks

Sun, Y., Shaing, K. C., Liang, Y., Casper, T., Loarte, A., Shen, B. & Wan, B., 2013 Sep 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 53, 9, 093010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

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

12 Citations (Scopus)

Kappa distribution function effects on landau damping in electrostatic vlasov simulation

Chen, Y. H., Nishimura, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2013 Apr 1, 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 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 53, 10, 104007.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

32 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

4 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, B-C., 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 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 20, 5, 056313.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
2012
1 Citation (Scopus)

Asymmetry of hard X-ray emissions at conjugate footpoints in solar flares

Yang, Y. H., Cheng, C. Z., Krucker, S., Hsieh, M. S. & Chen, N. H., 2012 Jan 1, In : Astrophysical Journal. 756, 1, 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior of substorm auroral arcs and Pi2 waves: Implication for the kinetic ballooning instability

Chang, T. F., Cheng, C. Z., Chiang, C. Y. & Chen, A. B., 2012 Jun 8, In : Annales Geophysicae. 30, 6, p. 911-926 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics and generation of secondary jets and secondary gigantic jets

Lee, L. J., Huang, S. M., Chou, J. K., Kuo, C. L., Chen, B-C., Su, H-T., Hsu, R-R., Frey, H. U., Takahashi, Y. & Lee, L. C., 2012 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 117, 6, A06317.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)