Institute of Space and Plasma Sciences

Research Output

2011

The neutral temperature in the ionospheric dynamo region and the ionospheric F region density during Wenchuan and Pingtung Doublet earthquakes

Sun, Y. Y., Oyama, K. I., Liu, J. Y., Jhuang, H. K. & Cheng, C. Z., 2011 Jul 18, In : Natural Hazards and Earth System Science. 11, 6, p. 1759-1768 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Theory for island induced neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., Tsai, T. H., Chu, M. S. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2011 Apr 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 51, 4, 043013.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Absolute optical energy of sprites and its relationship to charge moment of parent lightning discharge based on measurement by ISUAL/AP

Takahashi, Y., Yoshida, A., Sato, M., Adachi, T., Kondo, S., Hsu, R-R., Su, H-T., Chen, B-C., Mende, S. B., Frey, H. U. & Lee, L. C., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 9, A00E55.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of ionospheric electron parameters versus geomagnetic index Dst from RO data of FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC

Wang, K. & Tam, S. W. Y., 2010 Jan, In : GPS Solutions. 14, 1, p. 99-108 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

An approximate analytic expression for neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., Sabbagh, S. A. & Chu, M. S., 2010 Feb 15, In : Nuclear Fusion. 50, 2, 025022.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Citations (Scopus)

Asia-Pacific region water boosted rocket events

Oyama, K. I., Hidayat, A., Sofyan, E., Sinha, H. S. S., Herudi, K., Kubota, T., Sukkarieh, S., Arban, J. L., Chung, D. M., Medagangoda, I., Mohd, Z. B., Pitan, S., Chin, C. & Sarkar, F. R., 2010 Jan 1, Advances in Geosciences: Volume 19: Planetary Science (PS). World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 639-657 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

A statistical study of ionospheric earthquake precursors monitored by using equatorial ionization anomaly of GPS TEC in Taiwan during 2001-2007

Liu, J. Y., Chen, C. H., Chen, Y. I., Yang, W. H., Oyama, K. I. & Kuo, K. W., 2010 Jul 1, In : Journal of Asian Earth Sciences. 39, 1-2, p. 76-80 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

Compressing magnetic fields with high-energy lasers

Knauer, J. P., Gotchev, O. V., Chang, P. Y., Meyerhofer, D. D., Polomarov, O., Betti, R., Frenje, J. A., Li, C. K., Manuel, M. J. E., Petrasso, R. D., Rygg, J. R. & Śguin, F. H., 2010 May 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 17, 5, 056318.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)

Controlling synoptic-scale factors for the distribution of transient luminous events

Lee, L. J., Chen, A. B., Chang, S. C., Kuo, C. L., Su, H. T., Hsu, R. R., Wu, C. C., Lin, P. H., Frey, H. U., Mende, S. B., Takahashi, Y. & Lee, L. C., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 8, A00E54.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Coulomb collisional relaxation process of ion beams in magnetized plasmas

Nishimura, Y., 2010 Dec 1, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 38, 12 PART 2, p. 3442-3448 7 p., 5604324.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Dark-state polariton in magnetized plasma under electromagnetically induced transparency

Kawamori, E., 2010 Oct 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 17, 10, 102108.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Discussion on slow light in magnetized plasma by electromagnetically induced transparency

Kawamori, E., 2010, 37th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2010, EPS 2010. Vol. 3. p. 1564-1567 4 p.

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

Discussions on simulation models for gyrokinetic MHD: A kinetic-fluid model and a gyrokinetic PIC model (P4.150)

Nishimura, Y. & Cheng, C. Z., 2010 Dec 1, 37th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2010, EPS 2010. p. 1310-1313 4 p. (37th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2010, EPS 2010; vol. 2).

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

Effects of finite gradient B drift on collisional boundary layer analysis for neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., Seol, J., Sun, Y. W., Chu, M. S. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2010 Dec 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 50, 12, 125008.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Flux-force relation for non-axisymmetric tori in general flux coordinates and neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity

Shaing, K. C., Chu, M. S. & Sabbagh, S. A., 2010 Dec 1, In : Nuclear Fusion. 50, 12, 125012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Further investigations of lightning-induced transient emissions in the OH airglow layer

Huang, T. Y., Kuo, C. L., Chiang, C. Y., Chen, A. B., Su, H. T. & Hsu, R. R., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 10, A10326.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Generalized measurable ignition criterion for inertial confinement fusion

Chang, P., Betti, R., Spears, B. K., Anderson, K. S., Edwards, J., Fatenejad, M., Lindl, J. D., McCrory, R. L., Nora, R. & Shvarts, D., 2010 Apr 1, In : Physical review letters. 104, 13, 135002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

In-flight performance and initial results of plasma energy angle and composition experiment (PACE) on SELENE (Kaguya)

Saito, Y., Yokota, S., Asamura, K., Tanaka, T., Nishino, M. N., Yamamoto, T., Terakawa, Y., Fujimoto, M., Hasegawa, H., Hayakawa, H., Hirahara, M., Hoshino, M., MacHida, S., Mukai, T., Nagai, T., Nagatsuma, T., Nakagawa, T., Nakamura, M., Koichiro, O., Sagawa, E. & 9 others, Sasaki, S., Seki, K., Shinohara, I., Terasawa, T., Tsunakawa, H., Shibuya, H., Matsushima, M., Shimizu, H. & Takahashi, F., 2010 Jul 1, In : Space Science Reviews. 154, 1-4, p. 265-303 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ionospheric electron content anomalies detected by a FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC empirical model before and after the Wenchuan Earthquake

Kakinami, Y., Liu, J. Y., Tsai, L. C. & Oyama, K. I., 2010 Apr, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing. 31, 13, p. 3571-3578 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Micro mini satellites for earthquake studies - Toward international collaboration

Koichiro, O., Kakinami, Y., Liu, J. Y., Chen, C. Y. & Kodama, T., 2010 Jan 1, Advances in Geosciences: Volume 21: Solar Terrestrial (ST). World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 251-276 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)

Midnight latitude-altitude distribution of 630 nm airglow in the Asian sector measured with FORMOSAT-2/ISUAL

Adachi, T., Yamaoka, M., Yamamoto, M., Otsuka, Y., Liu, H., Hsiao, C. C., Chen, B-C. & Hsu, R-R., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 9, A09315.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling of Saturn's magnetosphere during Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 encounters

Chou, M. & Cheng, C. Z., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 8, A08202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling the presunrise plasma heating in the low- to midlatitude topside ionospheres

Chao, C. K., Su, S. Y., Huba, J. D. & Koichiro, O., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 9, A09304.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Neoclassical toroidal plasma viscosity torque in collisionless regimes in tokamaks

Sun, Y., Liang, Y., Shaing, K. C., Koslowski, H. R., Wiegmann, C. & Zhang, T., 2010 Oct 1, In : Physical review letters. 105, 14, 145002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)

OH airglow and equatorial variations observed by ISUAL instrument on board the FORMOSAT 2 satellite

Nee, J. B., Tsai, S. D., Peng, T. H., Hsu, R. R., Chen, A. B. C., Zhang, S., Huang, T. Y., Rajesh, P. K., Liu, J. Y., Frey, H. U. & Mende, S. B., 2010 Dec 1, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 21, 6, p. 985-995 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

On the drift kinetic equation driven by plasma flows

Shaing, K. C., 2010 Jun 25, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 52, 7, 072001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Predawn ionospheric heating observed by Hinotori satellite

Kakinami, Y., Balan, N., Liu, J. Y. & Koichiro, O., 2010 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115, 1, A01304.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)

Properties of solar wind turbulence from radio occultation experiments with the NOZOMI spacecraft

Efimov, A. I., Imamura, T., Oyama, K. I., Noguchi, K., Samoznaev, L. N., Nabatov, A. S., Bird, M. K. & Chashei, I. V., 2010 Nov 1, In : Astronomy Reports. 54, 11, p. 1032-1041 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Rank-ordered multifractal analysis for intermittent fluctuations with global crossover behavior

Tam, S. W. Y., Chang, T., Kintner, P. M. & Klatt, E. M., 2010 Mar 26, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 81, 3, 036414.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

ROMA (Rank-Ordered Multifractal Analyses) of intermittency in space plasmas - A brief tutorial review

Chang, T., Wu, C. C., Podesta, J., Echim, M., Lamy, H. & Tam, S. W. Y., 2010 Oct 22, In : Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics. 17, 5, p. 545-551 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Seismo-ionospheric anomalies of the GPS-TEC appear before the 12 May 2008 magnitude 8.0 Wenchuan Earthquake

Jhuang, H. K., Ho, Y. Y., Kakinami, Y., Liu, J. Y., Oyama, K. I., Parrot, M., Hattori, K., Nishihashi, M. & Zhang, D., 2010 Apr, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing. 31, 13, p. 3579-3587 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Seismo-ionospheric precursor of the 2008 Mw7.9 Wenchuan earthquake observed by FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC

Hsiao, C. C., Liu, J. Y., Oyama, K. I., Yen, N. L., Liou, Y. A., Chen, S. S. & Miau, J. J., 2010 Jan, In : GPS Solutions. 14, 1, p. 83-89 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Splitting methods for Vlasov-Maxwell equations in plasma simulations

Cheng, C-Z., 2010 Dec 1, Eulerian Codes for the Numerical Solution of the Kinetic Equations of Plasmas. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Studying the lunar ionosphere with SELENE radio science experiment

Imamura, T., Iwata, T., Yamamoto, Z. I., Mochizuki, N., Kono, Y., Matsumoto, K., Liu, Q., Noda, H., Hanada, H., Koichiro, O., Nabatov, A., Futaana, Y., Saito, A. & Ando, H., 2010 Jul 1, In : Space Science Reviews. 154, 1-4, p. 305-316 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Thermonuclear ignition in inertial confinement fusion and comparison with magnetic confinement

Betti, R., Chang, P. Y., Spears, B. K., Anderson, K. S., Edwards, J., Fatenejad, M., Lindl, J. D., McCrory, R. L., Nora, R. & Shvarts, D., 2010 May 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 17, 5, 058102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Citations (Scopus)
2009

ARGO science mission

Cheng, C. Z., Chen, B-C., Hau, L. N., Hirahara, M., Lin, C-H. & Yau, A. W., 2009 Nov 30, Future Perspectives of Space Plasma and Particle Instrumentation and International Collaborations - Proceedings of the International Conference. p. 196-200 5 p. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1144).

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

29 Citations (Scopus)

A statistical study of hard X-ray footpoint motions in large solar flares

Yang, Y. H., Cheng, C. Z., Krucker, S., Lin, R. P. & Ip, W. H., 2009 Mar 1, In : Astrophysical Journal. 693, 1, p. 132-139 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
32 Citations (Scopus)

Development of an analysis method on the mode conversion process between electromagnetic and electron Bernstein waves in real experimental configurations

Igami, H., Idei, H., Ikeda, R., Kawamori, E., Ito, S., Ono, Y., Toi, K., Kubo, S., Yoshimura, Y., Shimozuma, T., Takahashi, H., Maekawa, T., Tanaka, H. & Mutoh, T., 2009 Dec 31, 34th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz 2009. 5325602. (34th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz 2009).

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

Development of magnetized plasma device using thermionic-thermoelectronic plasma emitter

Kawamori, E., Cheng, C. Z., Lee, J. Y., Liao, Y. Y., Chuang, S. T. & Syugu, W. J., 2009 Dec 1, 36th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2009, EPS 2009 - Europhysics Conference Abstracts. p. 957-960 4 p. (36th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2009, EPS 2009 - Europhysics Conference Abstracts; vol. 33 E2).

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

Discharge processes, electric field, and electron energy in ISUAL recorded gigantic jets

Kuo, C. L., Chou, J. K., Tsai, L. Y., Chen, A. B., Su, H. T., Hsu, R. R., Cummer, S. A., Frey, H. U., Mende, S. B., Takahashi, Y. & Lee, L. C., 2009 Apr, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 114, 4, A04314.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Citations (Scopus)

Empirical models of Total Electron Content based on functional fitting over Taiwan during geomagnetic quiet condition

Kakinami, Y., Chen, C. H., Liu, J. Y., Oyama, K. I., Yang, W. H. & Abe, S., 2009 Dec 1, In : Annales Geophysicae. 27, 8, p. 3321-3333 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating lightning current moment waveforms from satellite optical measurements

Adachi, T., Cummer, S. A., Li, J., Takahashi, Y., Hsu, R-R., Su, H-T., Chen, B-C., Mende, S. B. & Frey, H. U., 2009 Sep 1, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 36, 18, L18808.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
31 Citations (Scopus)
28 Citations (Scopus)

First results of the limb imaging of 630.0 nm airglow using FORMOSAT-2/Imager of Sprites and Upper Atmospheric Lightnings

Rajesh, P. K., Liu, J. Y., Chiang, C. Y., Chen, A. B., Chen, W. S., Su, H. T., Hsu, R. R., Lin, C. H., Hsu, M. L., Yee, J. H. & Nee, J. B., 2009 Jan 1, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 114, 10, A10302.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Full torus electromagnetic gyrokinetic particle simulations with kinetic electrons

Nishimura, Y., Lin, Z. & Chen, L., 2009 Jan, In : Communications in Computational Physics. 5, 1, p. 183-194 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Global ionospheric structure imaged by FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC: Early results

Lin, C. H., Liu, J. Y., Hsiao, C. C., Liu, C. H., Cheng, C. Z., Chang, P. Y., Tsai, H. F., Fang, T. W., Chen, C. H. & Hsu, M. L., 2009 Feb 1, In : Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 20, 1, p. 171-179 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)