Yasutaro Nishimura

Associate Professor

  • 279 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
19972020

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Education

  • 1998 PhD, Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Research Interests

  • Fusion Science
  • High Performance Scientific Computing
  • Plasma Physics

Experience

  • 1998 Research Associate, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
  • 2000 Researcher, Max-Planck Institut fuer Plasmaphysik, Germany
  • 2003 Researcher, Lecturer, University of California, Irvine, USA
  • 2006 Visiting Scientist, Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University, USA
  • 2008 Associate Research Professor, Plasma Space Science Center, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • 2011/02~Present Associate Professor, Institute of Space, Astrophysical, and Plasma Sciences

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Research Output

  • 279 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 29 Article
  • 2 Conference article
  • 1 Conference contribution

Computational analysis of ion orbital loss in diverted positive- And negative-triangularity tokamaks

Nishimura, Y., Waelbroeck, F. L. & Zheng, L. J., 2020 Jan 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 27, 1, 5131157.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Coordinate transformation and construction of finite element mesh in a diverted tokamak geometry

    Nishimura, Y., Lyu, J. C., Waelbroeck, F. L., Zheng, L. J. & Michoski, C. E., 2020 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Contributions to Plasma Physics. e201900145.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Electron Heating by Langmuir Soliton on Electrostatic Vlasov-Poisson Simulation

    Chen, Y. H., Nishimura, Y. & Tatsuno, T., 2019 Feb, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 47, 2, p. 1181-1184 4 p., 8537975.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Numerical Studies of Coulomb Collisions, Relaxation, and Debye Shielding by N-Body Simulation

    Wang, C. P. & Nishimura, Y., 2019 Feb, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 47, 2, p. 1196-1204 9 p., 8521709.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 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

  • Thesis

    Investigation of Coulomb collisional effects on plasma wave echo by using Particle-in-Cell simulation

    Author: 昺璋, 吳., 2018 Sep 6

    Supervisor: Nishimura, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis

    Kinetic simulation of particle acceleration by electrostatic ion acoustic shock

    Author: 福生, 蘇., 2016 Sep 8

    Supervisor: Nishimura, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis

    Low frequency plasma wave simulation by gyrokinetic marker particles in low dimensional geometry

    Author: 智民, 陳., 2015 Jul 15

    Supervisor: Nishimura, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis

    N-body Coulomb Force Simulation of Basic Plasma Physics by GPU Computing

    Author: 建普, 王., 2017 Oct 27

    Supervisor: Nishimura, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis

    Nonlinear Langmuir soliton dynamics in magnetized plasma employing two dimensional kinetic simulation

    Author: 致皞, 蘇., 2016 Dec 29

    Supervisor: Nishimura, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's Thesis