Positions

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2018 Electron Physics in 3-D Two-Fluid 10-Moment Modeling of Ganymede's MagnetosphereJournal of Geophysical Research.  123:2815-2830. 2018
2018 Graphics processing unit accelerated phase field dislocation dynamics: Application to bi-metallic interfacesAdvances in Engineering Software.  115:248-267. 2018
2017 High-Mach number, laser-driven magnetized collisionless shocksPhysics of Plasmas.  24:122702-122702. 2017
2017 Simulation of magnetic holes formation in the magnetosheathPhysics of Plasmas.  24:122121-122121. 2017
2017 Generation and Evolution of High-Mach-Number Laser-Driven Magnetized Collisionless Shocks in the Laboratory.Physical Review Letters.  119:025001. 2017
2017 Using OpenGGCM to Compute and Separate Magnetosphere Magnetic Perturbations Measured on Board Low Earth Orbiting SatellitesSpace Science Reviews.  206:601-620. 2017
2017 Reply to comment by Remya et al. on "Effects of electron temperature anisotropy on proton mirror instability evolution"Journal of Geophysical Research.  122:748-752. 2017
2016 The Plasma Simulation Code: A modern particle-in-cell code with patch-based load-balancingJournal of Computational Physics.  318:305-326. 2016
2016 Effects of electron temperature anisotropy on proton mirror instability evolutionJournal of Geophysical Research.  121:5350-5365. 2016
2015 Electron acceleration by parallel and perpendicular electric fields during magnetic reconnection without guide fieldJournal of Geophysical Research.  120:9355-9367. 2015
2015 The island coalescence problem: Scaling of reconnection in extended fluid models including higher-order momentsPhysics of Plasmas.  22:112104-112104. 2015
2015 Instability-enhanced friction in the presheath of two-ion-species plasmasPlasma Sources Science and Technology.  24:015034-015034. 2015
2015 Comparison of multi-fluid moment models with particle-in-cell simulations of collisionless magnetic reconnectionPhysics of Plasmas.  22:012108-012108. 2015
2014 Magnetic reconnection between colliding magnetized laser-produced plasma plumes.Physical Review Letters.  113:105003. 2014
2014 Synthesis of 3-D Coronal-Solar Wind Energetic Particle Acceleration ModulesSpace Weather.  12:323-328. 2014
2013 Filamentation instability of counterstreaming laser-driven plasmas.Physical Review Letters.  111:225002. 2013
2013 Discrete kinetic eigenmode spectra of electron plasma oscillations in weakly collisional plasma: A numerical studyPhysics of Plasmas.  20:012125-012125. 2013
2012 Magnetic reconnection in high-energy-density laser-produced plasmasPhysics of Plasmas.  19:056309-056309. 2012
2011 Hall magnetohydrodynamic reconnection in the plasmoid unstable regimePhysics of Plasmas.  18:092108-092108. 2011
2011 Fast magnetic reconnection in laser-produced plasma bubbles.Physical Review Letters.  106:215003. 2011
2010 PERPENDICULAR ION HEATING BY LOW-FREQUENCY ALFVEN-WAVE TURBULENCE IN THE SOLAR WINDAstrophysical Journal.  720:503-515. 2010
2010 Linear plasmoid instability of thin current sheets with shear flowPhysics of Plasmas.  17:052109-052109. 2010
2009 Intermediate nonlinear regimes of line-tied g mode and ballooning instabilityNuclear Fusion.  49:095009-095009. 2009
2009 Initiation of ballooning instability in the near-Earth plasma sheet prior to the 23 March 2007 THEMIS substorm expansion onsetAnnales Geophysicae.  27:1129-1138. 2009
2008 A COMPARISON OF SPECTRAL ELEMENT AND FINITE DIFFERENCE METHODS USING STATICALLY REFINED NONCONFORMING GRIDS FOR THE MHD ISLAND COALESCENCE INSTABILITY PROBLEMAstrophysical Journal, Supplement Series.  177:613-625. 2008
2007 Nonlinear ballooning instability in the near-Earth magnetotail: Growth, structure, and possible role in substormsJournal of Geophysical Research.  112:n/a-n/a. 2007
2006 Intermediate nonlinear evolution of the Parker instability: formation of convection-induced discontinuities and absence of finite-time singularities.Physical Review Letters.  96:065001. 2006
2005 Current singularities: Drivers of impulsive reconnectionPhysics of Plasmas.  12:042305-042305. 2005
2004 Three-dimensional MHD high-resolution computations with CWENO employing adaptive mesh refinementComputer Physics Communications.  158:47-56. 2004
2002 Hyperbolic shock waves of the optical self-focusing with normal group-velocity dispersion.Physical Review Letters.  89:153902. 2002
2001 Splittings, coalescence, bunch and snake patterns in the 3D nonlinear Schrodinger equation with anisotropic dispersionPhysica D: Nonlinear Phenomena.  151:175-198. 2001
1999 Longitudinal and transversal structure functions in two-dimensional electron magnetohydrodynamic flowsPhysics of Plasmas.  6:3788-3793. 1999
1998 Adaptive mesh refinement for singular solutions of the incompressible Euler equationsPhysical Review Letters.  80:4177-4180. 1998
The Plasma Simulation Code: A modern particle-in-cell code with load-balancing and GPU support

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2007 Intermediate nonlinear regime of a line-tied g modePhysics of Plasmas. 055903-055903. 2007
2003 Anisotropic fluid turbulence in the interstellar medium and solar windPhysics of Plasmas. 1954-1962. 2003
2002 On the dynamics of the solar corona: First results obtained with a new 3D MHD modelEuropean Space Agency, (Special Publication) ESA SP. 21-24. 2002
2002 On the dynamics of the solar corona: The numerics behind a self-consistent 3D MHD modelEuropean Space Agency, (Special Publication) ESA SP. 51-54. 2002

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Teaching Activities

  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2018
  • General Physics I Studio Taught course 2018
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2018
  • General Physics I Recitation Taught course 2018
  • High-Performance Computing Taught course 2018
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2017
  • General Physics I Studio Taught course 2017
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2017
  • General Physics I Recitation Taught course 2017
  • High-Performance Computing Taught course 2017
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2016
  • General Physics I Studio Taught course 2016
  • General Physics I Studio Taught course 2016
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2016
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2015
  • General Physics I Recitation Taught course 2015
  • General Physics I Studio Taught course 2015
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2015
  • General Physics I Recitation Taught course 2015
  • General Physics I Recitation Taught course 2015
  • High-Performance Computing Taught course 2015
  • High-Performance Computing Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Kai Germaschewski