UCL Department of Space and Climate Physics


Space Plasma Physics Publications

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  • Pakhotin, I. P., I. R. Mann, R. L. Lysak, D. J. Knudsen, J. W. Gjerloev, I. J. RaeC. Forsyth, K. R. Murphy, D. M. Miles, L. G. Ozeke, and G. Balasis (2018), Diagnosing the role of Alfvén waves in magnetosphere-ionosphere coupling: Swarm observations of large amplitude nonstationary magnetic perturbations during an interval of northward IMF, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 123, doi:10.1002/2017JA024713.
  • Bai, S., Q. Shi, A. Tian, M. Nowada, A. W. Degeling, X.-Z. Zhou, … and A. N. Fazakerly (2018), Spatial distribution and semiannual variation of cold-dense plasma sheet, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 123, doi:10.1002/2017JA024565.
  • Pescaroli, G., R. T. Wicks, G. Giacomello, and D. E. Alexander (2018), Increasing resilience to cascading events: The M.OR.D.OR. scenario, Safety Science, doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2017.12.012.
  • Taylor, S. A., A. J. Coates, G. H. Jones, A. Wellbrock, A. N. Fazakerley, R. T. Desai, … and J. H. Waite (2018), Modeling, analysis, and interpretation of photoelectron energy spectra at Enceladus observed by Cassini, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 123, doi:10.1002/2017JA024536.


  • McGranaghan, R. M., A. J. Mannucci, and C. Forsyth (2017), A comprehensive analysis of multi-scale field aligned currents: Characteristics, controlling parameters, and relationships, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 11, 931-11, 960, doi:10.1002/2017JA024742.
  • Haaland, S., A. Runov, and C. Forsyth (2017), Dawn-Dusk Asymmetries in Planetary Plasma Environments, John Wiley and Sons.
  • Guillemant, S., M. Maksimovic, A. Hilgers, F. Pentellini, L. Lamy, P. Louarn, V. Genot, C. J. Owen, J.-C. Mateo-Velez, P. Sarraihl, S. L. G. Hess, and A. Vecchio (2017), A Study of Solar Orbiter Spacecraft–Plasma Interactions Effects on Electric Field and Particle Measurements, IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 45,  2578 - 2587, doi:10.1109/TPS.2017.2731054.
  • Varsani, A., R. Nakamura, V. A. Sergeev, W. Baumjohann, C. J. Owen, A. A. Petrukovich, … and R. E. Ergun (2017), Simultaneous remote observations of intense reconnection effects by DMSP and MMS spacecraft during a storm time substorm, J. of Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 10,891–10,909, doi:10.1002/2017JA024547.
  • Macneil, A. R.C. J. Owen, and R. T. Wicks (2017), Tests for coronal electron temperature signatures in suprathermal electron populations at 1 AU, Ann. Geophys., 35, 1275- 1291, doi:10.5194/angeo-35-1275-2017.
  • Yao, Z., A. Radioti, I. J. Rae, J. Liu, D. Grodent, L. C. Ray,…and B. Palmaerts (2017), Mechanisms of Saturn's near-noon transient aurora: In situ evidence from Cassini measurements, Geophys. Res. Letters, 44, 11,217–11,228, doi:10.1002/2017GL075108.
  • Shi, J., Z. Zhang, K. Torkar, Z. Cheng, A. Farzakeley, M. Dunlop, and C. Carr (2017), Distribution of field-aligned electron events in the high-altitude polar region: Cluster observations. J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 11,245–11,255, doi:10.1002/2017JA024360.
  • Dunn, W. R., G. Branduardi-Raymont, L. C. Ray, C. M. Jackman, R. P. Kraft, R. F. Elsner, I. J. RaeZ. Yao, M. F. Vogt, G. H. Jones, G. R. Gladstone, G. S. Orton, J. A. Sinclair, P. G. Ford, G. A. Graham, R. Caro-Carretero, and A. J. Coates (2017), The independent pulsations of Jupiter's northern and southern X-ray auroras, Nature Astronomy, 1, 758-764, doi:10.1038/s41550-017-0262-6.
  • Rae, I. J., K. R. Murphy, C. E. J. Watt, I. R. Mann, Z. YaoN. M. E. KalmoniC. Forsyth, and D. K. Milling (2017), Using ultra-low frequency waves and their characteristics to diagnose key physics of substorm onset, Geosci. Lett., 4:23, doi:10.1186/s40562-017-0089-0.
  • Yao, Z. H., A. J. Coates, L. C. Ray, I. J. Rae, D. Grodent, G. H. Jones, M. K. Dougherty, C. J. Owen, R. L. Guo, W. R. Dunn, A. Radioti, Z. Y. Pu, G. R. Lewis, J. H. Waite, and J.-C. Gérard (2017), Corotating Magnetic Reconnection Site in Saturn's Magnetosphere, Ap. J. Lett., 844:L18, doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa88af.
  • Sandhu, J. K., T. K. Yeoman, I. J. Rae, R. C. Fear, and I. S. Dandouras (2017), The dependence of magnetospheric plasma mass loading on geomagnetic activity using Cluster, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2017JA024171.
  • Watt, C. E. J., I. J. Rae, K. R. Murphy, C. Anekallu, S. N. Bentley, and C. Forsyth (2017), The parameterization of wave-particle interactions in the Outer Radiation Belt, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2017JA024339.
  • Yao, Z.I. J. Rae, A. T. Y. Lui, K. R. Murphy, C. J. Owen, Z. Y. Pu, C. Forsyth, D. Grodent, Q.-G. Song, A. M. Du, and N. M. E. Kalmoni (2017), An explanation of auroral intensification during the substorm expansion phase, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 8560–8576, doi:10.1002/2017JA024029.
  • Thomas, S., M. Owens, M. Lockwood, and C. Owen (2017), Decadal trends in the diurnal variation of galactic cosmic rays observed using neutron monitor data, Ann. Geophys., 35, 825-838, doi:10.5194/angeo-35-825-2017.
  • Coxon, J. C., I. J. RaeC. Forsyth, C. M. Jackman, R. C. Fear, and B. J. Anderson (2017), Birkeland currents during substorms: Statistical evidence for intensification of Regions 1 and 2 currents after onset and a localized signature of auroral dimming, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 6455–6468, doi:10.1002/2017JA023967.
  • Verscharen, D., C. H. K. Chen, and R. T. Wicks (2017), On kinetic slow modes, fluid slow modes, and pressure balanced structures in the solar wind, ApJ, 840.
  • Yao, Z. H., D. Grodent, L. C. Ray, I. J. Rae, A. J. Coates, Z. Y. Pu, A. T. Lui, A. Radioti, J. H. Waite, G. H. Jones, R. L. Guo, W. R. Dunn (2017), Two fundamentally different drivers of dipolarizations at Saturn, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2017JA024060.
  • Yao Z. H., I. J. Rae, R. L. Guo, A. N. FazakerleyC. J. Owen, R. Nakamura, W. Baumjohann, C. E. J. Watt, K. J. Hwang, B. L. Giles, C. T. Russell, R. B. Torbert, A. Varsani, H. S. Fu, Q. Q. Shi, and X.-J. Zhang (2017), A direct examination of the dynamics of dipolarization fronts using MMS, J. Geophys. Res., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JA023401.
  • Forsyth, C.I. J. Rae, I. R. Mann, and I. P. Pakhotin (2017), Identifying intervals of temporally invariant field-aligned currents from Swarm: Assessing the validity of single-spacecraft methods, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JA023708.
  • Graham, G. A., I. J. Rae, C. J. Owen, A. P. Walsh, C. S. Arridge, L. Gilbert, G. R. Lewis, G H. Jones, C. Forsyth, A. J. Coates, and J. H. Waite (2017), The Evolution of Solar Wind Strahl with Heliospheric Distance, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121,  doi:10.1002/2016JA023656.
  • Yang, J., J. B. Cao, H. S. Fu, T. Y. Wang, W. L. Liu, and Z. H. Yao (2017), Broadband high-frequency waves detected at dipolarization fronts, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JA023465.
  • Kalmoni, N. M. E.I. J. Rae, K. R. Murphy, C. Forsyth, C. E. J. Watt, and C. J. Owen (2017), Statistical azimuthal structuring of the substorm onset arc: Implications for the onset mechanism, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2016GL071826. 
  • Eastwood, J. P., E. Biffis, M. A. Hapgood, L. Green, M. M. Bisi, R. D. Bentley, R. Wicks, L.-A. McKinnell, M. Gibbs, and C. Burnett (2017), The Economic Impact of Space Weather: Where Do We Stand?, Risk Analysis, doi:10.1111/risa.12765.
  • Zhao, H., D. N. Baker, A. N. Jaynes, X. Li, S. R. Elkington, S. G. Kanekal, H. E. Spence, A. J. Boyd, C.-L. Huang, and C. Forsyth (2017), On the relation between radiation belt electrons and solar wind parameters/geomagnetic indices: Dependence on the first adiabatic invariant and L*, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JA023658.
  • Liu, C. M., H. S. Fu, Y. Xu, T. Y. Wang, J. B. Cao, X. G. Sun, and Z. H. Yao (2017), Suprathermal electron acceleration in the near-Earth flow rebounce region, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 594–604, doi:10.1002/2016JA023437.
  • Kalmoni N. M. (2017) Auroral observations of the substorm instability, A&G, 58 (1), 1.14-1.16, doi:10.1093/astrogeo/atx021.


  • Gray, R. L., S. V. Badman, B. Bonfond, T. Kimura, H. Misawa, J. D. Nichols, M. F. Vogt, and L. C. Ray (2016), Auroral evidence of radial transport at Jupiter during January 2014, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 9972–9984, doi:10.1002/2016JA023007.
  • Zhao, Y., R. Wang, Q. Lu, A. Du, Z. Yao, and M. Wu (2016), Coalescence of magnetic flux ropes observed in the tailward high-speed flows, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 10,898–10,909, doi:10.1002/2016JA023526.
  • Guo, R., Z. Pu, S. Fu, L. Xie, M. Dunlop, Y. V. Bogdanoz, J. He, X. Wang, and Z. Yao (2016), Evolution of clustered magnetic nulls in a turbulent-like reconnection region in the magnetotail, Science Bulletin, 61 (14), 1145-50, doi:10.1007/s11434-016-1121-z.
  • Yao, S. T., Q. Q. Shi, Z. Y. Li, X. G. Wang, A. M. Tian, W. J. Sun, M. Hamrin, M. M. Wang, T. Pitkänen, S. C. Bai, X. C. Shen, X. F. Ji, D. PokhotelovZ. H. Yao, T. Xiao, Z. Y. Pu, S. Y. Fu, Q. G. Zong, A. De Spiegeleer, W. Liu, H. Zhang, and H. Rème (2016), Propagation of small size magnetic holes in the magnetospheric plasma sheet, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 5510–5519, doi:10.1002/2016JA022741.
  • Murphy, K. R., I. R. Mann, I. J. Rae, D. G. Sibeck, and C. E. J. Watt (2016), Accurately characterizing the importance of wave-particle interactions in radiation belt dynamics: The pitfalls of statistical wave representations, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 7895–7899, doi:10.1002/2016JA022618.
  • Pokhotelov, D.I. J. Rae, K. R. Murphy, I. R. Mann, and L. Ozeke (2016), Effects of ULF wave power on relativistic radiation belt electrons: 8–9 October 2012 geomagnetic storm, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 11,766–11,779, doi:10.1002/2016JA023130.
  • Mann, I. R., L. G. Ozeke, K. R. Murphy, S. G. Claudepierre, D. L. Turner, D. N. Baker, I. J. Rae, A. Kale, D. K. Milling, A. J. Boyd, and H. E. Spence (2016), Explaining the dynamics of the ultra-relativistic third Van Allen radiation belt, Nature Physics, 12978–983, doi:10.1038/nphys3799.
  • Yan, L., J. He, L. Zhang, C. Tu, E. Marsch, C. H. Chen, X. Wang, L. Wang, and R. T. Wicks (2016), Spectral anisotropy of Elsässer variables in two-dimensional wave-vector space as observed in the fast solar wind turbulence, The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 12, 816(2):L24, doi:10.3847/2041-8205/816/2/L24.
  • Kajdič, P., O. Alexandrova, M. Maksimovic, C. Lacombe, and A. N. Fazakerley (2016), Suprathermal Electron Strahl Widths in the Presence of Narrow-band Whistler Waves in the Solar Wind, The Astrophysical Journal, 15, 833(2):172, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/833/2/172.
  • Trenchi, L., R. C. Fear, K. J. Trattner, B. Mihaljcic, and A. N. Fazakerley (2016), A sequence of flux transfer events potentially generated by different generation mechanisms, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 8624–8639, doi:10.1002/2016JA022847.
  • Vaivads, A., A. Retinò, J. Soucek, Y. V. Khotyaintsev, F. Valentini, C. P. Escoubet, O. Alexandrova, M. André, S. D. Bale, M. Balikhin, D. Burgess, and A. Fazakerley (2016), Turbulence Heating ObserveR–satellite mission proposal, Journal of Plasma Physics, 82(5), doi:10.1017/S0022377816000775.
  • Kakad, A., B. Kakad, C. Anekallu, G. Lakhina, Y. Omura, and A. Fazakerley (2016), Slow electrostatic solitary waves in Earth’s plasma sheet boundary layer, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 4452–4465, doi:10.1002/2016JA022365. 
  • Yao, Z.A. N. Fazakerley, A. Varsani, I. J. Rae, C. J. Owen, D. Pokhotelov, C. Forsyth, R. L. Guo, S. C. Bai, S. T. Yao, and N. Doss (2016), Substructures within a dipolarization front revealed by high-temporal resolution Cluster observations, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 5185–5202, doi:10.1002/2015JA022238.
  • Forsyth, C.I. J. Rae, K. Murphy, M. Freeman, C. L. Huang, H. Spence, A. Boyd, J, Coxon, C. Jackman, N. Kalmoni, and C. Watt (2016), What effect do substorms have on the content of the radiation belts?, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 6292–6306, doi:10.1002/2016JA022620.
  • Rae, I. J. and Watt, C. E. J. (2016), ULF Waves above the Nightside Auroral Oval during Substorm Onset, in Low-Frequency Waves in Space Plasmas (eds A. Keiling, D.-H. Lee and V. Nakariakov), John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, NJ., doi: 10.1002/9781119055006.ch7.
  • Tang, C. L., M. Zhou, Z. H. Yao, and F. Shi (2016), Electron acceleration associated with the magnetic flux pileup regions in the near-Earth plasma sheet: A multicase study, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 4331–4342, doi:10.1002/2016JA022406.
  • Zhang, Y.C., C. Shen, A. Marchaudon, Z. J. Rong, B. Lavraud, A. Fazakerley, Z. Yao, B. Mihaljcic, Y. Ji, Y. H. Ma, and Z. X. Liu (2016), First in situ evidence of electron pitch angle scattering due to magnetic field line curvature in the Ion diffusion region, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 4103–4110, doi:10.1002/2016JA022409.
  • Guo, R., Z. Pu, L. J. Chen, S, Fu, L. Xie, X. Wang, M. Dunlop, Y. V. Bogdanova, Z. Yao,  C. Xiao, and J. He (2016), In-situ observations of flux ropes formed in association with a pair of spiral nulls in magnetotail plasmas, Physics of Plasmas (1994-present), 23(5), p.052901, doi:10.1063/1.4948415.
  • Haerendel G., L. Suttle, S. V. Lebedev, G. F. Swadling, J. D. Hare, G. C. Burdiak, S. N. Bland, J. P. Chittenden, N. Kalmoni, A. Frank, R. A. Smith, and F. Suzuki-Vidal (2016), Stop layer: a flow braking mechanism in space and support from a lab experiment, Plasma physics and controlled fusion, 58 (6).
  • Dunn, W. R., G. Branduardi-Raymont, R. F. Elsner, M. F. Vogt, L. Lamy, P. G. Ford, A. J. Coates, G. R. Gladstone, C. M. Jackman, J. D. Nichols, and I. J. Rae (2016), The impact of an ICME on the Jovian X-ray aurora, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 2274–2307, doi:10.1002/2015JA021888.
  • Arridge, C. S., J. M. Jasinski, N. Achilleos, Y. V. Bogdanova, E. J. Bunce, S. W. H. Cowley, A. N. Fazakerley, K. K. Khurana, L. Lamy, J. S. Leisner, and E. Roussos (2016), Cassini observations of Saturn's southern polar cusp, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 3006–3030, doi:10.1002/2015JA021957.
  • Fazakerley, A.N., L. K. Harra, and L. van Driel-Gesztelyi (2016), An Investigation of the Sources of Earth-directed Solar Wind during Carrington Rotation 2053, The Astrophysical Journal, 823(2), p.145, doi:10.3847/0004-637X/823/2/145. 
  • J. Gustin, D. Grodent, L.C. Ray, B. Bonfond, E.J. Bunce, J.D. Nichols, and N. Ozak (2016), Characteristics of north jovian aurora from STIS FUV spectral images. Icarus, 268, pp.215-241, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2015.12.048.
  • Smith, C.G.A., L. C. Ray, and N. A. Achilleos (2016), A planetary wave model for Saturn's 10.7-h periodicities, Icarus, 268, pp.76-88, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2015.12.041.
  • Coxon, J. C., C. M. Jackman, M. P. Freeman, C. Forsyth, and I. J. Rae (2016), Identifying the magnetotail lobes with Cluster magnetometer data, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 1436–1446, doi:10.1002/2015JA022020.
  • R. T. Wicks, R. L. Alexander, M. Stevens, L. B. Wilson III, P. S. Moya, A. Vinas, L. K. Jian D. A. Roberts, S. O'Modhrain, J. A. Gilbert, and T. H. Zurbuchen (2016), A proton cyclotron wave storm generated by unstable proton distribution functions in the solar wind, The Astrophysical Journal, 819.1:6, doi:10.3847/0004-637X/819/1/6.


  • R. T. Wicks, R. L. Alexander, M. Stevens, L. B. Wilson III, P. S. Moya, A. Vinas, L. K. Jian D. A. Roberts, S. O'Modhrain, J. A. Gilbert, T. H. Zurbuchen, 2015; "A proton cyclotron wave storm generated by unstable proton distribution functions in the solar wind", ApJ (Under Review)
  • Limei Yan, Jiansen He, Lei Zhang, Chuanyi Tu, Eckart Marsch, Christopher H.K. Chen, Xin Wang, Linghua Wang, Robert T. Wicks, 2015; "Spectral Anisotropy of Elsasser Variables in Two Dimensional Wave-vector Space as Observed in the Fast Solar Wind Turbulence", ApJ (Under Review)
  • Y. G. Maneva, Adolfo F. Vias, Pablo S. Moya, Robert T. Wicks, and Stefaan Poedts, 2015; "Dissipation of parallel and oblique alfvn-cyclotron waves - implications for heating of alpha particles in the solar wind", ApJ, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/814/1/33
  • MJ Owens, CJ Scott, AJ Bennett, SR Thomas, M Lockwood, RG Harrison and MM Lam, 2015; Lightning as a space weather hazard: UK thunderstorm activity modulated by the passage of the heliospheric current sheet, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2015GL066802
  • Barnard, L., Scott, C, Owens, M., Lockwood M., Tucker-Hood, K., Thomas, S., Crothers, S., Davies, J., Harrison, R., Lintott, C., Simpson, R., O'Donnell, J., Smith, A., Waterson, N., Bamford, S., Romeo, F., Kukula, M., Owens, B, Savani, N., Wilkinson, J., Baeten, E., Poeffel, L., Harder, B., 2014; "The Solar Stormwatch CME Catalogue: Results from the First Space Weather Citizen Science Project", Space Weather, doi:10.1002/2014SW001119
  • L.-J. Chen, J. Park, M. Hesse, R. B. Torbert, C. Mouikis, A.Fazakerley, P. Daly, Dipolarization fronts observed by Cluster: Electron transitions, current density evolution, and spatial extent, in review, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2015
  • Chu, X., R. L. McPherron, T.-S. Hsu, V. Angelopoulos, Z. Pu, Z. Yao, H. Zhang and M. Connors (2015), Magnetic mapping effects of substorm currents leading to auroral poleward expansion and equatorward retreat, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, doi:10.1002/2014JA020596.
  • Nicolas Dorville, Stein Haaland, Chandrasekhar Anekallu, Gérard Belmont and Laurence Rezeau (2015), Magnetopause orientation: Comparison between generic residue analysis and BV method, J. Gophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, doi: 10.1002/2014JA020806.
  • C. Forsyth, I.J. Rae, J. C. Coxon, M.P. Freeman, C.M. Jackman, J. Gjerloev, A.N. Fazakerley, A New Technique for Determining Substorm Onsets and Phases from H-Indices of the Electrojet (SOPHIE), under review, J. Geophys. Res.
  • M. L. Goldstein, R. T. Wicks, S. Perri, and F. Sahraoui, Review article: Kinetic scale turbulence and dissipation in the solar wind: key observational results and future outlook, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A May 13, 2015 373 20140147; doi:10.1098/rsta.2014.0147
  • Kalmoni, N. M. E., I. J. Rae, C. E. J. Watt, K. R. Murphy, C. Forsyth, C. J. Owen, Statistical characterisation of the growth and spatial scales of the substorm onset arc, in review, J. Geophys. Res, 2015.
  • Kempf, Y.,  Pokhotelov, D., Gutynska, O., Wilson III, L. B., Walsh, B. M., von Alfthan, S., Hannuksela, O., Sibeck, D. G., & Palmroth M. (2015). Ion distributions in the Earth’s foreshock: hybrid-Vlasov simulation and THEMIS observations, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2014JA020519 (in press)
  • Jinxing Li, Jacob Bortnik , Lun Xie, Zu-Yin Pu, Lunjin Chen, Binbin Ni, Xin Tao, Richard M. Thorne, SuiYan Fu, Zhonghua Yao and Ruilong Guo (2015), Comparison of Formulas for Resonant Interactions between Energetic Electrons and Oblique Whistler-mode Waves, Physics of Plasmas, accepted
  • Liu, J., V. Angelopoulos, X.-Z. Zhou, Z.-H. Yao and A. Runov (2015), Cross-Tail Expansion of Dipolarizing Flux Bundles, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JA020997
  • Mailyan, B., Q. Q. Shi, A. Kullen, R. Maggiolo, Y. Zhang, R. C. Fear, Q. G. Zong, S. Y. Fu, X. Gou, X. Cao, Z. H. Yao, W. J. Sun, Y. Wei and Z. Y. Pu (2015), Transpolar arc observation after solar wind entry into the high latitude magnetosphere. J. Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1002/2014JA020912.
  • Pan D.X., W.J. Sun, Q.Q. Shi,
  • A.M. Tian, Z.H. Yao, S.Y. Fu, Q.-G.
  • Zong, X.Z. Zhou and Z.Y. Pu (2015), Chinese Science Bulletin, under review.
  • Pilkington, N., Achilleos, N. A., Arridge, C., Guio, P., Masters, A., Ray, L. C., Sergis, N., Thomsen, M., Coates, A., Dougherty, M.   “Internally driven large-scale changes in the size of Saturn’s magnetosphere” J. Geophys. Research, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JA021290.
  • Pilkington, N., Achilleos, N. A., Arridge, C., Guio, P., Masters, A., Ray, L. C., Sergis, N., Thomsen, M., Coates, A., Dougherty, M. (submitted) “Asymmetries observed in Saturn’s magnetopause geometry” Geophysical Research Letters, 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL065477.
  • Pokhotelov, D., Rae, I. J.,  Murphy, K. R., and Mann, I. R. (2015) The influence of solar wind variability on magnetospheric ULF wave power, Ann. Geophys. (accepted)
  • P. J. Weck, D. A. Schaffner, M. R. Brown, and R. T. Wicks, Permutation entropy and statistical complexity analysis of turbulence in laboratory plasmas and the solar wind, Phys. Rev. E 91, 023101 (2015)
  • Ray, L. C., Achilleos, N. A., Yates, J. N. “The effect of including field-aligned potentials in the coupling between Jupiter’s thermosphere, ionosphere, and magnetosphere” J. Geophys. Research, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JA021319.
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  • Escoubet, C. P., J. Berchem, J. M. Bosqued, K. J. Trattner, M. Taylor, F. Pitout, H. E. Laakso, A. Masson, M. C. Dunlop, I. Dandouras, H. Reme, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, and P. Daly (2008), The Effect of a Northward Turning of the IMF on CUSP Precipitation as Observed by Cluster, J. Geophys. Res.,113, A07S13, doi:10.1029/2007JA012771, 2008.
  • Fear, R. C., S. E. Milan, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, E. A. Lucek, S. W. H. Cowley, and I. Dandouras, The azimuthal extent of three flux transfer events, Ann. Geophys., 26, 2353-2369, 2008.
  • Figueiredo-Liléo, S., G. Marklund, T. Johansson, T. Karlsson, P.-A. Lindqvist, A. MARCHAUDON, A. FAZAKERLEY, C. Mouikis, and L. M. Kistler, Cluster auroral snapshots at the Polar Cap boundary during High-Intensity Long-Duration Continuous AE Activity (HILDCAA) events, Ann. Geophys., 26, 583, 2008.
  • Forsyth, C., M. Lester, S.W.H. Cowley, I. Dandouras, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, R.C. Fear, H.U. Frey, A. Grocott, A. Kadokura, E. Lucek, H. Rème, S.E. Milan, and J. Watermann, Observed tail current systems associated with bursty bulk flows and auroral streamers during a period of multiple substorms, ANGEO, 2008, Vol.26, pp. 167-184, SRef-ID: 1432-0576/angeo/2008-26-167.
  • FOULLON, C., C. J. Farrugia, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, C. J. OWEN, F. T. Gratton, and R. B. Torbert,Evolution of Kelvin-Helmholtz Activity on the Dusk Flank Magnetopause, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A11203, doi:10.1029/2008JA013175,2008.
  • Henderson, P. D., C. J. OWEN, A. D. LAHIFF, I. ALEXEEV, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, L. Yin, A. P. WALSH, E. A. Lucek, and H. Reme, The relationship between jxB and div(Pe) in the magnetotail plasma sheet: Cluster observations., J. Geophys. Res., 113, A07S31, doi:10.1029/2007JA012697, 2008.
  • Hobara, Y., S. P. Walker, M. A. Balikhin, O. A. Pokhotelov, M. Gedalin, V. V. Krasnoselskikh, M. Hayakawa, M. Andre, M. W. Dunlop, H. Reme, and A. N. FAZAKERLEY (2008), Cluster observations of electrostatic solitary waves near the Earth's bow shock, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A05211, doi:10.1029/2007JA012789, 2008.
  • Hu, R., Y.V. BOGDANOVA, C.J. OWEN, C. FOULLON, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, H. Reme, Cluster observations of the mid-altitude cusp under strong northward Interplanetary Magnetic Field, J. Geophys. Res., ,113, A07S05, doi:10.1029/2007JA012726,2008.
  • Juusola, L., Amm, O., Frey, H. U., Kauristie, K., Nakamura, R., Owen, C. J., Sergeev, V., Slavin, J. A., and Walsh, A., Ionospheric signatures during a magnetospheric flux rope event, Ann. Geophys., 26, 3967, 2008
  • A. Kullen, S. Buchert, T. Karlsson, T. Johansson, S. Lileo, A. Eriksson, H. Nilsson, A. Marchaudon, and A. N. FAZAKERLEY, Plasma transport along discrete auroral arcs and its contribution to the ionospheric plasma convection Ann. Geophys., 26, 3279-3293, 2008.
  • Lui, A.T.Y., Volwerk, M., Dunlop, M.W., ALEXEEV, I.V., FAZAKERLEY, A.N., WALSH, A.P., Lester, M., Grocott, A., Mouikis, C., Henderson, M.G., Kistler, L.M., Shen, C., Shi, J.K., Zhang, T.L., Reme, H., Near-Earth substorm features from multiple satellite observations, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A07S26, doi:10.1029/2007JA012738, 2008.
  • McAndrews, H. J., C. J. OWEN, M. F. Thomsen, A. J. Coates, M. K. Dougherty, D. T. Young, Evidence for reconnection in low-energy plasma at Saturn’s magnetopause, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A04210, doi:10.1029/2007JA012581, 2008.
  • Matsui, H., R. B. Torbert, W. Baumjohann, H. Kucharek, S. J. Schwartz, C. Mouikis, H. Vaith, L. M. Kistler, E. A. Lucek, A. N. Fazakerley, B. Miao, and G. Paschmann, Oscillation of electron counts at 500 eV downstream of the quasi-perpendicular bow shock, J. Geophys. Res.,113, A08223, doi:10.1029/2007JA012939, 2008.
  • Nakamura, R., W. Baumjohann, M. Fujimoto, Y. Asano, A. Runov, C. J. OWEN, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, B. Klecker, H. Reme, E. A. Lucek, M. Andre, and Y. Khotyaintsev (2008), Cluster observations of an ion-scale current sheet in the magnetotail under the presence of a guide field, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A07S16, doi:10.1029/2007JA012760, 2008.
  • OWEN, C. J., A. Marchaudon, M. W. Dunlop, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, J. M. Bosqued, J. P. Dewhurst, R. FEAR, S. A. Fuselier, A. Balogh, and H. Reme (2008), Cluster observations of 'Crater' Flux Transfer Events at the Dayside High-Latitude Magnetopause, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A07S04, doi:10.1029/2007JA012701, 2008.
  • Pedersen, A., B. Lybekk, M. Andre, A. I. I. Eriksson, A. Masson, F. S. Mozer, P. Lindqvist, P. Decreau, I. Dandouras, J. Sauvaud, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, M. Taylor, G. Paschmann, K. Svenes, K. M. Torkar, and E. C. Whipple (2008), Electron density estimations derived from spacecraft potential measurements on Cluster in tenuous plasma regions, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A07S13, doi:10.1029/2007JA012636, 2008.
  • Pitout, F., M.W. Dunlop, A. Blagau, Y. BOGDANOVA, C.P. Escoubet, C. Carr, I. Dandouras, A. FAZAKERLEY, Cluster and Double Star observations of the dayside magnetosheath and magnetopause near noon, J. Geophys. Res.,113, A07S06,doi:10.1029/2007JA012767, 2008.
  • Pulkkinen, H. U. Frey, A. Korth, M. Fraenz, E. Lucek, C. M. Carr, H. Reme, I. Dandouras, A. N. Fazakerley, G. D. Reeves, R. Friedel, K. H. Glassmeier, and C. P. Escoubet, Multispacecraft and ground-based observations of substorm timing and activations: Two case studies, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A07S25, doi:10.1029/2007JA012761, 2008.
  • Runov, A.; Voronkov, I.; Asano, Y.; Baumjohann, W.; Fujimoto, M.; Nakamura, R.; Takada, T.; Volwerk, M.; Voros, Z.; Meurant, M.; FAZAKERLEY, A.; Reme, H.; Balogh, A., Structure of the near-Earth plasma sheet during tailward flows, Ann. Geophys., 26, 709-724, 2008.
  • Runov, A., W. Baumjohann, R. Nakamura, V. A. Sergeev, I. ALEXEEV, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, C. J. OWEN, O. Amm, H. Frey, B. Klecker, I. Dandouras, E. Lucek, A. Vaivads and M. André, Observations of an active thin current sheet, J. Geophys. Res.,113, A07S27,doi:10.1029/2007JA012685, 2008.
  • Sergeev, V. A., M. Kubyshkina, I. ALEXEEV, C. J. OWEN, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, W. Baumjohann, R. Nakamura, A. Runov, Z. Voros, T. L. Zhang, V. E. Angelopoulos, J. Sauvaud, P. W. Daly, J. Cao, and E. A. Lucek, Study of near-Earth reconnection events with Cluster and Double Star, J. Geophys. Res.,113, A07S36, doi:10.1029/2007JA012902, 2008.
  • Sharma, A.S., R. Nakamura, A. Runov, E. E. Grigorenko, H. Hasegawa, M. Hoshino, P. Louarn, C. J. OWEN, A. Petrukovich, J.-A. Sauvaud, V. S. Semenov, V. A. Sergeev, J. A. Slavin, B. U. O. Sonnerup, L. M. Zelenyi, G. Fruit, S. Haaland, H. Malova, and K. Snekvik, Transient and Localized Processes in the Magnetotail: A Review, Ann. Geophys., 26, 955, 2008.
  • Shen, C., Z. X. Liu, X. Li, M. W. Dunlop, E. A. Lucek, Z. Rong, Z. Chen, C. P. Escoubet, H. V. Malova, A. T. Y. Lui, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, A. P. WALSH, and C. Mouikis, Flattened Current Sheet and its Evolution in Substorms, J. Geophys. Res.,,113, A07S21, doi:10.1029/2007JA012812, 2008.
  • K. STEED, C. J. OWEN, L. K. Harra, L. M. Green, S. Dasso, A. P. WALSH, P. D�moulin, and L. van Driel-Gesztelyi Locating the solar source of 13 April 2006 magnetic cloud, Ann. Geophys., 26, 3159-3168, 2008
  • Stverak, S., Travnicek, P., Maksimovic, M., Marsch, E., FAZAKERLEY, A.N., Scime, E.E., Electron temperature anisotropy constraints in the solar wind, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A03103, doi: 10.1029/2007JA012733, 2008.
  • Takada, T., R. Nakamura, L. Juusola, O. Amm, W. Baumjohann, M. Volwerk, A. Matsuoka, B. Klecker, K. Snekvik, C. J. OWEN, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, H. Frey, H. Reme, E. A. Lucek, and C. Carr, Local field-aligned currents in the magnetotail and ionosphere as observed by a Cluster, DSP and MIRACLE conjunction, J. Geophys. Res.,113, A07S20, doi:10.1029/2007JA012759, 2008.
  • K. G. Tanaka, A. Retinò, Y. Asano, M. Fujimoto, I. Shinohara, A. Vaivads, Y. Khotyaintsev, M. André, M. B. Bavassano-Cattaneo, S. C. Buchert, and C. J. OWEN, Effects on magnetic reconnection of a density asymmetry across the current sheet, Ann. Geophys., 26, 2471-2483, 2008.
  • Taylor, M.G.G.T., B. Lavraud, M.W. Dunlop, C.P. Escoubet, S. Milan, K. Nykyri, J.A. Davies, R.H.W. Friedel, H. Frey, Y.V. BOGDANOVA, A. Asnes, H. Laakso, A. Masson, H. Opgenoorth, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, C.J. OWEN, F. Pitout, C. Shen, Q.-G. Zong, Z. Pu, H. Reme and J. Scudder, The plasmasheet under northward IMF: a multi-point and multi-instrument perspective, Adv. Space Res., 41, 1619, doi: 10.1016/j.asr2007.10.013, 2008.
  • Volwerk, M., A. T. Y. Lui, M. Lester , A. P. WALSH, I. ALEXEEV, X. Cao, M. W. Dunlop, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, A. Grocott, L. M. Kistler, X. Lun, C. Mouikis, Z.-Y. Pu, C. Shen, J. Shi, M. Taylor, W. Baumjohann, R. Nakamura, A. Runov, Z. Voros, T. L. Zhang, T. Takada, H. Reme, B. Klecker, and C. Carr, Magnetotail Dipolarization and Associated Current Systems Observed by Cluster and DoubleStar,, J. Geophys. Res.,,113, A08S90, doi:10.1029/2007JA012729, 2008.
  • Wright, A.N., C. J. OWEN, C. C. Chaston and M. W. Dunlop, Downward current electron beam observed by Cluster and FAST, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A06201, doi:10.1029/2007JA012778, 2008.
  • Zong, Q.-G, Zhang, H., Fritz, T.A., Goldstein, M.L., Wing, S., Keith, W., Winningham, J.D., Frahm, R., Dunlop, M.W., Korth, A., Daly, P.W., Reme, H., Balogh, A., FAZAKERLEY, A.N., et al., Multiple cusps during an extended northward IMF period with a significant B[y] component, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A01210, 2008


  • Henderson, P. D., Cluster Multi-point Observations of the Magnetotail Plasma Sheet Ph.D. awarded (UCL), supervisor: Owen, C. J.


  • Apatenkov, S.V.,  V.A. Sergeev, M.V. Kubyshkina, R. Nakamura, W. Baumjohann, A. Runov, I. ALEXEEV, A. FAZAKERLEY, H. Frey, S. Muhlbahler, P.W. Daly, J.-A. Sauvaud, N. Ganushkina, T. Pulkinen, G.D. Reeves, Y. Khotyaintsev, Multi-spacecraft observation of plasma dipolarization/injection in the inner magnetosphere, Ann. Geophys., v. 25, pp. 801-814, 03/2007.
  • Balan, N., H. Alleyne, S. Walker, H. Reme, E. Lucek, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, S.-R. Zhang, and A. P. van Eyken, Response of the magnetosheath-cusp region to a coronal mass ejection, J. Geophys. Res., 112, A12211, doi:10.1029/2006JA012122.
  • Baumjohann, W., A. Roux, O. Le Contel, R. Nakamura, J. Birn, M. Hoshino, A. T. Y. Lui, C. J. OWEN, J.-A. Sauvaud, A. Vaivads, D. Fontaine, and A. Runov, Dynamics of Thin Current Sheets: Cluster Observations, Ann. Geophys., 25, 1365-1389, 2007.
  • BOGDANOVA, Y.V., C.J. OWEN, G. Siscoe, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, I. Dandouras, O. Marghitu, Z. Kaymaz, H. Reme, E.A. Lucek, Cluster Observations of the Magnetospheric Low-Latitude Boundary Layer and Cusp During Extreme Solar Wind and Interplanetary Magnetic Field Conditions: I. 10th November 2004 ICME,  Solar Physics,  doi: 10.1007/s11207-007-0417-1
  • BOGDANOVA, Y.V., C.J. OWEN, G. Siscoe, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, I. Dandouras, O. Marghitu, Z. Kaymaz, H. Reme, E.A. Lucek, Cluster Observations of the Magnetospheric Low-Latitude Boundary Layer and Cusp During Extreme Solar Wind and Interplanetary Magnetic Field Conditions: II. 07th November 2004 ICME and Statistical Survey, Solar Physics, doi: 10.1007/s11207-007-0418-0, 2007.
  • Chaston, C.C., M. Wilber, F.S. Mozer, M. Fujimoto, M.L. Goldstein, M. Acuna, H. Reme and A. FAZAKERLEY, Mode Conversion and Anomalous Transport in Kelvin-Helmholtz Vortices and Kinetic Alfven Waves at the Earth's Magnetopause, Physical Review Letters, Volume 99, Number 17, 175004, 2007.
  • Dubinin, E.M.; Maksimovic, M.; Cornilleau-Wehrlin, N.; Fontaine, D.; Travnicek, P.; Mangeney, A.; Alexandrova, O.; Sauer, K.; Fraenz, M.; Dandouras, I.; Lucek, E.; FAZAKERLEY, A.; Balogh, A.; Andre, M., Coherent whistler emissions in the magnetosphere - Cluster observations, Ann. Geophysicae, 25, pp.303-315, 02/2007.
  • Escoubet, C.P., J. Berchem, J.M. Bosqued, K.J. Trattner, M.G.G.T. Taylor, F. Pitout, C. Vallat, H. Laakso, A. Masson, M. Dunlop, H. Reme, I. Dandouras and A. FAZAKERLEY, Two sources of mangetosheath ions ovserved by Cluster in the mid-altitude cusp, Advances in Space Research, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2007.04.031, 2007.
  • Fear, R. C., S. E. Milan, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, C. J. OWEN, T. Asikainen, M. G. G. T. Taylor, E. A. Lucek, H. Reme, I. Dandouras, and P. W. Daly, Motion of Flux Transfer Events: A Test of the Cooling Model, Ann. Geophys., 25, 1669-1690, 2007.
  • FOULLON, C., C.J. OWEN, S. Dasso, L.M. Green, H.A. Elliott, I. Dandouras, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, Y.V. BOGDANOVA and N.U. Crooker, Multi-Spacecraft Study of the January 21st 2005 ICME: Evidence of Current Sheet Sub-Structure at the Periphery of a Strongly Expanding, Fast, Magnetic Cloud,  Solar Phys., DOI 10.1007/s11207-007-0355-y,  2007.
  • Grocott, A., T.K. Yeoman, S.E. Milan, O. Amm, H.U. Frey, L. Juusola, R. Nakamura, C.J.OWEN, H. Rème and T. Takada, Multi-scale observations of magnetotail flux transport during IMF-northward non-substorm intervals, Ann. Geophys., 25, 1709-1720, 2007.
  • Guo, J.G., Shi, J.K., Zhang, T.L., Liu, Z.X., FAZAKERLEY, A., Reme, H., Dandouras, I., Lucek, E., The correlations of ions density with geomagnetic activity and solar dynamic pressure in cusp region, Chinese Science Bulletin, 52 (7): 967-971 APR 2007.
  • Lavraud, B.; Borovsky, J.E.; Ridley, A.J.; Pogue, E.W.; Thomsen, M.F.; Rème, H.; FAZAKERLEY A.N.; Lucek, E.A., Strong bulk plasma acceleration in Earth’s magnetosheath: A magnetic slingshot effect?, vol. 34, L14102, doi:10.1029/2007GL030024, 2007.
  • Lefebvre, B.; Schwartz, S.J.; Fazakerley, A.N., Decreau, P., Electron dynamics and cross-shock potential at the quasi-perpendicular Earth's bow shock, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 112, No. A9, A09212, doi: 10.1029/2007JA012277.
  • Lui, A. T. Y., Y. Zheng, H. Rème, M. W. Dunlop, G. Gustafsson, C. J. OWEN, Breakdown of the frozen-in condition in the Earth’s magnetotail, J. Geophys. Res.,  doi:10.1029/2006JA012000, 2007.
  • Parks, G.K., E. Lee, N. Lin, F. Mozer, M. Wilber, I. Dandouras, H. Rème, E. Lucek, A. FAZAKERLEY, M. Goldstein, C. Gurgiolo, P. Canu, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, and P. Décréau, Solitary Electromagnetic Pulses Detected with Super-Alfvénic Flows in Earth's Geomagnetic Tail, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 98, Number 26, 27 June 2007.
  • Retinò, A., D. Sundkvist, A. Vaivads, F. Mozer, M. André and C. J. OWEN, In-situ Evidence of Magnetic Reconnection in Turbulent Plasma, Nature, doi:10.1038/nphys574, 03/2007.
  • Siscoe, G., Kaymaz, Z., and Y.V. BOGDANOVA, Magnetospheric Cusps under Extreme Conditions: Cluster Observations and MHD Simulations Compared, Solar Physics, doi:10.1007/s11207-007-0359-7,  04/2007.
  • Stenberg, G., T. Oscarsson, M. André, A. Vaivads, M. Backrud-Ivgren, Y. Khotyaintsev, L. Rosenqvist, F. Sahraoui, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, A. FAZAKERLEY, R. Lundin, and P. M. E. Décréau, Internal structure and spatial dimensions of whistler wave regions in the magnetopause boundary layer, Ann. Geophys., 25, 2439-2451, 2007.
  • Taylor, M.G.G.T., B. Lavraud, C.P. Escoubet, S.E. Milan, K. Nykyri, M.W. Dunlop, J.A. Davies, R.H.W. Friedel, H. Frey, Y.V. BOGDANOVA, A. Åsnes, H. Laakso, P. Trávn1´cek, A. Masson, H. Opgenoorth, C. Vallat, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, A.D. LAHIFF, C.J. OWEN, F. Pitout, Z. Pu, C. Shen, Q.G. Zong, H. Rème, J. Scudder and T.L. Zhang, The plasma sheet and boundary layers under northward IMF: A multi-point and multi-instrument perspective, Adv. Space Research, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2007.10.013.
  • Teste, A., Fontaine, D., Sauvaud, J.-A., Maggiolo, R., Canu, P., FAZAKERLEY, A., CLUSTER observations of electron outflowing beams carrying downward currents above the polar cap by northward IMF, Annales Geophysicae, v.25, p. 953-969, 05/2007.
  • Vaivads, A., O. Santolík, G. Stenberg, M. André, C. J. OWEN, P. Canu, and M. Dunlop, Source of whistler emissions at the dayside magnetopause, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L09106, doi:10.1029/2006GL029195, 2007.
  • WALSH,  A.P., A.N. FAZAKERLEY, R.J. Wilson, I.V. ALEXEEV, P.D. Henderson, C.J. OWEN, E. Lucek, C. Carr, and I. Dandouras, Near-simultaneous magnetotail flux rope observations with Cluster and Double Star, Ann. Geophys. 25, 1887-1897, 2007.
  • Wang, J., M.W. Dunlop, Z.Y. Pu, X.Z. Zhou, X.G. Zhang, Y. Wei, S.Y. Fu, C.J. Xiao, A. FAZAKERLEY, H. Laakso, M.G.G.T. Taylor, Y. BOGDANOVA, F. Pitout, J. Davies, G.G. Zong, C. Shen, Z.X. Liu, C. Carr, C. Perry, H. Reme, I. Dandouras, P. Escoubet, and C.J. OWEN, TC1 & Cluster Observation of an FTE on 4 January 2005: A Close Conjunction, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L03106, doi:10.1029/2006GL028241, 2007.
  • Wei, X. H., J. B. Cao, G. C. Zhou, O. Santolík, H. Rème, I. Dandouras, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, E. Lucek, C. M. Carr, and A. FAZAKERLEY, Cluster observations of waves in the whistler frequency range associated with magnetic reconnection in the Earth's magnetotail, J. Geophys. Res., 112, A10225, doi:10.1029/2006JA011771.
  • Wild, J.A.; Milan, S.E.; Davies, J.A.; Dunlop, M.W.; Wright, D.M.; Carr, C.M.; Balogh, A.; Rème, H.; FAZAKERLEY, A.N.; Marchaudon, A., On the location of dayside magnetic reconnection during an interval of duskward oriented IMF, Ann. Geophysicae, 25, 02/2007, pp.219-238, 2007.
  • Yordanova E., D. Sundkvist, S. C. Buchert, M. André, Y. Ogawa, M. Morooka, O. Margithu, O. Amm, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, H. Réme, Energy input from the exterior cusp into the ionosphere: Correlated ground-based and satellite observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L04102, doi:10.1029/2006GL028617, 2007.
  • Xiao, C. J., Z.Y. Pu, Z. W. Ma, X. G. Wang, S.Y. Fu1, T. D. Phan, Q. G. Zong, Z. X. Liu, K.-H. Glassmeier, A. Balogh, H. Reme, I. Dandouras, A. Korth, M. Fraenz, K. Lynn, A. FAZAKERLEY, C.-W.Nicole, C. P. Escoubet, Cluster Measurements of Fast Magnetic Reconnection in Earth’s Magnetotail,Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L01101, doi:10.1029/2006GL028006, 2007.
  • Zhang, H.; Pu, Z.Y.; Cao, X.; Fu, S.Y.; Liu, Z.X.; Ma, Z.W.; Dunlop, M.W.; Baumjohann, W.; Xiao, C.J.; Hong, M.H.; Cao, J.B.; Zong, Q.G.; Wang, X.G.; Carr, C.; Rème, H.A.; Dandouras, I.; FAZAKERLEY, A.; Frey, H.U.; Escoubet, C.P., TC-1 observations of flux pileup and dipolarization-associated expansion in the near-Earth magnetotail during substorms, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L03104, doi:10.1029/2006GL028326.


  • Marchaudon, A., J.-C. Cerisier, J.-M. Bosqued, Y. V. BOGDANOVA, C. J. OWEN, Dayside magnetic reconnection: properties and impact on the magnetosphere-ionosphere system, Rapport Quadriennal du CNFGG 2003-2007, submitted, January 2007, ed. D. Schertzer and I. Tchiguirinskaia, CEREVE, France, pp.209-238, 2007.


  • McAndrews, H., Cassini observations of low energy electrons in and around Saturn's magnetosphere, Ph.D. awarded (UCL)


  • ALEXEEV, I.V., V. Sergeev, C.J. OWEN, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, E. Lucek and H. Reme, Remote sensing of a magnetotail reconnection X-line using polar rain electrons,  Geophys. Res. Lett, 33, L19105, doi:10.1029/2006GL027243, 2006. 
  • Amata, E., S. Savin, M. Andre, M. Dunlop, Y. Khotyaintsev, M.F. Marcucci, A. FAZAKERLEY, Y.V. BOGDANOVA, P.M.E. Decreau, J.L. Rauch, J.G. Trotignon, A. Skalsky, S. Romanov, J. Buechner, J. Blecki, H. Reme, Experimental study of nonlinear interaction of plasma flow with charged thin current sheets: 1. Boundary structure and motion, Nonlin. Processes Geophys, v.13, issue 4, p. 365-376, 2006. 
  • Asano, Y., R. Nakamura, A. Runov, W. Baumjohann, C. McIlwain, G. Paschmann, J. Quinn, I. ALEXEEV, J.P. DEWHURST, C.J. OWEN, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, A. Balogh, H. Reme, and B. Klecker, Detailed analysis of low-energy electron streaming in the near-Earth neutral line region during a substorm, Adv. Space. Res., 37, p. 1382-1387, 2006
  • Ashour-Abdalla M., J. N. Leboeuf, D. Schriver, J.-M. Bosqued, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, V. Sotnikov, A. Marchaudon, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, Instabilities driven by ion shell distributions observed by Cluster in the midaltitude plasma sheet boundary layer, J. Geophys. Res., 111, A10223, doi:10.1029/2005JA011490, 2006
  • Balan, N. , Alleyne, H., Walker, S., Réme, H., Décréau, P. M. E., Balogh, A., André, M., FAZAKERLEY, A. N., Cornilleau-Wehrlin, N., Gurnett, D., and Fraenz, M., Cluster observations of a structured magnetospheric cusp, Ann. Geophys, 24, Page(s) 1015-1027. SRef-ID: 1432-0576/ag/2006-24-1015
  • BOGDANOVA, Y.V., C.J. OWEN, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, B. Klecker and H. Reme, Statistical study of the location and size of the electron edge of the Low-Latitude Boundary Layer as observed by Cluster at mid-altitudes, Ann. Geophys., 2645-2665, SRef-ID:1432-0576/ag/2006-24-2645, 2006.
  • Bosqued, J. M., M. Ashour-Abdalla, A. Marchaudon, H. Laakso, T. Umeda, M. El Alaoui, V. Peroomian, H. Rème, G. Paschmann, M. Dunlop, and A. FAZAKERLEY, Cluster observations of energetic ionospheric ion beams in the auroral region: Acceleration and associated energy-dispersed precipitation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L12102, doi:10.1029/2006GL025708.
  • Davies J.A., M.W. Dunlop, C.H. Perry, M. Lockwood, I.A. ALEXEEV, M.G.G.T. TAYLOR, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, C.J. OWEN, A. MARCHAUDON, R.H.W. Friedel, X.H. Deng, M. Grande, and P.W. Daly, Energetic electron signatures in an active magnetotail plasma sheet,  Adv. Space Res., v. 38, i. 8, p. 1608-1614, 10.1016/j.asr.2006.02.012, 2006.
  • Deng, X. H., R.X. Tang, H. Matsumoto, J.S. Pickett, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, H. Kojima, W. Baumjohann, A. Coates, R. Nakamura, D.A. Gurnett and Z.X. Liu, Observations of electrostatic solitary waves associated with reconnection by Geotail and Cluster, Adv. Space Res., 37, Pages 1373-1381
  • Draper, N.C., M. Lester, S.W.H. Cowley, J.-M. Bosqued, A. Grocott, J.A. Wild, Y. BOGDANOVA, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, and J.A. Davies, Cluster observations of a magnetic field cavity in the plasma sheet, Adv. Space Res., 38, p. 1738-1743, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2005.09.024, 2006.
  • Escoubet, C.P., J. M. Bosqued, J. Berchem, K. J. Trattner, M. G. G. T. Taylor, F. Pitout, H. Laakso, A. Masson, M. Dunlop, H. Reme, I. Dandouras, A. FAZAKERLEY, Temporal evolution of a staircase ion sugnature observed by Cluster in the mid-altitude polar cusp, GRL, 33, L07108, doi:10.1029/2005GL025598, 2006.
  • Lavraud B., M. F. Thomsen, B. Lefebvre, S. J. Schwartz, K. Seki, T. D. Phan, Y. L. Wang, A. FAZAKERLEY, H. Rème and A. Balogh, Evidence for newly closed magnetosheath field lines at the dayside magnetopause under northward IMF, J. Geophys. Res., 111, A05211, doi:10.1029/2005JA011266.
  • Lin, N., E.S. Lee, J. McFadden, G. Parks, M. Wilber, M. Maksimovic, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, A. FAZAKERLEY, E. Lucek, H. Reme, O. Santolik, and Q.-G. Zong, VLF/ELF wave activity in the vicinity of the polar cusp: Cluster observations, Ann. Geophys., 24, 1993, 2006.
  • Maggiolo, R. , Sauvaud, J. A., Fontaine, D., Teste, A., Grigorenko, E., Balogh, A., FAZAKERLEY, A., Paschmann, G., Delcourt, D., and Rème, H, A multi-satellite study of accelerated ionospheric ion beams above the polar cap, Annales Geophysicae, Vol. 24, pp 1665-1684, 3-7-2006
  • Marchaudon, A., J.-C. Cerisier, J.-M. Bosqued, C. J. OWEN, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, A. D. LAHIFF, On the structure of field-aligned currents in the mid-altitude cusp, Ann. Geophys.24, 3391-3401, 2006.
  • Masood, W., S. J. Schwartz, M. Maksimovic and A. N. FAZAKERLEY, Electron velocity distribution and lion roars in the magnetosheath, Annales Geophysicae, Vol. 24, pp 1725-1735, 3-7-2006.
  • Maynard, N. C. , Burke, W. J., Ebihara, Y., Ober, D. M., Wilson, G. R., Siebert, K. D., Winningham, J. D., Lanzerotti, L. J., Farrugia, C. J., Ejiri, M., Rème, H., Balogh, A., and FAZAKERLEY, A., Characteristics of merging at the magnetopause inferred from dayside 557.7-nm all-sky images: IMF drivers of poleward moving auroral forms, Annales Geophysicae, Vol. 24, pp 3071-3098
  • Nakamura R., W. Baumjohann, Y. Asano, A. Runov, A. Balogh, C. J. OWEN, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, M. Fujimoto, B. Klecker, H. Rème, Dynamics of thin current sheets associated with magnetotail reconnection, J. Geophys. Res., 111, A11206, doi:10.1029/2006JA011706, 2006.
  • Petkaki, P., Freeman, M.P., WALSH, A.P., Cluster observations of broadband electromagnetic waves in and around a reconnection region in the Earth's magnetotail current sheet, Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 33, No 16, L16105, 10.1029/2006GL027066.
  • Pitout, F., C.P. Escoubet, Y.V. BOGDANOVA, E. Georgescu, A. FAZAKERLEY, H. Reme, Response of the mid-altitude cusp to rapid rotation of the IMF, GRL, 33, L11107, doi:10.1029/2005GL025460, 2006.


  • BOGDANOVA, Y.V., A. MARCHAUDON , C.J. OWEN, M. Dunlop, H. U. Frey, J.A. Wild, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, B. Klecker, J.A. Davies, S. E. Milan, Mechanism for the Formation of the High-Altitude Stagnant Cusp: Cluster and SuperDARN Observations, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • BOGDANOVA, Y.V., C.J. OWEN, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, B. Klecker and H. Reme, Cluster observations of the electron edge of the low-latitude boundary layer at mid-altitudes, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • De Keyser, J., M. Roth, M. W. Dunlop, H. Reme, C. J. OWEN, and G. Paschmann, Solar wind pressure and the position of the magnetopause: a Cluster perspective, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Dunlop, M.W., M.G.G.T. Taylor, J.A. Davies, Z. Pu, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, C.J. OWEN, Y.V. BOGDANOVA, F. Pitout, H. Laakso, Q.-G. Zong, C. Shen, K. Nykyri, B. Lavraud, S.E. Milan, Z.-X. Liu, C.P. Escoubet, H. Reme, C.M. Carr, P. Cargill, T.D. Phan, M. Lockwood and B. Sonnerup, Comparative Cluster/Double Star observations of the high and low latutude dayside magnetopause, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Escoubet, C.P., Bosqued, J.M., Berchem, J., Taylor, M.G.G.T., Pitout, F., Laakso, H., Masson, A., Dunlop, M., Reme, H., Dandouras, I. & FAZAKERLEY, A., Staircase ion signature observed by Cluster in the mid-altitude polar cusp, in Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Fontaine, D., Teste, A., Maggiolo, R., Sauvaud, J.-A. & FAZAKERLEY, A.N., Polar cap particle acceleration: electron dynamics associated with ion flows, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA-598, 2006.
  • Harra, L., OWEN, C., Connecting the Sun to the Earth, The Observatory, Vol. 126, p. 78-82, 04/2006.
  • HENDERSON, P.D., OWEN, C.J., ALEXEEV, I.V., Slavin, J., FAZAKERLEY, A.N., Lucek, E., Reme, H. Cluster observations of flux rope structures in the near-tail, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Horbury,T., P. Louarn, M. Fujimoto, W. Baumjohann, L. G. Blomberg, S. Barabash, P. Canu, K.-H. Glassmeier, H. Koskinen, R. Nakamura, C.J. OWEN, T. Pulkkinen, A. Roux, J.-A. Sauvaud, S. J. Schwartz, K. Svenes, A. Vaivads, Cross-Scale: A Multi-Spacecraft Mission to Study Cross-Scale Coupling in Space Plasmas, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • KHAN, H., FAZAKERLEY, A.N., WILSON, R.J., LAHIFF, A.D. & Taylor, M.G.G.T., Plasma Electron and Current Experiment (PEACE) data contributions to the Cluster Active Archive (CAA), Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • KHAN, H., Laakso, H., Dunlop, M., Taylor, M.G.G.T., Escoubet, C.P. & Opgenoorth, H., Inner mechanisms of flux transfer events observed by Cluster using high time resolution EFW data, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Lavraud, B., M. F. Thomsen, B. Lefebvre, E. Budnik, P. J. Cargill, A. Fedorov, M. G. G. T. Taylor, S. J. Schwartz, H. Rème, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, A. Balogh, Formation of the cusp and dayside boundary layers as a function of IMF orientation: Cluster results, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Lui, A.T.Y., Y. Zheng, A. Balogh, P. W. Daly, M. W. Dunlop, T. A. Fritz, G. Gustafsson, S. Livi, S. B. Mende, C. J. OWEN, R. F. Pfaff, H. Rème, Y. Zhang, and Q. Zong, Magnetotail substorm features from multi-point observations, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • MARCHAUDON, A., C. J. OWEN, J.-M. Bosqued, R. C. FEAR, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, M. W. Dunlop, A. D. LAHIFF, C. Carr, A. Balogh, P.-A. Lindqvist and H. Rème, Simultaneous Double Star and Cluster FTEs observations on the dawnside flank of the magnetosphere, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Pickett, J.S., Chen, L.-J., Gurnett, D.A., Swanner, J.M., Santolik, O., Decreau, P.M.E., Beghin, C., Sundkvist, D., Lefebvre, B., Goldstein, M.L., Lavraud, B., Lucek, E., Kessel, R., Lakhina, G.S., Singh, S.V., Reddy, R.V., Tsurutani, B.T., Reme, H. & FAZAKERLEY, A., Shedding new light on solitary waves observed in space, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Pu, Z.Y., Wang, J., Dunlop, M.W., Zhang, X.G., Wei, Y., Zhou, X.Z., Fu, S.Y., Xiao, C.J., Zong, Q.G., Liu, Z.X., Carr, C., Perry, C., Reme, H., Dandouras, I., FAZAKERLEY, A., Daly, P., Pitout, F., Davies, J., Shen, C., Laakso, H., Escoubet, P., OWEN, C.J., BOGDANOVA, Y. & Taylor, M.G.G.T., Cluster and TC-1 five point observation of an FTE on Jan 4 2005: a preliminary study, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Robert, P., O. Lecontel, A. Roux, P. Canu, D. Fontaine, G. Chanteur, J.M. Bosqued, C. OWEN, A.N. FAZAKERLEY, and M.W. Dunlop, Study of a flux transfer event with Cluster spacecraft, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Roux, A., LeContel, O., Fontaine, D., Robert, D., Louarn, P. & FAZAKERLEY, A.N., Substorm theories and Cluster multi-point measurements, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Taylor, M.G.G.T., Lavraud, B., Thomsen, M.F., FAZAKERLEY, A.N., Dunlop, M.W., Davies, J.A., Escoubet, C.P., Laakso, H., KHAN, H., Masson, A., Opgenoorth, H.J., Friedel, R.H., Reme, H., Carr, C.M., Zhang, T.L. & Lucek, E.A., Multi-satellite observations of the near Earth plasma sheet and Flank magnetopause: response to the 5th December 2004 CME, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Wendel, D.E., P. H. Reiff, T. H. Han, M. L. Goldstein, E. Lucek, A. FAZAKERLEY, Cluster obseration of magnetic structure and electron flows at a northward interplanetary magentic field X-line, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Wild, J.A., S. E. Milan, J. A. Davies, S. W. H. Cowley, M. W. Dunlop, C. J. OWEN, J. M. Bosqued, M. Lester, A. Balogh, C. M. Carr, A. N. FAZAKERLEY, and H. Reme, Space and ground-based investigations of dayside reconnection: Cluster, Double Star and SuperDARN observations, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.
  • Zong, Q.-G., H. Zhang, T. A. Fritz, S. Y. Fu, Z.Y. Pu, M. L. Goldstein, W. Keith, M. W.Dunlop, A. Korth, P. W. Daly, H. Reme, A. Balogh and A. N. FAZAKERLEY, The magnetospheric cusps: structure and dynamics, Proceedings of the Cluster and Double Star Symposium, ESA SP-598, 2006.

PhD Theses

Duthie, R.
Multi-Point Observations of Substorm Related Phenomena in the Earth's Magnetotail
PhD. Awarded 2014, Supervisor: Fazakerley, A.N.

Beyene, S.
Understanding the formation of magnetic field and plasma structures in the magnetotail via the reconnection process
PhD. Awarded 2013, Supervisor: Owen, C.J.

Bedington, R.
A prototype Cylindrical And Tiny Spectrometer for the rapid energy analysis of space plasmas
PhD. Awarded 2012, Supervisor: Smith, A.

Steed, K.
Solar influences in the heliosphere: understanding coronal mass ejections and their associated magnetic clouds
PhD. Awarded 2011, Supervisor: Owen, C.J.

Collinson, G. 
The computer simulated design of an improved plasma analyser towards an electron spectrometer for Solar Orbiter
PhD. Awarded 2010, Supervisor: Hepburn, I.

Walsh, A.P., 

PhD. Awarded 2009, Supervisor: A.N. Fazakerley

Henderson, P.D., 

PhD. Awarded 2007, Supervisor: C.J. Owen

McAndrews, H., 

PhD. Awarded 2007, Supervisor: C.J. Owen

Fear, R.C., 

PhD. Awarded 2006, Supervisor: A.N. Fazakerley

Dewhurst, J.,

PhD. Awarded 2005, Supervisor C.J. Owen