Space and Plasma Physics




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Space Weather Forecasting




 MURI REVIEW March 3, 2008
 Generation of Artificial Ionospheric Ducts using Ionospheric heating


Anomalous electron heating in the Auroral Electrojet


Ionospheric VLF/ELF Generation


Numeric study of mode conversion between Lower Hybrid and Whistler waves


Generation of Controlled Radiation Sources in the Atmosphere


Radiation Belt Dynamics and Remediation


Whistler Amplification and Stimulated Emission NRL/Maryland Collaboration


Novel Antennae for Generation of Alfen and Whistler Waves in Magnetoplasmas


Real Time Space Weather Forecasting


Testing Plasma Physics in the Ionosphere




Testing Plasma Physics in the Ionosphere




Non Linear Dynamics, Complexity ad Multiscale Phenomena




High Altitude Lightning




Lunar Exploration Neutron Detector (LEND)

Lunar Exploration Neutron Detector (LEND) will fly onboard NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission whose launch is expected in late 2008.



Magnetic Reconnection and Thin Current Sheets



Concept Schematic - Dual Lazer Pulse (DLP)




Computer Simulation of Plasmas

The computer Simulations of plasmas uses many models and techniques such as the global MHD, two fluid, electron magnetohydrodynamics (EMHD), and particle in cell (PIC).