Imperial College London

DrSimonBland

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Lecturer
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7650sn.bland

 
 
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Location

 

739aBlackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Research Interests

  • Wire Array Z-pinches
  • Compact Hohlraums
  • Laboratory Astrophysics
  • Dense plasma jets for driving HEDP experiments
  • Radiative shock waves
  • Isentropic compression

Invited Lectures and Presentations

Presentations at:

  • Royal Society Summer Exhibition
  • British Festival of Science

Invited talks at:

  • Dense Z-Pinch Conferece 2005
  • American Physical Society, Division of Plasma Physics Meeting 2006
  • Institute of Physics, Plasma Physics Meeting 2008
  • International Conference of High Energy Density Physics 2009

Publications

Journals

Bland SN, Krasik YE, Yanuka D, et al., 2017, Generation of highly symmetric, cylindrically convergent shockwaves in water, Physics of Plasmas, Vol:24, ISSN:1070-664X

Burdiak GC, Lebedev SV, Bland SN, et al., 2017, The structure of bow shocks formed by the interaction of pulsed-power driven magnetised plasma flows with conducting obstacles, Physics of Plasmas, Vol:24, ISSN:1070-664X

Haerendel G, Suttle L, Lebedev SV, et al., 2016, Stop layer: a flow braking mechanism in space and support from a lab experiment, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Vol:58, ISSN:0741-3335

Swadling GF, Lebedev SV, Hall GN, et al., 2016, Experimental investigations of ablation stream interaction dynamics in tungsten wire arrays: Interpenetration, magnetic field advection, and ion deflection, Physics of Plasmas, Vol:23, ISSN:1070-664X

Conference

Stafford SJP, Chapman DJ, Bland SN, et al., 2017, Observations on the Nucleation of Ice VII in Compressed Water, 19th Biennial American-Physical-Society (APS) Conference on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM), AMER INST PHYSICS, ISSN:0094-243X

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