Imperial College London

Dr Luke Simons

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Academic Visitor







730Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus





Post Doctorate researcher developing models and simulations of impurity transport in magnetically confined fusion plasmas

Also online at Github, OrcIDLinkedIn and Google Scholar



Simons L, Cowley C, Fuller P, et al., 2021, Modelling dust transport in DIII-D with DTOKS-Upgrade, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Vol:63, ISSN:0741-3335, Pages:1-14

Cowley C, Fuller P, Andrew Y, et al., 2020, Robust impurity detection and tracking for tokamaks, Physical Review E, Vol:102, ISSN:2470-0045

Simons L, Coppins M, 2020, Modeling of spherical dust charging in collisionless magnetized plasmas with DiMPl, Physics of Plasmas, Vol:27, ISSN:1070-664X, Pages:1-10

Abbas G, Allen JE, Coppins M, et al., 2020, A study of the propagation of a solitary wave along the magnetic field in a cold collision-free plasma, Physics of Plasmas, Vol:27, ISSN:1070-664X

Holgate JT, Simons L, Andrew Y, et al., 2019, Spontaneous rapid rotation and breakup of metal droplets in tokamak edge plasmas, Epl (europhysics Letters), Vol:127, Pages:45004-45004

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