Imperial College London

Emeritus ProfessorStevenSchwartz

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Distinguished Research Fellow



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6M58Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





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Trattner KJ, Fuselier SA, Schwartz SJ, et al., 2023, Ion Acceleration at the Quasi-Parallel Shock: The Source Distributions of the Diffuse Ions, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, Vol:128, ISSN:2169-9380

Gingell I, Schwartz SJ, Kucharek H, et al., 2023, Hybrid simulations of the decay of reconnected structures downstream of the bow shock, Physics of Plasmas, Vol:30, ISSN:1070-664X

Fowler CM, Hanley KG, McFadden J, et al., 2022, A MAVEN Case Study of Radial IMF at Mars: Impacts on the Dayside Ionosphere, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, Vol:127, ISSN:2169-9380

Pathak N, Ergun RE, Qi Y, et al., 2022, Evidence of a Nonorthogonal X-line in Guide-field Magnetic Reconnection, Astrophysical Journal Letters, Vol:941, ISSN:2041-8205

Wilson LB, Goodrich KA, Turner DL, et al., 2022, The need for accurate measurements of thermal velocity distribution functions in the solar wind, Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences, Vol:9, ISSN:2296-987X

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