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Selected Publications from VTF


  • Egedal J and Fasoli A, "Single-particle dynamics in collisionless magnetic reconnection", Phys. Rev. Lett., 86, 5047 (2001) [ADS]
  • Egedal J, Fasoli A and Nazemi J, "Dynamical Plasma Response during Driven Magnetic Reconnection", Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 135003 (2003) [ADS]
  • Egedal J, Øieroset M, Fox W and Lin RP, "In situ discovery of an electrostatic potential, trapping electrons and mediating fast reconnection in the Earth’s magnetotail", Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 025006 (2005) [ADS]
  • Egedal J, Fox W, Katz N, Porkolab M, Reim K, Zhang E, " Laboratory Observations of Spontaneous Magnetic Reconnection", Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 015003 (2007) [ADS]
  • Katz N, Egedal J, Fox w, Lê A, Porkolab M, "Experiments on the Propagation of Plasma Filaments", Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 015003 (2008) [ADS]
  • Fox W, Porkolab M, Egedal J, Katz N , Lê A, "Laboratory Observation of Electron Phase-Space Holes during Magnetic Reconnection", Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 255003 (2008) [Link] [ADS]
  • Egedal J, Fox W, Katz N, Porkolab M, Øieroset M, Lin RP, Daughton W, Drake JF, "Evidence and theory for trapped electrons in guide field magnetotail reconnection", J. Geophys. Res. 113, A12207 (2008) [ADS]
  • Lê A, Egedal J, Daughton W, Fox W, Katz N, "Equations of State for Collisionless Guide-Field Reconnection", Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 085001 (2009) [Link]
  • Egedal J, Daughton W, Drake JF, Katz N, Lê A, "Formation of a Localized Acceleration Potential During Magnetic Reconnection with a Guide Field", Phys. Plasmas 16, 050701 (2009) [Link]


See also Jan Egedal's homepage for a more complete list of his publications.



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