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· Magneto fluid dynamics - fusion theory
· Magneto fluid dynamics - astrophysical applications
· Plasma Physics – capillary discharges, laser ablation
· Fluid dynamics – geophysical applications, ferrofluid dynamics, transition to turbulence
§ The Hall instability of thin weakly ionized stratified Keplerian disks, Ap. J. 665(2), 1371, 2007.
§ The Hall instability of weakly ionized, radially stratified, rotating disks, Ap. J. 662(2), 1226, 2007.
§ Ultrasound attenuation in ferrofluids, PRL, 101(7), 074505,2008.
§ Drag reduction in hurricane conditions, Submitted to PRL.
§ Central schemes for hyperbolic conservation laws 1: Theory, Accepted to SIAM-SISC.
§ Central schemes for hyperbolic conservation laws 2: Applications, Accepted to SIAM-SISC.
Angular momentum transport in astrophysical disks, Ap. J. Lett. 672, L127,2008.
The Tayler instability and the Hall effect in protoneutron stars, Accepted to Astonr. Not.
§ Current driven instabilities in weakly ionized disks, Accepted to Astonr. Not.
§ Winds over the ocean Accepted to Phys. Fluids.
§ Z-pinch machines Accepted to J. Plasma Phys.
§ MRI in thin disks Accepted to MNRAS
§ Hall-MHD Equilibrium of Keplerian disks Accepted to MNRAS
§ Plasma dynamics in hollow cathodes Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.
§ Thermomagnetic instabilities in hot discs Accepted to MNRAS
§ Hydrodynamical algebraic growth in thin Keplerian disks Accepted to MNRAS
§ Algebraic growth and spectral instabilities in magnetized thin Keplerian disks Accepted to MNRAS
§ generation of intermediately-long sea waves by weakly sheared winds Accepted to Phy. Fluids
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