Publications

A list of publications by group staff members is available on the University of Glasgow's enlighten service:
Dr. Declan Diver | Dr. Norman Gray | Prof. Martin Hendry | Prof. Lyndsay Fletcher | Dr. Eduard Kontar | Dr. Nicolas Labrosse | Dr. Alexander Mackinnon | Prof. Graham Woan
Dr. Nicolas Bian | Dr. Iain Hannah | Dr Natasha Jeffrey | Dr Hamish Reid | Dr Paulo Simeos | Dr Alasdair Wilson
There is also an additional local database:
Publications by year:
2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007
Publications by current staff members:
Diver | Gray | Hendry | Fletcher | Kontar | Labrosse | MacKinnon | Woan
Bian | Hannah | Jeffrey | Reid | Simoes | Wilson

Publications for Bian
For further details see their University of Glasgow staff page.

[50] "Solar Plasma Radio Emission in the Presence of Imbalanced Turbulence of Kinetic-Scale Alfvén Waves", O. Lyubchyk, E. P. Kontar, Y. M. Voitenko, N. H. Bian, D. B. Melrose, Solar Physics, vol. 292, pp. 117, 2017, arXiv:1707.02295. [doi]
[49] "Turbulent Kinetic Energy in the Energy Balance of a Solar Flare", E. P. Kontar, J. E. Perez, L. K. Harra, A. A. Kuznetsov, A. G. Emslie, N. L. S. Jeffrey, N. H. Bian, B. R. Dennis, Physical Review Letters, vol. 118, no. 15, pp. 155101, 2017, arXiv:1703.02392. [doi]
[48] "The Role of Diffusion in the Transport of Energetic Electrons during Solar Flares", N. H. Bian, A. G. Emslie, E. P. Kontar, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 835, pp. 262, 2017, arXiv:1612.09456. [doi]
[47] "Anomalous Cooling of Coronal Loops with Turbulent Suppression of Thermal Conduction", N. H. Bian, J. M. Watters, E. P. Kontar, A. G. Emslie, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 833, pp. 76, 2016, arXiv:1610.04732. [doi]
[46] "Suppression of Parallel Transport in Turbulent Magnetized Plasmas and Its Impact on the Non-thermal and Thermal Aspects of Solar Flares", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, A. G. Emslie, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 824, pp. 78, 2016, arXiv:1603.08672. [doi]
[45] "The collisional relaxation of electrons in hot flaring plasma and inferring the properties of solar flare accelerated electrons from X-ray observations.", N. L. S. Jeffrey, E. P. Kontar, A. G. Emslie, N. H. Bian, Journal of Physics Conference Series, vol. 642, no. 1, pp. 012013, 2015, arXiv:1507.06785. [doi]
[44] "Collisional Relaxation of Electrons in a Warm Plasma and Accelerated Nonthermal Electron Spectra in Solar Flares", E. P. Kontar, N. L. S. Jeffrey, A. G. Emslie, N. H. Bian, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 809, pp. 35, 2015, arXiv:1505.03733. [doi]
[43] "The Formation of Kappa-distribution Accelerated Electron Populations in Solar Flares", N. H. Bian, A. G. Emslie, D. J. Stackhouse, E. P. Kontar, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 796, pp. 142, 2014, arXiv:1410.0819. [doi]
[42] "Resonance broadening due to particle scattering and mode coupling in the quasi-linear relaxation of electron beams", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, H. Ratcliffe, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), vol. 119, pp. 4239-4255, 2014. [doi]
[41] "On the Variation of Solar Flare Coronal X-Ray Source Sizes with Energy", N. L. S. Jeffrey, E. P. Kontar, N. H. Bian, A. G. Emslie, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 787, pp. 86, 2014, arXiv:1404.1962. [doi]
[40] "Particle acceleration and transport in reconnecting twisted loops in a stratified atmosphere", M. Gordovskyy, P. K. Browning, E. P. Kontar, N. H. Bian, Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 561, pp. A72, 2014. [doi]
[39] "Turbulent Pitch-angle Scattering and Diffusive Transport of Hard X-Ray-producing Electrons in Flaring Coronal Loops", E. P. Kontar, N. H. Bian, A. G. Emslie, N. Vilmer, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 780, pp. 176, 2014, arXiv:1312.0266. [doi]
[38] "Effect of Collisions and Magnetic Convergence on Electron Acceleration and Transport in Reconnecting Twisted Solar Flare Loops", M. Gordovskyy, P. K. Browning, E. P. Kontar, N. H. Bian, Solar Physics, vol. 284, pp. 489-498, 2013. [doi]
[37] "Stochastic Acceleration by Multi-Island Contraction during Turbulent Magnetic Reconnection", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, Physical Review Letters, vol. 110, no. 15, pp. 151101, 2013, arXiv:1302.6090. [doi]
[36] "Density Fluctuations and the Acceleration of Electrons by Beam-generated Langmuir Waves in the Solar Corona", H. Ratcliffe, N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 761, pp. 176, 2012, arXiv:1211.2587. [doi]
[35] "A Classification Scheme for Turbulent Acceleration Processes in Solar Flares", N. Bian, A. G. Emslie, E. P. Kontar, Astrophysical Journal, vol. 754, pp. 103, 2012, arXiv:1206.0472. [doi]
[34] "Wave-particle interactions in non-uniform plasma and the interpretation of hard X-ray spectra in solar flares", E. P. Kontar, H. Ratcliffe, N. H. Bian, Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 539, pp. A43, 2012, arXiv:1112.4448. [doi]
[33] "Turbulent cross-field transport of non-thermal electrons in coronal loops: theory and observations", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, A. L. MacKinnon, Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 535, pp. A18, 2011, arXiv:1110.0935. [doi]
[32] "Acceleration, Magnetic Fluctuations, and Cross-field Transport of Energetic Electrons in a Solar Flare Loop", E. P. Kontar, I. G. Hannah, N. H. Bian, Astrophysical Journal Letters, vol. 730, pp. L22, 2011, arXiv:1102.3664. [doi]
[31] "Parallel electric field amplification by phase mixing of Alfven waves", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 527, pp. A130, 2011, arXiv:1006.2729. [doi]
[30] "Parallel electric field generation by Alfvén wave turbulence", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, J. C. Brown, Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 519, pp. A114, 2010, arXiv:1006.2662. [doi]
[29] "A gyrofluid description of Alfvénic turbulence and its parallel electric field", N. H. Bian, E. P. Kontar, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 062308, 2010, arXiv:1006.2659. [doi]
[28] "On-off intermittent regulation of plasma turbulence", N. H. Bian, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 044501, 2010. [doi]
[27] "Compressible Hall magnetohydrodynamics in a strong magnetic field", N. H. Bian, D. Tsiklauri, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 064503, 2009. [doi]
[26] "Two-fluid regimes of the resistive and collisionless tearing instability", M. Hosseinpour, N. Bian, G. Vekstein, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 012104, 2009. [doi]
[25] "Particle Acceleration in a Model of a Turbulent Reconnecting Plasma: A Fractional Diffusion Approach", N. H. Bian, P. K. Browning, Astrophysical Journal Letters, vol. 687, pp. L111-L114, 2008. [doi]
[24] "Mixing of shear Alfven wave packets", N. Bian, D. Tsiklauri, Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 489, pp. 1291-1295, 2008, arXiv:0709.0260. [doi]
[23] "Magnetoconvection in sheared magnetic fields", N. H. Bian, O. E. Garcia, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 15, no. 10, pp. 102901, 2008. [doi]
[22] "Nonlinear viscoresistive dynamics of the m=1 tearing instability", K. Takeda, O. Agullo, S. Benkadda, A. Sen, N. Bian, X. Garbet, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 022502, 2008. [doi]
[21] "Is the ``out-of-plane'' magnetic perturbation always a quadrupole in the Hall-mediated magnetic reconnection?", N. H. Bian, G. Vekstein, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 14, no. 12, pp. 120702, 2007. [doi]
[20] "Magnetic reconnection via tearing instability in a rotating viscous fluid", N. H. Bian, Astronomische Nachrichten, vol. 328, pp. 756, 2007. [doi]
[19] "On the two-fluid modification of the resistive tearing instability", N. Bian, G. Vekstein, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 14, no. 7, pp. 072107, 2007. [doi]
[18] "Radial interchange motions of plasma filaments", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, W. Fundamenski, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 13, no. 8, pp. 082309, 2006. [doi]
[17] "Two-dimensional convection and interchange motions in fluids and magnetized plasmas", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, V. Naulin, A. H. Nielsen, J. J. Rasmussen, Physica Scripta Volume T, vol. 122, pp. 104-124, 2006. [doi]
[16] "Forced Magnetic Reconnection at a Neutral X-Point", G. Vekstein, N. Bian, Astrophysical Journal Letters, vol. 632, pp. L151-L154, 2005. [doi]
[15] "Mechanism and scaling for convection of isolated structures in nonuniformly magnetized plasmas", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, V. Naulin, A. H. Nielsen, J. J. Rasmussen, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 12, no. 9, pp. 090701, 2005. [doi]
[14] "Energetics of forced magnetic reconnection in a visco-resistive plasma", N. Bian, G. Vekstein, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 12, no. 7, pp. 072902, 2005. [doi]
[13] "Structures, profile consistency, and transport scaling in electrostatic convection", N. H. Bian, O. E. Garcia, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 042307, 2005. [doi]
[12] "Shear dispersion and turbulence decorrelation by differential rotation", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 014503, 2005. [doi]
[11] "Confinement and dynamical regulation in two-dimensional convective turbulence", N. H. Bian, O. E. Garcia, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 10, pp. 4696-4707, 2003. [doi]
[10] "Publisher's Note: Bursting and large-scale intermittency in turbulent convection with differential rotation [Phys. Rev. E 68, 047301 (2003)]", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, Physical Review E, vol. 68, no. 4, pp. 049906, 2003. [doi]
[9] "Bursting and large-scale intermittency in turbulent convection with differential rotation", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, Physical Review E, vol. 68, no. 4, pp. 047301, 2003. [doi]
[8] "Confinement and bursty transport in a flux-driven convection model with sheared flows", O. E. Garcia, N. H. Bian, J.-V. Paulsen, S. Benkadda, K. Rypdal, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, vol. 45, pp. 919-932, 2003. [doi]
[7] "The quasilinear behavior of convective turbulence with sheared flows", N. Bian, S. Benkadda, O. E. Garcia, J.-V. Paulsen, X. Garbet, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 10, pp. 1382-1388, 2003. [doi]
[6] "Theoretical understanding of turbulent transport in the SOL", Y. Sarazin, P. Ghendrih, G. Attuel, C. Clément, X. Garbet, V. Grandgirard, M. Ottaviani, S. Benkadda, P. Beyer, N. Bian, C. Figarella, Journal of Nuclear Materials, vol. 313, pp. 796-803, 2003. [doi]
[5] "Blobs and front propagation in the scrape-off layer of magnetic confinement devices", N. Bian, S. Benkadda, J.-V. Paulsen, O. E. Garcia, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 10, pp. 671-676, 2003. [doi]
[4] "The Physics of E \times B Shear, Zonal Flows and Streamers in Tokamak Edge Turbulence", S. Benkadda, P. Beyer, N. Bian, C. F. Figarella, X. Garbet, O. Garcia, I. Voitsekhovitch, Contributions to Plasma Physics, vol. 42, pp. 362-371, 2002. [doi]
[3] "Bursty transport in tokamak turbulence: Role of zonal flows and internal transport barriers", S. Benkadda, P. Beyer, N. Bian, C. Figarella, O. Garcia, X. Garbet, P. Ghendrih, Y. Sarazin, P. H. Diamond, Nuclear Fusion, vol. 41, pp. 995-1001, 2001. [doi]
[2] "Global simulations of ion turbulence with magnetic shear reversal", X. Garbet, C. Bourdelle, G. T. Hoang, P. Maget, S. Benkadda, P. Beyer, C. Figarella, I. Voitsekovitch, O. Agullo, N. Bian, Physics of Plasmas, vol. 8, pp. 2793-2803, 2001. [doi]
[1] "Front-like Transport in Tokamaks", S. Benkadda, P. Beyer, N. Bian, X. Garbet, In APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting Abstracts, pp. K205, 1999.