# School of Mathematics

## Dr Evy Kersalé

Lecturer

Applied Mathematics

### Contact details

Room: 9.18

Tel: +44 (0)113 3435149

Email: E.Kersale @ leeds.ac.uk

### Keywords

Astrophysical fluid dynamics

Computational fluid dynamics

Magnetohydrodynamics

Solar dynamo

Turbulent transport

### Useful links

Personal home page (research and teaching)

## Current postgraduate students

Jordan Bowker (2012)

Adam Child (2013)

Laya Haweil (2013)

Luke Robins (2013)

## Publications

**Child A, Kersalé E, Hollerbach R** Nonaxisymmetric linear instability of cylindrical magnetohydrodynamic Taylor-Couette flow *Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics*, **92**, 2015

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevE.92.033011

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**Welsh S, Kersale E, Jones CA** Compressible Taylor-Couette flow - instability mechanism and codimension 3 points *JOURNAL OF FLUID MECHANICS*, **750**, 555-577, 2014

DOI:10.1017/jfm.2014.279

**Bowker JA, Hughes DW, Kersalé E** Incorporating velocity shear into the magneto-Boussinesq approximation *Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics*, **108**, 553-567, 2014

DOI:10.1080/03091929.2014.917296

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**Berkoff NA, Kersale E, Tobias SM** Comparison of the anelastic approximation with fully compressible equations for linear magnetoconvection and magnetic buoyancy *GEOPHYS ASTRO FLUID*, **104**, 545-563, 2010

DOI:10.1080/03091929.2010.521747

**Berkoff NA, Kersalé E, Tobias SM** Comparison of the anelastic approximation with fully compressible equations for linear magnetoconvection and magnetic buoyancy *Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics*, **104**, 545-563, 2010

DOI:10.1080/03091929.2010.521747

**Kersalé E, Hughes DW, Tobias SM** The Nonlinear Evolution of Instabilities Driven by Magnetic Buoyancy: A New Mechanism for the Formation of Coherent Magnetic Structures *The Astrophysical Journal*, **663**, L113-L116, 2007

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**Kersalé E, Hughes DW, Ogilvie GI, Tobias SM** Global Magnetorotational Instability with Inflow. II. The Nonlinear Development of Axisymmetric Wall Modes *The Astrophysical Journal*, **638**, 382-390, 2006

DOI:10.1086/498704

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**Kersalé E, Hughes DW, Ogilvie GI, Tobias SM, Weiss NO** Global Magnetorotational Instability with Inflow. I. Linear Theory and the Role of Boundary Conditions *The Astrophysical Journal*, **602**, 892-903, 2004

DOI:10.1086/381194

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**Régnier S, Amari T, Kersalé E** 3D Coronal magnetic field from vector magnetograms: non-constant-α force-free configuration of the active region NOAA 8151 *Astronomy and Astrophysics*, **392**, 1119-1127, 2002

DOI:10.1051/0004-6361:20020993

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**Kersalé E, Longaretti PY, Pelletier G** Pressure- and magnetic shear-driven instabilities in rotating MHD jets *Astronomy and Astrophysics*, **363**, 1166-1176, 2000

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**Pelletier G, Kersalé E** Acceleration of UHE cosmic rays in gamma-ray bursts *Astronomy and Astrophysics*, **361**, 788-794, 2000

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