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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

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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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