Publications

Refereed Publications

  1. Woodham, L. D., Wicks, R. T., Verscharen, D., Owen, C. J., Maruca, B. A., and Alterman, B. L.: Parallel-propagating Fluctuations at Proton-kinetic Scales in the Solar Wind Are Dominated by Kinetic Instabilities, Astrophys. J. Lett. 884, L53, 2019, doi: 10.3847/2041-8213/ab4adc, download here, published on ArXiV here, link to publisher version here
  2. He, J., Duan, D., Wang, T., Zhu, X., Li, W., Verscharen, D., Wang, X., Tu, C., Khotyaintsev, Y., Le, G., and Burch, J.: Direct Measurement of the Dissipation Rate Spectrum around Ion Kinetic Scales in Space Plasma Turbulence, Astrophys. J. 880, 121, 2019, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/ab2a79, download here, link to publisher version here
  3. Ley, F., Riquelme, M., Sironi, L., Verscharen, D., and Sandoval, A.: Stochastic Ion Acceleration by the Ion-cyclotron Instability in a Growing Magnetic Field, Astrophys. J. 880, 100, 2019, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/ab2592, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  4. Zhu, X., He, J., Verscharen, D., and Zhao, J.: Composition of Wave Modes in Magnetosheath Turbulence from Sub-ion to Sub-electron Scales, Astrophys. J. 878, 48, 2019, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/ab1be7, download here, link to publisher version here
  5. Wu, H., Verscharen, D., Wicks, R. T., Chen, C. H. K., He, J., and Nicolaou, G.: The Fluid-like and Kinetic Behavior of Kinetic Alfvén Turbulence in Space Plasma, Astrophys. J. 870, 106, 2019, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aaef77, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  6. Šafránková, J, Němeček, Z., Němec, F., Verscharen, D., Chen, C. H. K., Ďurovcová, T., and Riazantseva, M.: Scale-dependent Polarization of Solar Wind Velocity Fluctuations at the Inertial and Kinetic Scales, Astrophys. J. 870, 40, 2019, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aaf239, download here, link to publisher version here
  7. Hoppock, I. W., Chandran, B. D. G., Klein, K. G., Mallet, A., and Verscharen, D.: Stochastic proton heating by kinetic-Alfvén-wave turbulence in moderately high-β plasmas, J. Plasma Phys. 84, 905840615 2018, doi: 10.1017/S0022377818001277, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  8. Duan, D., He, J., Pei, Z., Huang, S., Wu, H., Verscharen, D., and Wang, L.: Angular Independence of Break Position for Magnetic Power Spectral Density in Solar Wind Turbulence, Astrophys. J. 865, 89, 2018, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aad9aa, download here, link to publisher version here
  9. Nicolaou, G., Livadiotis, G., Owen, C. J., Verscharen, D., and Wicks, R. T.: Determining the Kappa Distributions of Space Plasmas from Observations in a Limited Energy Range, Astrophys. J. 864, 3, 2018, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aad45d, download here, link to publisher version here
  10. Verscharen, D., Klein, K. G., Chandran, B. D. G., Stevens, M. L., Salem, C. S., and Bale, S. D.: ALPS: the Arbitrary Linear Plasma Solver, J. Plasma Phys. 84, 905840403, 2018, doi: 10.1017/S0022377818000739, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  11. Woodham, L. D., Wicks, R. T., Verscharen, D., and Owen, C. J.: The Role of Proton Cyclotron Resonance as a Dissipation Mechanism in Solar Wind Turbulence: A Statistical Study at Ion-kinetic Scales, Astrophys. J. 856, 49, 2018, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aab03d, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  12. Riquelme, M., Quataert, E., and Verscharen, D.: PIC Simulations of Velocity-space Instabilities in a Decreasing Magnetic Field: Viscosity and Thermal Conduction, Astrophys. J. 854, 132, 2018, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aaa6d1, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  13. Verscharen, D., Chen, C. H. K., and Wicks, R. T.: On Kinetic Slow Modes, Fluid Slow Modes, and Pressure-balanced Structures in the Solar Wind, Astrophys. J. 840, 106, 2017, doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa6a56, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  14. Verscharen, D., Chandran, B. D. G., Klein, K. G., and Quataert, E.: Collisionless Isotropization of the Solar-Wind Protons by Compressive Fluctuations and Plasma Instabilities, Astrophys. J. 831, 128, 2016, doi: 10.3847/0004-637X/831/2/128, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  15. Riquelme, M. A., Quataert, E., and Verscharen, D.: PIC Simulations of the Effect of Velocity Space Instabilities on Electron Viscosity and Thermal Conduction, Astrophys. J. 824, 123, 2016, doi: 10.3847/0004-637X/824/2/123, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  16. Fahr, H.-J. and Verscharen, D.: Electrons under the dominant action of shock-electric fields, Astron. Astrophys. 587, L1, 2016, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/201527901, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  17. Chandran, B. D. G., Perez, J. C., Verscharen, D., Klein, K. G., and Mallet, A.: On the Conservation of Cross Helicity and Wave Action in Solar-Wind Models with Non-WKB Alfvén Wave Reflection, Astrophys. J. 811, 50, 2015, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/811/1/50, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  18. Fahr, H.-J., Richardson, J. D., and Verscharen, D.: The electron distribution function downstream of the solar-wind termination shock: Where are the hot electrons?, Astron. Astrophys. 579, A18, 2015, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/201525710, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  19. Verscharen, D., Chandran, B. D. G., Bourouaine, S., and Hollweg, J. V.: Deceleration of Alpha Particles in the Solar Wind by Instabilities and the Rotational Force: Implications for Heating, Azimuthal Flow, and the Parker Spiral Magnetic Field, Astrophys. J. 806, 157, 2015, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/806/2/157, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  20. Tong, Y., Bale, S. D., Chen, C. H. K., Salem, C. S., and Verscharen, D.: Effects of Electron Drifts on the Collisionless Damping of Kinetic Alfvén Waves in the Solar Wind, Astrophys. J. Lett. 804, L36, 2015, doi: 10.1088/2041-8205/804/2/L36, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  21. Klein, K. G., Perez, J. C., Verscharen, D., Mallet, A., and Chandran, B. D. G.: A Modified Version of Taylor’s Hypothesis for Solar Probe Plus Observations, Astrophys. J. Lett. 801, L18, 2015, doi: 10.1088/2041-8205/801/1/L18, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  22. Riquelme, M. A., Quataert, E., and Verscharen, D.: Particle-In-Cell Simulations of Continuously Driven Mirror and Ion Cyclotron Instabilities in High Beta Astrophysical and Heliospheric Plasmas, Astrophys. J. 800, 27, 2015, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/800/1/27, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  23. Fahr, H.-J., Chashei, I. V., and Verscharen, D.: Traveling solar-wind bulk-velocity fluctuations and their effects on electron heating in the heliosphere, Astron. Astrophys. 571, A78, 2014, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/201424421, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  24. Hollweg, J. V., Verscharen, D., and Chandran, B. D. G.: Magnetohydrodynamic Slow Mode with Drifting He++: Implications for Coronal Seismology and the Solar Wind, Astrophys. J. 788, 35, 2014, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/788/1/35, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  25. Bourouaine, S., Verscharen, D., Chandran, B. D. G., Maruca, B. A., and Kasper, J. C.: Limits on Alpha Particle Temperature Anisotropy and Differential Flow from Kinetic Instabilities: Solar Wind Observations, Astrophys. J. Lett. 777, L3, 2013, doi: 10.1088/2041-8205/777/1/L3, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  26. Chandran, B. D. G., Verscharen, D., Quataert, E., Kasper, J. C., Isenberg, P. A., and Bourouaine, S.: Stochastic Heating, Differential Flow, and the Alpha-to-Proton Temperature Ratio in the Solar Wind, Astrophys. J. 776, 45, 2013, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/776/1/45, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  27. Comişel, H., Verscharen, D., Narita, Y., and Motschmann, U.: Spectral evolution of two-dimensional kinetic plasma turbulence in the wavenumber-frequency domain, Phys. Plasmas 20, 090701, 2013, doi: 10.1063/1.4820936, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  28. Verscharen, D., Bourouaine, S., and Chandran, B. D. G.: Instabilities Driven by the Drift and Temperature Anisotropy of Alpha Particles in the Solar Wind, Astrophys. J. 773, 163, 2013, doi: 10.1088/0004-647X/773/2/163, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  29. Verscharen, D., Bourouaine, S., Chandran, B. D. G., and Maruca, B. A.: A Parallel-Propagating Alfvénic Ion-Beam Instability in the High-Beta Solar Wind, Astrophys. J. 773, 8, 2013, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/773/1/8, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  30. Verscharen, D. and Chandran, B. D. G.: The Dispersion Relations and Instability Thresholds of Oblique Plasma Modes in the Presence of an Ion Beam, Astrophys. J. 764, 88, 2013, doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/764/1/88, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  31. Verscharen, D., Marsch, E., Motschmann, U., and Müller, J.: Parametric decay of oblique Alfvén waves in two-dimensional hybrid simulations, Phys. Rev. E 86, 027401, 2012, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.86.027401, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  32. Verscharen, D., Marsch, E., Motschmann, U., and Müller, J.: Kinetic cascade beyond magnetohydrodynamics of solar wind turbulence in two-dimensional hybrid simulations, Phys. Plasmas 19, 022305, 2012, doi: 10.1063/1.3682960, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  33. Verscharen, D. and Marsch, E.: Apparent temperature anisotropies due to wave activity in the solar wind, Ann. Geophys. 29, 909-917, 2011, doi: 10.5194/angeo-29-909-2011, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  34. Verscharen, D. and Marsch, E.: Compressive high-frequency waves riding on an Alfvén/ion-cyclotron wave in a multi-fluid plasma, J. Plasma Phys. 77, 693-707, 2011, doi: 10.1017/S0022377811000080, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  35. Marsch, E. and Verscharen, D.: On nonlinear Alfvén-cyclotron waves in multi-species plasma, J. Plasma Phys. 77, 385-403, 2011, doi: 10.1017/S0022377810000541, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  36. Fahr, H.-J., Chashei, I. V., and Verscharen, D.: Injection to the pick-up ion regime from high energies and induced ion power-laws, Astron. Astrophys. 505, 329-337, 2009, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/200810755, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  37. Fahr, H.-J. and Verscharen, D.: Spectral intensities of Anomalous Cosmic Rays derived from the injection rate at the solar wind termination shock, Astrophys. Space Sci. Trans. 5, 21-30, 2009, doi: 10.5194/astra-5-21-2009, download here, link to publisher version here
  38. Verscharen, D. and Fahr, H.-J.: Solar wind proton reflection and injection to the ACR regime at the parallel termination shock, Astrophys. Space Sci. Trans. 5, 15-19, 2009, doi: 10.5194/astra-5-15-2009, download here, link to publisher version here
  39. Verscharen, D. and Fahr, H.-J.: Self-initialised Fermi-1 acceleration by pitch-angle re-scattering of solar wind ions reflected from the parallel termination shock, Astrophys. Space Sci. Trans. 4, 51-58, 2008, doi: 10.5194/astra-4-51-2008, download here, link to publisher version here
  40. Fahr, H.-J. and Verscharen, D.: Ion reflections from the parallel MHD termination shock and a possible injection mechanism into the Fermi-1 acceleration, Astron. Astrophys. 487, L21-L24, 2008, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361:200810217, download here, link to publisher version here
  41. Verscharen, D. and Fahr, H.-J.: A kinetic description of the dissipative quasi-parallel solar wind termination shock, Astron. Astrophys. 487, 723-729, 2008, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361:200809950, download here, link to publisher version here

Unrefereed Publications

  1. Verscharen, D., Wicks, R. T., Alexandrova, O., Bruno, R., Burgess, D., Chen, C. H. K., D’Amicis, R., De Keyser, J., Dudok de Wit, T., Franci, L., He, J., Henri, P., Kasahara, S., Khotyaintsev, Y., Klein, K. G., Lavraud, B., Maruca, B. A., Maksimovic, M., Plaschke, F., Poedts, S., Reynolds, C. S., Roberts, O., Sahraoui, F., Saito, S., Salem, C. S., Saur, J., Servidio, S., Stawarz, J. E., Štverák, Š., Told, D.: A Case for Electron-Astrophysics, ESA Voyage 2050 White Paper, 2019, download here, published on ArXiv here
  2. Verscharen, D.: HolmMHD: a versatile magnetohydrodynamics code, Res. Notes AAS 3, 96, 2019, doi: 10.3847/2515-5172/ab30c8, download here
  3. Matthaeus, W. H., Bandyopadhyay, R., Brown, M. R., Borovsky, J., Carbone, V., Caprioli, D., Chasapis, A., Chhiber, R., Dasso, S., Dmitruk, P., Del Zanna, L., Dmitruk, P. A., Franci, L., Gary, S. P., Goldstein, M. L., Gomez, D., Greco, A., Horbury, T. S., Ji, H., Kasper, J. C., Klein, K. G., Landi, S., Li, H., Malara, F., Maruca, B. A., Mininni, P., Oughton, S., Papini, E., Parashar, T. N., Petrosyan, A., Pouquet, A., Retinò, A., Roberts, O. W., Ruffolo, D., Servidio, S., Spence, H., Smith, C. W., Stawarz, J. W., TenBarge, J. M., Vasquez, B. J., Vaivads, A., Valentini, F., Velli, M., Verdini, A., Verscharen, D., Whittlesey, P., Wicks, R. T., Bruno, R., and Zimbardo, G.: The essential role of multi-point measurements in turbulence investigations: the solar wind beyond single scale and beyond the Taylor Hypothesis, Plasma 2020 Decadal White Paper, 2019, download here, published on ArXiv here
  4. TenBarge, J. M., Alexandrova, O., Boldyrev, S., Califano, F., Cerri, S. S., Chen, C. H. K., Howes, G. G., Horbury, T. S., Isenberg, P. A., Ji, H., Klein, K. G., Krafft, C., Kunz, M., Loureiro, N. F., Mallet, A., Maruca, B. A., Matthaeus, W. H., Meyrand, R., Quataert, E., Perez, J. C., Roberts, O. W., Sahraoui, F., Salem, C. S., Schekochihin, A. A., Spence, H., Squire, J., Told, D., Verscharen, D., and Wicks, R. T.: Disentangling the Spatiotemporal Structure of Turbulence Using Multi-Spacecraft Data, Plasma 2020 Decadal White Paper, 2019, download here, published on ArXiv here
  5. Klein, K. G., Alexandrova, O., Bookbinder, J., Caprioli, D., Case, A. W., Chandran, B. D. G., Chen, L. J., Horbury, T. S., Jian, L., Kasper, J. C., Le Contel, O., Maruca, B. A., Matthaeus, W. H., Retinò, A., Roberts, O. W., Schekochihin, A. A., Skoug, R., Smith, C. W., Steinberg, J., Spence, H., Vasquez, B. J., TenBarge, J. M., Verscharen, D., and Whittlesey, P.: Multipoint Measurements of the Solar Wind: A Proposed Advance for Studying Magnetized Turbulence, Plasma 2020 Decadal White Paper, 2019, download here, published on ArXiv here
  6. Verscharen, D. and Chandran, B. D. G.: NHDS: The New Hampshire Dispersion Relation Solver, Res. Notes AAS 2 (2), 13, 2018, doi: 10.3847/2515-5172/aabfe3, download here, published on ArXiv here, link to publisher version here
  7. Verscharen, D.: Schwach kompressive, hochfrequente Wellen im inhomogenen Multifluid-Plasma, Mitt. DGG 3, 5-9, 2011

Theses

  1. Verscharen, D.: On convected wave structures and spectral transfer in space plasmas – applications to solar corona and solar wind, PhD Thesis, Technical University Braunschweig, Germany, January 2012, download here
  2. Verscharen, D.: Kinetische Betrachtung des parallelen magnetohydrodynamischen Schocks, Diplom Thesis, University of Bonn, Germany, December 2007

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-0497-1096

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