Personal Information, Dr. Richard Horne
Dr. Richard Horne

Name: Richard Horne
Telephone: 01223 221542
Job Title: Group Leader: Theory and Modelling
Programme: Theory and Modelling

Current areas of work
  • Propagation of waves in a hot collisionless magnetised plasma, especially electromagnetic ion cyclotron and whistler mode waves.
  • Wave heating of electrons and ions in the Earth's magnetosphere.
  • The role of waves in providing particle precipitation and plasma heating during magnetic storms, and in providing anomolus resistivity associated with magnetic reconnection.
  • Ray tracing and plasma simulations applied to the above.

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