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Dr Antonia Wilmot-Smith

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Name:
Antonia Wilmot-Smith
E-mail:
antoniaatmaths.dundee.ac.uk

Last updated Feb 2013.

Research Interests:

  • 3D Magnetic Reconnection.
  • Coronal heating.
  • Solar Physics.

Publications:

  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., `An overview of flux braiding simulations', Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Series A 373 2042 (2015) astro-ph pdf
  • Russell, A.J.B., Yeates, A.R., Hornig, G., Wilmot-Smith, A.L., `Evolution of field line helicity during magnetic reconnection', Phys. Plasmas 22 032106 (2015) astro-ph pdf
  • Pontin, D.I., Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., `On the relaxation of braided magnetic fields', Procedia IUTAMs 9 110-120 (2013) pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Pontin, D., Yeates, A.R., Hornig, G., `Heating of braided coronal loops', A & A 536 A67 (2011) astro-ph pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., `A time-dependent model for magnetic reconnection in the presence of a separator', ApJ 740 , 89 (2011) astro-ph pdf
  • Yeates, A.R., Hornig, G., Wilmot-Smith, A.L., `Topological Constraints on Magnetic Relaxation', PRL, 105 (8) 085002 (2010) astro-ph pdf
  • Pontin, D.I., Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., Galsgaard, K., `Dynamics of braided coronal loops - II. Cascade to multiple small-scale reconnection events', A&A 525 A57 (2010) astro-ph pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Pontin, D.I., Hornig, G., `Dynamics of braided coronal loops - I. Onset of magnetic reconnection', A&A, 516, A5 (2010) astro-ph pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., Pontin, D.I., `Magnetic Braiding and Quasi-Separatrix Layers', ApJ, 704, pp. 1288 (2009) astro-ph pdf
  • Pontin, D.I., Hornig, G., Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Craig, I.J.D., `Lagrangian Relaxation Schemes for Calculating Force-Free Magnetic Fields, and their Limitations', ApJ , 700, pp. 1449 (2009) astro-ph pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., Pontin, D.I., `Magnetic Braiding and Parallel Electric Fields', ApJ, 696, pp.1339 (2009) astro-ph pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., Priest, E.R., `Dynamic non-null magnetic reconnection in three-dimensions - II. Composite Solutions', Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn. 103 (6), 515 - 534 (2009) astro-ph pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., `The origin and dynamic interaction of solar magnetic fields', Ph.D. Thesis, University of St Andrews (2007) pdf .
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Priest, E.R., `Flux tube disconnection - An example of 3D reconnection'. Physics of Plasmas, 14 102903 (2007) pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., De Moortel, I. `Magnetic reconnection in flux-tubes undergoing spinning footpoint motions' A & A, 473 pp.615 (2007) pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Nandy, D., Hornig, G., Martens, P.C.H., `A Time-Delay Model for Solar and Stellar Dynamos'. ApJ, 652, pp.696 (2006) pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., Priest, E.R., `Dynamic non-null magnetic reconnection in three-dimensions - I. Particular Solutions', Proc. Roy. Soc. A., 462 (2074) pp. 2877 (2006) pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Martens, P.C.H., Nandy, D., Priest, E.R., Tobias, S.M., `Low-order stellar dynamo models', MNRAS, 363 , pp. 1167 (2005) pdf
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Priest, E.R., Hornig, G., `Magnetic Diffusion and the Motion of Field Lines', Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 99, No. 2, pp. 177 (2005) pdf
Conference Proceedings:
  • Wilmot-Smith, A.L., Hornig, G., Yeates, A.R., Pontin, D.I., `Constraints on the turbulent relaxation of braided magnetic fields', 39th EPS and 16th Int. Congress on Plasma Physics, O2.403 (2012) pdf

Administration:

Advisor of Studies; ERASMUS coordinator.

 

Teaching:

  • 2013-2014: MA12003 Statistics and Probability; MA21001 Mathematics 2A; MA42007 Magnetohydrodynamics; MA42001 Project.
  • 2012-2013: MA21001 Mathematics 2A; MA31002 Differential Equations; MA42007 Magnetohydrodynamics; MA42001 Project.
  • 2011-2012: MA11001 Mathematics 1A; MA21001 Mathematics 2A; MA31002 Differential Equations; MA41006 Fluid Dynamics; MA40001 PTS and Project Work.
  • 2010-2011: MA31002 Differential Equations; MA12001 Mathematics 1B; MA40001 PTS and Project Work.
  • 2009-2010: MA11001 Mathematics 1A; MA40001 PTS and Project Work.
  • 2008-2009: MA11001 Mathematics 1A; MA40001 PTS and Project Work.