
Dr Jonathan Thurgood
 Name:
 Jonathan Thurgood
 Position:
 Postdoctoral Fellow
 Department of Mathematics
 University of Dundee
 Dundee DD1 4HN
 Currently:
 Faculty of Engineering & Environment
 Northumbria University
 Room:
 Fulton G19
 Email:

jonathan.thurgoodnorthumbria.ac.uk

j.thurgooddundee.ac.uk
Research Interests:
 Solar Physics.
 Magnetic Reconnection.
 MHD waves in solar polar plumes, the dynamics of MHD waves in inhomogeneous media.
 Kinetic simulations of electron beams and radio emission.
Publications:
 Thurgood & Tsiklauri “Selfconsistent particleincell simulations of fundamental and harmonic plasma radio emission mechanisms”, NASA ADS, A&A, arXiv (2015)
 Thurgood, Morton & McLaughlin, “First direct measurements of transverse waves in solar polar plumes using SDO/AIA”,) NASA ADS, ApJL, arXiv (2014)
 Thurgood & McLaughlin, “On Ponderomotive Effects Induced by Alfven Waves in Inhomogeneous 2.5D MHD Plasmas”, Solar Physics, 288, 205222, (2013) NASA ADS, Solar Physics, arXiV
 Thurgood & McLaughlin, “Nonlinear Alfven Wave Dynamics at a 2D Magnetic Null point: Ponderomotive Force”, A&A, 555, A86 (2013) NASA ADS, A&A, arXiv
 Thurgood & McLaughlin, “3D Alfven Wave Behaviour at Proper and Improper 3D Magnetic Null Points”, A&A , 558, A127 (2013) NASA ADS, A&A, arXiv
 Thurgood & McLaughlin, “Linear and nonlinear MHD mode coupling of the fast magnetoacoustic wave about a 3D magnetic null point”,A&A, 545, A9 (2012) NASA ADS, A&A, arXiv
 McLaughlin, Thurgood & MacTaggart, “On The Periodicity of Oscillatory Reconnection“, A&A, 548, A98 (2012), NASA ADS, A&A, arXiv, NRL
Presentations: Posters & Talks
 NAM 2014 , “First direct measurements of transverse waves in solar polar plumes using SDO/AIA”, RAS Postdoc prize winner
 2nd Warwick Workshop (2014) on the Mysteries of the Sun’s Magnetic Field: Waves & Oscillations, oral presentation
 NAM 2013, poster presentation
 STFC Advanced Summer School in Solar Physics (2012), attended
 BUKS 2012, oral presentation
 STFC Advanced Summer School in Solar Physics (2011, attended
 BUKS 2011, attended
