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Dr Roger B. Scott

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Roger B. Scott
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Mathematics
University of Dundee
Nethergate, DD1 4HN
Dundee, Scotland, UK
Fulton G19
rbscott at
01382 388315

Research Interests:

  • Solar Physics
  • Plasma Physics
  • Magnetic Reconnection
  • Magnetic Topology
  • Solar Wind

Current Projects:

Peer Reviewed Publications:

  • Scott, Roger B., Pontin, David I., Hornig, Gunnar,
    'On the Magnetic Squashing Factor and the Lie Transport of Tangents',
    Astrophysical Journal 848 117 (2017), doi:10.3847/1538-4357/848/1/117 -- link to ADS entry -- pdf
  • Scott, Roger B., Longcope, Dana W., McKenzie, David E.,
    `Numerical Simulations of Plasma Dynamics in the Vicinity of a Retracting Flux Tube',
    Astrophysical Journal 831 94 (2016), doi:10.3847/0004-637X/831/1/94 -- link to ADS entry -- pdf
  • Scott, Roger B., McKenzie, David E., Longcope, Dana W.,
    `Inferring the Magnetohydrodynamic Structure of Solar Flare Supra-Arcade Plasmas from a Data Assimilated Field Transport Model',
    Astrophysical Journal 819 56 (2016), doi:10.3847/0004-637X/819/1/56 -- link to ADS entry -- pdf
  • Scott, Roger B., Longcope, Dana W., McKenzie, David E.,
    `Peristaltic Pumping near Post - Coronal Mass Ejection Supra-Arcade Current Sheets',
    Astrophysical Journal 776 54 (2013), doi:10.1088/0004-637X/776/1/54 -- link to ADS entry -- pdf

PhD Dissertation:

  • Scott, Roger B.,
    `Analytical and Numerical Modeling of Coronal Supra-Arcade Fan Structures',
    ProQuest Thesis (Ph.D.), Montana State University (2016) -- link to ADS entry -- pdf