Carl R. Sovinec - Publications

Affiliations: 
Nuclear Engineering & Engineering Physics University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, WI 
Area:
Fluid and Plasma Physics

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2017 Sauppe JP, Sovinec CR. Extended MHD modeling of tearing-driven magnetic relaxation Physics of Plasmas. 24: 56107. DOI: 10.1063/1.4977540  0.8
2016 Mirnov VV, Sauppe JP, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Analytical and numerical treatment of resistive drift instability in a plasma slab Plasma Physics Reports. 42: 440-449. DOI: 10.1134/S1063780X16050123  1
2016 Sauppe JP, Sovinec CR. Two-fluid and finite Larmor radius effects on helicity evolution in a plasma pinch Physics of Plasmas. 23. DOI: 10.1063/1.4942761  1
2016 Sovinec CR. Stabilization of numerical interchange in spectral-element magnetohydrodynamics Journal of Computational Physics. 319: 61-78. DOI: 10.1016/J.Jcp.2016.04.063  1
2015 Sarff JS, Almagri AF, Anderson JK, Borchardt M, Cappechi W, Carmody D, Caspary K, Chapman BE, Den Hartog DJ, Duff J, Eilerman S, Falkowski A, Forest CB, Galante M, Goetz JA, ... ... Sovinec CR, et al. Overview of results from the MST reversed field pinch experiment Nuclear Fusion. 55. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/55/10/104006  1
2015 Zhu P, Sovinec CR, Hegna CC. The formation of blobs from a pure interchange process Physics of Plasmas. 22. DOI: 10.1063/1.4913476  1
2014 O'Bryan JB, Sovinec CR. Simulated flux-rope evolution during non-inductive startup in Pegasus Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 56. DOI: 10.1088/0741-3335/56/6/064005  1
2014 Ebrahimi F, Raman R, Hooper EB, Sovinec CR, Bhattacharjee A. Physics of forced magnetic reconnection in coaxial helicity injection experiments in National Spherical Torus Experiment Physics of Plasmas. 21. DOI: 10.1063/1.4875337  1
2014 Hendries ER, Anderson JK, Diem S, Forest CB, Harvey RW, Reusch JA, Seltzman AH, Sovinec CR. MHD simulation of RF current drive in MST Aip Conference Proceedings. 1580: 510-513. DOI: 10.1063/1.4864600  1
2014 Howell EC, Sovinec CR. Solving the Grad-Shafranov equation with spectral elements Computer Physics Communications. 185: 1415-1421. DOI: 10.1016/J.Cpc.2014.02.008  1
2013 Sarff JS, Almagri AF, Anderson JK, Borchardt M, Carmody D, Caspary K, Chapman BE, Den Hartog DJ, Duff J, Eilerman S, Falkowski A, Forest CB, Goetz JA, Holly DJ, Kim JH, ... ... Sovinec CR, et al. Overview of results from the MST reversed field pinch experiment Nuclear Fusion. 53. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/53/10/104017  1
2013 Hooper EB, Sovinec CR, Raman R, Ebrahimi F, Menard JE. Resistive magnetohydrodynamic simulations of helicity-injected startup plasmas in National Spherical Torus eXperiment Physics of Plasmas. 20. DOI: 10.1063/1.4821977  1
2013 Ebrahimi F, Hooper EB, Sovinec CR, Raman R. Magnetic reconnection process in transient coaxial helicity injection Physics of Plasmas. 20. DOI: 10.1063/1.4821974  1
2013 Schlutt MG, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR, Held ED, Kruger SE. Self-consistent simulations of nonlinear magnetohydrodynamics and profile evolution in stellarator configurations Physics of Plasmas. 20. DOI: 10.1063/1.4802834  1
2013 Zhu P, Raeder J, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Nature of axial tail instability and bubble-blob formation in near-Earth plasma sheet Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 118: 653-663. DOI: 10.1029/2012Ja017972  1
2012 Hooper EB, Bulmer RH, Cohen BI, Hill DN, Holcomb CT, Hudson B, McLean HS, Pearlstein LD, Romero-Talamás CA, Sovinec CR, Stallard BW, Wood RD, Woodruff S. Sustained Spheromak Physics Experiment (SSPX): Design and physics results Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 54. DOI: 10.1088/0741-3335/54/11/113001  1
2012 Schlutt MG, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR, Knowlton SF, Hebert JD. Numerical simulation of current evolution in the Compact Toroidal Hybrid Nuclear Fusion. 52. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/52/10/103023  1
2012 O'Bryan JB, Sovinec CR, Bird TM. Simulation of current-filament dynamics and relaxation in the Pegasus Spherical Tokamak Physics of Plasmas. 19. DOI: 10.1063/1.4746089  1
2012 King JR, Sovinec CR, Mirnov VV. First-order finite-Larmor-radius fluid modeling of tearing and relaxation in a plasma pinch Physics of Plasmas. 19. DOI: 10.1063/1.3695346  1
2012 Zhu P, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Stabilizing effects of edge current density on pedestal instabilities Physics of Plasmas. 19. DOI: 10.1063/1.3692089  1
2011 Bayliss RA, Sovinec CR, Redd AJ. Zero-β modeling of coaxial helicity injection in the HIT-II spherical torus Physics of Plasmas. 18. DOI: 10.1063/1.3626563  1
2011 King JR, Sovinec CR, Mirnov VV. First-order finite-Larmor-radius effects on magnetic tearing in pinch configurations Physics of Plasmas. 18. DOI: 10.1063/1.3571599  1
2010 Milroy RD, Kim CC, Sovinec CR. Extended magnetohydrodynamic simulations of field reversed configuration formation and sustainment with rotating magnetic field current drive Physics of Plasmas. 17. DOI: 10.1063/1.3436630  1
2010 Burke BJ, Kruger SE, Hegna CC, Zhu P, Snyder PB, Sovinec CR, Howell EC. Edge localized linear ideal magnetohydrodynamic instability studies in an extended-magnetohydrodynamic code Physics of Plasmas. 17. DOI: 10.1063/1.3309732  1
2010 Jenkins TG, Kruger SE, Hegna CC, Schnack DD, Sovinec CR. Calculating electron cyclotron current drive stabilization of resistive tearing modes in a nonlinear magnetohydrodynamic model Physics of Plasmas. 17. DOI: 10.1063/1.3276740  1
2010 Murphy NA, Sovinec CR, Cassak PA. Magnetic reconnection with asymmetry in the outflow direction Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 115. DOI: 10.1029/2009Ja015183  1
2010 Sovinec CR, King JR. Analysis of a mixed semi-implicit/implicit algorithm for low-frequency two-fluid plasma modeling Journal of Computational Physics. 229: 5803-5819. DOI: 10.1016/J.Jcp.2010.04.022  1
2009 Zhu P, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Exponential growth of nonlinear ballooning instability. Physical Review Letters. 102: 235003. PMID 19658943 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.102.235003  1
2009 Zhu P, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR, Bhattacharjee A, Germaschewski K. Intermediate nonlinear regimes of line-tied g mode and ballooning instability Nuclear Fusion. 49. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/49/9/095009  1
2009 Carey CS, Sovinec CR. Rotational stabilization of magnetically collimated jets Astrophysical Journal. 699: 362-372. DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/699/1/362  1
2009 Ji JY, Held ED, Sovinec CR. Moment approach to deriving parallel heat flow for general collisionality Physics of Plasmas. 16. DOI: 10.1063/1.3079072  1
2008 Zhu P, Schnack DD, Ebrahimi F, Zweibel EG, Suzuki M, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Absence of complete finite-Larmor-radius stabilization in extended MHD. Physical Review Letters. 101: 085005. PMID 18764628 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.101.085005  1
2008 Carey CS, Sovinec CR, Heinz S, Everett JE. Magnetic collimation and magnetohydrodynamic kink instability driven by differential rotation International Journal of Modern Physics D. 17: 1707-1713. DOI: 10.1142/S0218271808013327  1
2008 Reynolds JM, Sovinec CR, Prager SC. Nonlinear magnetohydrodynamics of pulsed parallel current drive in reversed-field pinches Physics of Plasmas. 15. DOI: 10.1063/1.2937770  1
2008 Murphy NA, Sovinec CR. Global axisymmetric simulations of two-fluid reconnection in an experimentally relevant geometry Physics of Plasmas. 15. DOI: 10.1063/1.2904600  1
2008 Hooper EB, Cohen BI, McLean HS, Wood RD, Romero-Talamás CA, Sovinec CR. NIMROD resistive magnetohydrodynamic simulations of spheromak physics Physics of Plasmas. 15. DOI: 10.1063/1.2890772  1
2008 Milroy RD, MacNab AID, Kim CC, Sovinec CR. FRC simulations using the NIMROD code Journal of Fusion Energy. 27: 73-76. DOI: 10.1007/S10894-007-9089-Y  1
2008 Breslau JA, Sovinec CR, Jardin SC. An improved tokamak sawtooth benchmark for 3D nonlinear MHD Communications in Computational Physics. 4: 647-658.  1
2007 Ebrahimi F, Mirnov VV, Prager SC, Sovinec CR. Momentum transport from current-driven reconnection in the reversed field pinch. Physical Review Letters. 99: 075003. PMID 17930902 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.99.075003  1
2007 Sovinec CR, Barnes DC, Bayliss RA, Brennan DP, Held ED, Kruger SE, Pankin AY, Schnackand DD. Two-fluid studies of edge relaxation events in tokamaks Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 78. DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/78/1/012070  1
2007 Li XS, Demmel J, Grigori L, Gu M, Xia J, Jardin S, Sovinec C, Lee LQ. Enhancing scalability of sparse direct methods Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 78. DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/78/1/012041  1
2007 Pankin AY, Bateman G, Brennan DP, Kritz AH, Kruger S, Snyder PB, Sovinec C. Modelling of ELM dynamics for DIII-D and ITER Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 49. DOI: 10.1088/0741-3335/49/7/S04  1
2007 MacNab AID, Milroy RD, Kim CC, Sovinec CR. Hall magnetohydrodynamics simulations of end-shorting induced rotation in field-reversed configurations Physics of Plasmas. 14. DOI: 10.1063/1.2768017  1
2007 Zhu P, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR, Bhattacharjee A, Germaschewski K. Intermediate nonlinear regime of a line-tied g mode Physics of Plasmas. 14. DOI: 10.1063/1.2671230  1
2007 Zhu P, Sovinec CR, Hegna CC, Bhattacharjee A, Germaschewski K. Nonlinear ballooning instability in the near-Earth magnetotail: Growth, structure, and possible role in substorms Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 112. DOI: 10.1029/2006Ja011991  1
2007 Craig D, Goldston R, Jarboe TR, Nelson BA, Sovinec CR, Woodruff S, Wurden G. Chair summaries from the 2006 Innovative Confinement Concepts (ICC) workshop Journal of Fusion Energy. 26: 3-15. DOI: 10.1007/S10894-006-9073-Y  1
2007 MacNab AID, Barnes DC, Milroy RD, Kim CC, Sovinec CR. Simulations of the field-reversed configuration with the NIMROD code Journal of Fusion Energy. 26: 113-117. DOI: 10.1007/S10894-006-9070-1  1
2007 Hooper EB, Cohen BI, Hill DN, Lodestro LL, McLean HS, Romero-Talamás CA, Wood RD, Sovinec CR. Magnetic reconnection in the spheromak: Physics and consequences Journal of Fusion Energy. 26: 71-75. DOI: 10.1007/S10894-006-9065-Y  1
2006 Brennan DP, Kruger SE, Schnack DD, Sovinec CR, Pankin A. Computing nonlinear magnetohydrodynamic edge localized instabilities in fusion plasmas Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 46: 63-72. DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/46/1/009  1
2006 Zhu P, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Nonlinear growth of a line-tied g mode near marginal stability Physics of Plasmas. 13. DOI: 10.1063/1.2358505  1
2006 Huang YM, Zwelbel EG, Sovinec CR. m=1 ideal internal kink modes in a line-tied screw pinch Physics of Plasmas. 13. DOI: 10.1063/1.2336506  1
2006 Schnack DD, Barnes DC, Brennan DP, Hegna CC, Held E, Kim CC, Kruger SE, Pankin AY, Sovinec CR. Computational modeling of fully ionized magnetized plasmas using the fluid approximation Physics of Plasmas. 13. DOI: 10.1063/1.2183738  1
2005 Sovinec CR, Cohen BI, Cone GA, Hooper EB, McLean HS. Numerical investigation of transients in the SSPX Spheromak. Physical Review Letters. 94: 035003. PMID 15698276 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.94.035003  1
2005 Sovinec CR, Schnack DD, Pankin AY, Brennan DP, Tian H, Barnes DC, Kruger SE, Held ED, Kim CC, Li XS, Kaushik DK, Jardin SC. Nonlinear extended magnetohydrodynamics simulation using high-order finite elements Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 16: 25-34. DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/16/1/003  1
2005 Hooper EB, Kopriva TA, Cohen BI, Hill DN, McLean HS, Wood RD, Woodruff S, Sovinec CR. Magnetic reconnection during flux conversion in a driven spheromak Physics of Plasmas. 12: 1-11. DOI: 10.1063/1.2040207  1
2005 Ryutov DD, Cohen BI, Cohen RH, Hooper EB, Sovinec CR. The effect of artificial diffusivity on the flute instability Physics of Plasmas. 12: 1-4. DOI: 10.1063/1.2030367  1
2005 Woodruff S, Cohen BI, Hooper EB, McLean HS, Stallard BW, Hill DN, Holcomb CT, Romero-Talamas C, Wood RD, Cone G, Sovinec CR. Controlled and spontaneous magnetic field generation in a gun-driven spheromak Physics of Plasmas. 12: 1-13. DOI: 10.1063/1.1878772  1
2005 Kruger SE, Schnack DD, Sovinec CR. Dynamics of the major disruption of a DIII-D plasma Physics of Plasmas. 12: 1-10. DOI: 10.1063/1.1873872  1
2005 Cohen BI, Hooper EB, Cohen RH, Hill DN, McLean HS, Wood RD, Woodruff S, Sovinec CR, Cone GA. Simulation of spheromak evolution and energy confinement Physics of Plasmas. 12: 1-9. DOI: 10.1063/1.1869501  1
2004 Held ED, Callen JD, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR, Gianakon TA, Kruger SE. Nonlocal closures for plasma fluid simulations Physics of Plasmas. 11: 2419-2426. DOI: 10.1063/1.1645520  1
2004 Sovinec CR, Glasser AH, Gianakon TA, Barnes DC, Nebel RA, Kruger SE, Schnack DD, Plimpton SJ, Tarditi A, Chu MS. Nonlinear magnetohydrodynamics simulation using high-order finite elements Journal of Computational Physics. 195: 355-386. DOI: 10.1016/J.Jcp.2003.10.004  1
2004 Kim CC, Sovinec CR, Parker SE. Hybrid kinetic-MHD simulations in general geometry Computer Physics Communications. 164: 448-455. DOI: 10.1016/J.Cpc.2004.06.059  1
2004 Kruger SE, Sovinec CR, Schnack DD, Held ED. Free-boundary simulations of DIII-D plasmas with the NIMROD code Computer Physics Communications. 164: 34-39. DOI: 10.1016/J.Cpc.2004.06.006  1
2004 Sovinec CR, Cone GA, Cohen BI. Spheromak energy confinement in sustained and transient conditions Ieee International Conference On Plasma Science. 159.  1
2003 Martin P, Marrelli L, Spizzo G, Franz P, Piovesan P, Predebon I, Bolzonella T, Cappello S, Cravotta A, Escande DF, Frassinetti L, Ortolani S, Paccagnella R, Terranova D, Chapman BE, ... ... Sovinec C, et al. Overview of quasi-single helicity experiments in reversed field pinches Nuclear Fusion. 43: 1855-1862. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/43/12/028  1
2003 Cohen RH, Berk HL, Cohen BI, Fowler TK, Hooper EB, LoDestro LL, Morse EC, Pearlstein LD, Rognlien TD, Ryutov DD, Sovinec CR, Woodruff S. Theoretical investigation of field-line quality in a driven spheromak Nuclear Fusion. 43: 1220-1234. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/43/10/025  1
2003 Sovinec CR, Gianakon TA, Held ED, Kruger SE, Schnack DD. NIMROD: A computational laboratory for studying nonlinear fusion magnetohydrodynamics Physics of Plasmas. 10: 1727-1732. DOI: 10.1063/1.1560920  1
2003 Nevins WM, Brown M, Chan V, Ditmire T, D'Lppolito D, Dubin D, Greenwald M, Glasser A, Kruer W, Mauel M, Redi M, Rosner R, Sovinec C, Synakowski E, Wolf R. Report of the first fusion energy sciences committee of visitors Journal of Fusion Energy. 22: 127-137. DOI: 10.1023/B:JOFE.0000036409.48704.49  1
2002 Ebrahimi F, Prager SC, Sovinec CR. Resistive-ideal transition of pressure-driven instabilities in current-carrying plasmas beyond the Suydam criterion Physics of Plasmas. 9: 2470. DOI: 10.1063/1.1481860  1
2001 Held ED, Callen JD, Hegna CC, Sovinec CR. Conductive electron heat flow along magnetic field lines Physics of Plasmas. 8: 1171-1179. DOI: 10.1063/1.1349876  1
2001 Sovinec CR, Finn JM, Del-Castillo-Negrete D. Formation and sustainment of electrostatically driven spheromaks in the resistive magnetohydrodynamic model Physics of Plasmas. 8: 475-490. DOI: 10.1063/1.1335585  1
2000 Finn JM, Sovinec CR, Del-Castillo-Negrete D. Chaotic scattering and self-organization in spheromak sustainment Physical Review Letters. 85: 4538-4541. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.85.4538  1
1999 Glasser AH, Sovinec CR, Nebel RA, Gianakon TA, Plimpton SJ, Chu MS, Schnack DD. The NIMROD code: A new approach to numerical plasma physics Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 41: A747-A755. DOI: 10.1088/0741-3335/41/3A/067  1
1999 Sovinec CR, Prager SC. Magnetohydrodynamic effects of current profile control in reversed field pinches Nuclear Fusion. 39: 777-790. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/39/6/306  1
1998 Finn JM, Sovinec CR. Nonlinear tearing modes in the presence of resistive wall and rotation Physics of Plasmas. 5: 461-480. DOI: 10.1063/1.872730  1
1998 Peterkin RE, Frese MH, Sovinec CR. Transport of Magnetic Flux in an Arbitrary Coordinate ALE Code Journal of Computational Physics. 140: 148-171. DOI: 10.1006/Jcph.1998.5880  1
1996 Fiksel G, Bengtson RD, Cekic M, Den Hartog D, Prager SC, Pribyl P, Sarff J, Sovinec C, Stoneking MR, Taylor RJ, Terry PW, Tynan GR, Wootton AJ. Measurement of magnetic fluctuation-induced heat transport in tokamaks and RFP Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 38: A213-A225. DOI: 10.1088/0741-3335/38/12A/016  1
1996 Sovinec CR, Prager SC. Magnetohydrodynamic simulations of direct current helicity injection for current drive in tokamaks Physics of Plasmas. 3: 1038-1046. DOI: 10.1063/1.871759  0.92
1996 Sovinec CR, Prager SC. Magnetohydrodynamic simulations of direct current helicity injection for current drive in tokamaks Physics of Plasmas. 3: 1038-1046.  1
1995 Sarff JS, Almagri AF, Cekic M, Chaing C‐, Craig D, Hartog DJD, Fiksel G, Hokin SA, Harvey RW, Ji H, Litwin C, Prager SC, Sinitsyn D, Sovinec CR, Sprott JC, et al. Transport reduction by current profile control in the reversed-field pinch Physics of Plasmas. 2: 2440-2446. DOI: 10.1063/1.871268  0.92
1995 Sarff JS, Almagri AF, Cekic M, Chaing CS, Craig D, Den Hartog DJ, Fiksel G, Hokin SA, Harvey RW, Ji H, Litwin C, Prager SC, Sinitsyn D, Sovinec CR, Sprott JC, et al. Transport reduction by current profile control in the reversed-field pinch Physics of Plasmas. 2: 2440-2446.  1
1994 Sarff JS, Hokin SA, Ji H, Prager SC, Sovinec CR. Fluctuation and transport reduction in a reversed field pinch by inductive poloidal current drive. Physical Review Letters. 72: 3670-3673. PMID 10056260 DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.72.3670  1
1994 Hokin S, Sarff JS, Sovinec C, Uchimoto E. Confinement improvement with RF poloidal current drive in the reversed field pinch Nuclear Fusion. 34: 1447-1452. DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/34/11/I03  1
1994 Uchimoto E, Cekic M, Harvey RW, Litwin C, Prager SC, Sarff JS, Sovinec CR. Lower‐hybrid poloidal current drive for fluctuation reduction in a reversed field pinch Physics of Plasmas. 1: 3517-3519. DOI: 10.1063/1.870886  0.92
1994 Uchimoto E, Cekic M, Harvey RW, Litwin C, Prager SC, Sarff JS, Sovinec CR. Lower-hybrid poloidal current drive for fluctuation reduction in a reversed field pinch Physics of Plasmas. 1: 3517-3519.  1
1993 Degnan JH, Peterkin RE, Baca GP, Beason JD, Bell DE, Dearborn ME, Dietz D, Douglas MR, Englert SE, Englert TJ, Hackett KE, Holmes JH, Hussey TW, Kiuttu GF, Lehr FM, ... ... Sovinec CR, et al. Compact toroid formation, compression, and acceleration Physics of Fluids B. 5: 2938-2958. DOI: 10.1063/1.860681  1
1991 Degnan JH, Baca GP, Dearborn ME, Englert SE, Englert TJ, Hackett KE, Holmes JL, Mullins BW, Ruden EL, Price DW, Roderick NF, Sovinec CR, Turchi PJ, Gale D, Graham JD, et al. Effects of acceleration discharge on compact toroid formation . 167.  1
1990 Degnan JH, Baca GP, Beason JD, Dearborn ME, Dietz D, Hackett KE, Holmes JL, Mullins BW, Mullins JL, Ruden EL, Price DW, Sovinec CR, Gale D, Graham JD, Ralph D, et al. Compact toroid formation experiments Ieee Conference Record - Abstracts. 166.  1
1989 Clouse CJ, Baker WL, Beason JD, Degnan JH, Dietz D, Rowley JE, Sovinec CR, Buff JS, Frese MH, Peterkin RE, Roderick NF. Computational modelling of compact toroidal plasas . 119.  1
1988 Peterkin RE, Buff J, Frese MH, Roderick NF, Clouse CJ, Dietz D, Hackett KE, Rowley JE, Sovinec CR. Computer simulations of compact toroid formation and acceleration . 67-68.  1
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