Title: Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows ASTRONUM-2014
Volume: 498 Year: 2015 View Volume 498 on ADS
Editors: Pogorelov, N.; Audit, E.; Zank, G.

9th Annual International Conference

Long Beach, CA, USA
23–27 June 2014

This Volume contains the Proceedings of ASTRONUM-2014, the ninth meeting in a series of international conferences organized by the Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, U.S.A. and Maison de la Simulation, CEA-CNRS-INRIAUPsud- UVSQ, France. The subjects of the conference included such topics as turbulence and cosmic ray transport, astrophysical and space plasma flows, kinetic and hybrid simulations, numerical methods, algorithms, and frameworks. All of these topics are of great importance to scientists investigating solar structure, the heliosphere, the Sun-Earth connection, and various astrophysical phenomena related to plasma flows.

The plasma phenomena discussed at the conference are characterized by different temporal and spatial scales, regions, and particle populations, for which different sets of defining equations or concepts are necessary to understand the physical systems in their entirety. This book will be of interest to specialists in applied mathematics, astrophysics, space physics, and computer science working on the application of novel numerical algorithms to contemporary problems arising in these fields. It will also be useful to graduate students who want to get acquainted with the fundamental approaches to solving magnetohydrodynamic and kinetic equations governing space plasma flows.
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Front Matter   
Front Matter 1 Pogorelov, N.; Audit, E.; Zank, G.
Part I. Turbulence and Cosmic Ray Transport   
On the Parallel Spectrum and Anisotropy in MHD Turbulence 3 Beresnyak, A.
Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence in Accretion Discs: A Test Case for Petascale Computing in Astrophysics 10 Joos, M.; Fromang, S.; Méheut, H.
Scaling in Supersonic Isothermal Turbulence 16 Kritsuk, A. G.; Norman, M. L.; Wagner, R.
Accretion Disk Winds by Magnetorotational Turbulence 22 Suzuki, T. K.
Effects of Two-scale Driving on Turbulence Statistics 27 Yoo, H.; Cho, J.
Part II. Astrophysical Flows   
Gravitational Wave Signals in Black-hole-forming Core Collapse 35 Aloy, M. A.; Cerdá-Durán, P.; Obergaulinger, M.; DeBrye, N.; Font, J. A.
Precessional Density Wave as a Reason of Turbulence in Accretion Disks of Non-magnetic Close Binary Stars 41 Bisikalo, D. V.; Kurbatov, E. P.; Kaygorodov, P. V.
Pair-Instability Supernovae of Non-Zero Metallicity Stars 47 Chen, K.-J.; Heger, A.; Woosley, S.; Almgren, A.; Whalen, D. J.
Origin of Magnetic Fields in the Intracluster Medium 53 Cho, J.
Towards Robust Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for General Relativistic Neutrino Radiation Transport 59 Endeve, E.; Hauck, C. D.; Xing, Y.; Mezzacappa, A.
A Three-Dimensional Numerical Study of Supernova Remnant Interaction with Inhomogeneous Interstellar Medium 65 Ermishkin, M. V.; Surzhikov, S. T.
3D Convection-pulsation Simulations with the HERACLES Code 71 Felix, S.; Audit, E.; Dintrans, B.
Phase Transition Dynamics of The Interstellar Medium: Theory, Methodology, and Implications 75 Inutsuka, S-i.; Inoue, T.; Iwasaki, K.; Stone, J. M.; Suzuki, T. K.; Tsukamoto, Y.; Takamoto, M.
Gaseous Structures and Mass Drift in Spiral Galaxies: Effects of Arm Strength 85 Kim, Y.; Kim, W.-T.
Multi-Physics Feedback Simulations with Realistic Initial Conditions of the Formation of Star Clusters: From Large Scale Magnetized Clouds to Turbulent Clumps to Cores to Stars 91 Klein, R. I.; Li, P.; McKee, C. F.
Long-Time Sustainability of Rossby Wave Instability in Protoplanetary Disks with Dead Zone 102 Li, S.; Li, H.
A Three-Dimensional Neutrino-Driven Core Collapse Supernova Explosion of a 15 M Star 108 Mezzacappa, A.; Lentz, E. J.; Bruenn, S. W.; Hix, W. R.; Messer, O. E. B.; Endeve, E.; Blondin, J. M.; Harris, J. A.; Marronetti, P.; Yakunin, K. N.; Lingerfelt, E. J.
Magnetic Field Amplification in Non-Rotating Stellar Core Collapse 115 Obergaulinger, M.; Janka, H.-T.; Aloy, M. A.
High-Order Numerical-Relativity Simulations of Binary Neutron Stars 121 Radice, D.; Rezzolla, L.; Galeazzi, F.
Computational Physics of Small Meteors 127 Surzhikov, S.
Protostellar Collapse Using Multigroup Radiation Hydrodynamics 133 Vaytet, N.; Chabrier, G.; Audit, E.; Commerçon, B.; Masson, J.; González, M.; Ferguson, J.; Delahaye, F.
Part III. Space Plasma Flows   
Numerical Modeling of the Solar Chromosphere and Corona: What Has Been Done? What Should Be Done? 141 Hansteen, V.; Carlsson, M.; Gudiksen, B.
Details of a Hybrid Model for the Interaction between the Solar Wind and Planets Implemented in FLASH 147 Holmstrom, M.; Wang, X.-D.
Solar Differential rotation Maintained by Small- and Large-scale Convection 154 Hotta, H.; Rempel, M.; Yokoyama, T.
Mixing of the Interstellar and Solar Plasmas at the Heliospheric Interface 160 Pogorelov, N. V.; Borovikov, S. N.
Modeling the Global Distribution of Plasma Parameters on Coronal Source Surface for Different Solar Phases Using 1AU Observations 168 Yang, Y.; Shen, F.; Feng, X.
Part IV. Kinetic, Particle, and Hybrid Simulations   
The Marriage of Gas and Dust 177 Price, D. J.; Laibe, G.
Part V. Numerical Methods, Algorithms, and Frameworks   
A New RMHD Code for Astrophysical Applications 185 Aloy, M. A.; Borovikov, S.; Pogorelov, N.
The ANTARES Code: New Developments 191 Blies, P. M.; Kupka, F.; Muthsam, H. J.
A Simple and Robust Adaptive Time-Stepping Method for Implicit Scheme in Adaptive Mesh-Refinement Codes 197 Commerçon, B.; Debout, V.; Teyssier, R.
Wiggle Instability Revisited: The Role of Bulk Viscosity 203 Hanawa, T.
Well-balanced Schemes for Gravitationally Stratified Media 210 Käppeli, R.; Mishra, S.
Planet-Disk Interaction on the GPU: The FARGO3D code 216 Masset, F. S.; Benítez-Llambay, P.
Vlasiator: Global Kinetic Magnetospheric Modeling Tool 222 Sandroos, A.; von Alfthan, S.; Hoilijoki, S.; Honkonen, I.; Kempf, Y.; Pokhotelov, D.; Palmroth, M.
Part VI. Data Handling and Visualization   
A Screen Space GPGPU Surface LIC Algorithm for Distributed Memory Data Parallel Sort Last Rendering Infrastructures 231 Loring, B.; Karimabadi, H.; Rortershteyn, V.
Visualizing the Big (and Large) Data from an HPC Resource 240 Sisneros, R.
Back Matter   
Author Index 251 Pogorelov, N.; Audit, E.; Zank, G.
Back Matter 253 Pogorelov, N.; Audit, E.; Zank, G.