Dr David Speirs

Research Fellow

Physics

Publications

Controlled beat-wave Brillouin scattering in the ionosphere
Eliasson B, Senior A, Rietveld M, Phelps A D R, Cairns R A, Ronald K, Speirs D C, Trines R M G M, McCrea I, Bamford R, Mendonca J T, Bingham R
Nature Communications Vol 12 (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-26305-9
Electron cyclotron emissions from mirror trapped plasma : observations and modelling results
Eliasson Bengt, Speirs David, Ronald Kevin, Phelps Alan, Viktorov Mikhail, Mansfeld D
47th IEEE International Conference on Plasma Sciences, pp. TA2-S7-037 (2020)
Observation of electron cyclotron harmonic emissions due to electrostatic instabilities in mirror-confined plasma
Eliasson B, Viktorov M, Speirs D C, Ronald K, Mansfeld D, Phelps A D R
Physical Review Research Vol 2 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevResearch.2.043272
Laboratory modelling of plasma waves excitation and transformation to electromagnetic emission in a mirror-confined plasma
Viktorov M, Eliasson B, Golubev S, Speirs DC, Mansfeld D, Ronald K, Phelps ADR
9th VLF/ELF Remonte Sensing of Ionospheres & Magnetospheres Workshop (2020)
Experiment and simulations of kinetic instabilities in mirror-confined ECR discharge plasma
Eliasson B, Viktorov M, Golubev S, Speirs DC, Mansfeld D, Phelps ADR, Bingham R, Cross AW, Ronald K
5th Microwaves in Plasmas and Beams Workshop (2019)
Microwave emission due to kinetic instabilities in an over-dense mirror-confined plasma
Viktorov M, Eliasson B, Golubev S, Speirs D, Mansfeld D, Phelps ADR, Bingham R, Cross AW, Ronald K
17th Technological Plasma Workshop (2019)

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Professional activities

International e-Conference on Recent Trends in Plasma Physics
Contributor
19/5/2021
International School on Physics and Allied Disciplines - 2021
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9/3/2021
Laboratory modelling of plasma waves excitation and transformation to electromagnetic emission in a mirror-confined plasma
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28/1/2021
Brillouin scattering during ionospheric beat wave heating: EISCAT observations and numerical modelling results
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28/1/2021
Kinetic instabilities in ECR mirror plasma
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17/12/2020
Observation and numerical modelling of ionospheric beat-wave Brillouin scattering at EISCAT
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6/12/2020

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Projects

Vlasov-Maxwell simulation of wave-driven turbulence and novel electron and ion heating schemes
Speirs, David (Co-investigator) Eliasson, Bengt (Principal Investigator)
EPSRC awarded EPCC Tier-2 HPC resource access call. Funded 1 year of HPC resources on the CIRRUS Tier-2 HPC system for research.
14-Jan-2018 - 14-Jan-2019
Microwave emission due to kinetic instabilities in an overdense mirror-confined plasma (International Exchanges Cost Share 2018 - Russia)
Eliasson, Bengt (Principal Investigator) Bingham, Robert (Co-investigator) Phelps, Alan (Co-investigator) Ronald, Kevin (Co-investigator) Speirs, David (Co-investigator)
10-Jan-2018 - 09-Jan-2022
Multiscale turbulent dynamics of tokamak plasmas (EPSRC Turbulence Centre)
Ronald, Kevin (Principal Investigator) Phelps, Alan (Co-investigator) Speirs, David (Researcher)
01-Jan-2018 - 30-Jan-2023
Parametric Wave Coupling and Non-Linear Mixing in Plasma
Ronald, Kevin (Principal Investigator) Bingham, Robert (Co-investigator) Eliasson, Bengt (Co-investigator) Phelps, Alan (Co-investigator) Speirs, David (Researcher) Whyte, Colin (Researcher)
01-Jan-2017 - 31-Jan-2020
e2v Ltd HPM Source Computational Modelling
Cross, Adrian (Principal Investigator) Ronald, Kevin (Co-investigator) Speirs, David (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2014 - 31-Jan-2014
Proposal For Continuation Of Uk Participation In The International Muon Ionization Cooling Experiment: Requested Additional Proposal For Studentship
Ronald, Kevin (Principal Investigator) Whyte, Colin (Research Co-investigator) Speirs, David (Researcher) Young, Alan (Researcher)
01-Jan-2013 - 31-Jan-2016

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