• 1204 Citations
  • 22 h-Index
20032022
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Projects 2013 2022

Research Output 2003 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)
45 Downloads (Pure)

On the periodicity of linear and nonlinear oscillatory reconnection

Thurgood, J., Pontin, D. & McLaughlin, J. A., Jan 2019, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 621, p. 1-12 12 p., A106.

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periodicity
periodic variations
perturbation
oscillation
oscillations
41 Downloads (Pure)

Proton acceleration at tearing coronal null-point current sheets

Pallister, R., Pontin, D. & Wyper, P. F., Feb 2019, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 622, p. 1-11 11 p., A207.

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tearing
current sheets
protons
fans
proton energy
1 Citation (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Estimating the Rate of Field Line Braiding in the Solar Corona by Photospheric Flows

Candelaresi, S., Pontin, D., Yeates, A. R., Bushby, P. J. & Hornig, G., 12 Sep 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 864, 2, 9 p., 157.

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solar corona
entropy
corona
convection
estimating
3 Citations (Scopus)
80 Downloads (Pure)

Implosive collapse about magnetic null points: A quantitative comparison between 2D and 3D nulls

Thurgood, J., Pontin, D. & McLaughlin, J. A., 7 Mar 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 855, 1, p. 1-15 15 p., 50.

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trigger mechanism
plasma
plasma pressure
solar atmosphere
current sheets
43 Downloads (Pure)

Magnetic structures at the boundary of the closed corona: interpretation of s-web arcs

Scott, R. B., Pontin, D., Yeates, A. R., Wyper, P. F. & Higginson, A. K., 12 Dec 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 869, 1, p. 1-14 14 p., 60.

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coronas
corona
arcs
magnetic field
spine

Prizes

Philip Leverhulme Prize for Astronomy and Astrophysics

David Pontin (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2012 2012

  • 1 Participation in conference

IUTAM Symposium 2012: "Understanding Common Aspects of Extreme Events in Fluids"

David Pontin (Participant)
2 Jul 20126 Jul 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Thesis

Braiding of Coronal Loops and Consequences for Coronal Heating

Author: Ritchie, M., 2018

Supervisor: Hornig, G. (Supervisor) & Pontin, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Generalised mathematical models for 3D magnetic reconnection at null points: magnetic reconnection at null points

Author: Al-Hachami, A., 2011

Supervisor: Pontin, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The nature of 3D magnetic reconnection

Author: Pontin, D., 2004

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Understanding Vortex Reconnection in Complex Fluid Flows

Author: McGavin, P., 2016

Supervisor: Pontin, D. (Supervisor) & Hornig, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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