Hornig, Gunnar

Professor

  • Professor & Personal Chair of Magnetohydrodynamics, Mathematics
  • United Kingdom

  • 1154 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
1996 …2022
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Projects 2012 2022

Research Output 1996 2018

1 Citation (Scopus)
86 Downloads (Pure)

A generalized Poloidal-Toroidal decomposition and an absolute measure of helicity

Berger, M. A. & Hornig, G., 12 Nov 2018, In : Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical. 51, 49, 495501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Helicity
Decomposition
decomposition
Decompose
Geometry
1 Citation (Scopus)
62 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

On the Magnetic Squashing Factor and the Lie Transport of Tangents

Scott, R., Pontin, D. & Hornig, G., 20 Oct 2017, In : Astrophysical Journal. 848, 2, p. 1-12 12 p., 117.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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tangents
Q factor
solar magnetic field
gradients
estimates
2 Citations (Scopus)
78 Downloads (Pure)

Quantifying the tangling of trajectories using the topological entropy

Candelaresi, S., Pontin, D. I. & Hornig, G., 5 Sep 2017, In : Chaos. 27, p. 1-11 11 p., 093102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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tangling
Topological Entropy
Entropy
Trajectories
trajectories
9 Citations (Scopus)
123 Downloads (Pure)

Braided magnetic fields: equilibria, relaxation and heating

Pontin, D. I., Candelaresi, S., Russell, A. J. B. & Hornig, G., 1 May 2016, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 58, 5, p. 1-10 10 p., 054008.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Solar heating
Magnetic flux
current sheets
Entropy
Magnetic fields

Activities 2012 2012

  • 1 Participation in conference

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

Gunnar Hornig (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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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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