Please click on the links below to read the research papers resulting from the work done on the SPACESTORM project.

Research Papers:


Ganushkina, N. Y., O. A. Amariutei, D. Welling, and D. Heynderickx, (2015), Nowcast model for low-energy electrons in the inner magnetosphere, Space Weather, 13, 1634, doi:10.1002/2014SW001098

Ilie, R., M. W. Liemohn, G. Toth, N. Yu Ganushkina, and L. K. S. Daldorff (2015), Assessing the role of oxygen on ring current formation and evolution through numerical experiments. J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, 46564668. doi: 10.1002/2015JA021157.

Ganushkina, N. Y., Liemohn, M. W., Dubyagin, S., Daglis, I. A., Dandouras, I., De Zeeuw, D. L., Ebihara, Y., Ilie, R., Katus, R., Kubyshkina, M., Milan, S. E., Ohtani, S., Ostgaard, N., Reistad, J. P., Tenfjord, P., Toffoletto, F., Zaharia, S., and Amariutei, O.(2015) Defining and resolving current systems in geospace, Ann. Geophys., 33, 1369-1402, doi:10.5194/angeo-33-1369-2015,

Horne, R. B. (2015), Trapping and acceleration of upflowing ionospheric electrons in the magnetosphere by electrostatic electron cyclotron harmonic waves. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42: 975980. doi: 10.1002/2014GL062406.

Meredith, N. P., R. B. Horne, J. D. Isles, and J. V. Rodriguez (2015), Extreme relativistic electron fluxes at geosynchronous orbit: Analysis of GOES E > 2 MeV electrons. Space Weather, 13, 170184. doi: 10.1002/2014SW001143.

Horne, R. B., and D. Pitchford (2015), Space Weather Concerns for All-Electric Propulsion Satellites, Space Weather, 13, 430433, doi:10.1002/2015SW001198.

Ryden, K.A.; Hands, A.D.P.; Underwood, C.I.; Rodgers, D.J.(2015) Internal Charging Measurements in Medium Earth Orbit Using the SURF Sensor: 2005–2014, in Plasma Science, IEEE Transactions on , vol.43, no.9, pp.3014-3020, Sept. 2015doi: 10.1109/TPS.2015.2416436

Hands, A.; Ryden, K.; Underwood, C.; Rodgers, D.; Evans, H.(2015) A New Model of Outer Belt Electrons for Dielectric Internal Charging (MOBE-DIC), in Nuclear Science, IEEE Transactions on , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-1 doi: 10.1109/TNS.2015.2475134

Dubyagin, S., N. Ganushkina, M. Liemohn, and M. Kubyshkina (2015), Can ring current stabilize magnetotail during steady magnetospheric convection?, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JA022003.

Ilie, R., N. Ganushkina, G. Toth, S. Dubyagin, and M. W. Liemohn (2015), Testing the magnetotail configuration based on observations of low-altitude isotropic boundaries during quiet times, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, 10,557–10,573, doi:10.1002/2015JA021858.


Meredith, N. P., R. B. Horne, J. D. Isles, and J. C. Green (2016), Extreme energetic electron fluxes in low Earth orbit: Analysis of POES E > 30, E > 100, and E > 300 keV electrons, Space Weather, 14, 136–150, doi:10.1002/2015SW001348.

Matéo-Vélez, J., Ganuschkina, N., Meredith, N., Sicard-Piet, A., Maget, V., Payan, D., Sillanpaa, I., and Dubyagin, S., (2016) From GEO/LEO environment data to the numerical estimation of spacecraft surface charging at MEO, 14th Spacecraft Charging Technology Conference, ESA/ESTEC, Noordwijk, NL, 04-08 April 2016

Meredith, N., Horne, R., Isles, J., Ryden, K., Hands, A. and Heynderickx, D. (2016) Extreme internal charging currents in medium Earth orbit: Analysis of SURF plate currents on Giove-A, Space Weather, 14 doi:10.1002/2016SW001404.

Herrera, D., Maget, V. and Sicard-Piet, A., (2016) Characterizing magnetopause shadowing effects in the outer electron radiation belt during geomagnetic storms, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics doi:10.1002/2016JA022825

Dubyagin, S., Ganushkina, N., Sillanpää, I., Runov, A. (2016) Solar wind-driven variations of electron plasma sheet densities and temperatures beyond geostationary orbit during storm times, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, doi:10.1002/2016JA022947

Liemohn, M., Ganushkina, N., Ilie, R. and Welling, D. (2016) Challenges associated with near-Earth nightside current, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics doi: 10.1002/2016JA022948

Katus, R., Liemohn, M., Keesee, A., Immel, T., Ilie, R., Welling, D, Ganushkina, N., Perlongo, N. and Ridley, A. (2016) Geomagnetic disturbance intensity dependence on the universal timing of the storm peak, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, doi: 10.1002/2016JA022967

Grigorenko, E., Kronberg, E., Daly, P., Ganushkina, N., Lavraud, B., Sauvaud, J. and Zelenyi, L. (2016) Origin of low proton-to-electron temperature ratio in the Earth’s plasma sheet, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, doi: 10.1002/2016JA022874