Andrew J. Cole

Assistant Professor of Applied Physics in the Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics

Applied Physics
206 S.W. Mudd
Mail Code: 4701
New York, NY 10027
Phone:
1-212-854-6632
Email:
ajc2208@columbia.edu

Research Interests

Plasma physics and nuclear fusion

Particular focus on:

- symmetry-breaking magnetic perturbations and
- their effect on plasma rotation in magnetically-confined fusion plasmas

Education

PhD Physics, University of Texas at Austin (2006)

BA Physics/Applied Mathematics, University of Oregon (2000)

Selected Publications

A.J. Cole, J.D. Callen, W.M. Solomon, A.M. Garofalo, C.C. Hegna, H. Reimerdes, & the DIII-D Team. Peak neoclassical toroidal viscosity at low toroidal rotation in the DIII-D tokamak. Phys. Plasmas 18, 055711 (2011)

A.J. Cole, J.D. Callen, W.M. Solomon, A.M. Garofalo, C.C. Hegna, H. Reimerdes, & the DIII-D Team. Observation of peak neoclassical toroidal viscous force in the DIII-D tokamak. Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 225002 (2011)

J.D. Callen, A.J. Cole, & C.C. Hegna. Toroidal flow and radial particle flux in tokamak plasmas. Phys. Plasmas 16, 082504 (2009)

A.J. Cole, C.C. Hegna, & J.D. Callen. Neoclassical toroidal viscosity and error-field penetration in tokamaks. Phys. Plasmas 15, 056102 (2008)

A.J. Cole, C.C. Hegna, & J.D. Callen. Effect of neoclassical toroidal viscosity on error-field penetration thresholds in tokamak plasmas. Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 065001 (2007)

A. Cole, & R. Fitzpatrick. Drift-MHD theory of error-field penetration in tokamak plasmas. Phys. Plasmas 13, 032503 (2006)

A. Cole, & R. Fitzpatrick. Forced magnetic reconnection in the inviscid Taylor problem. Phys. Plasmas 11, 3525 (2004)


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