Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



Jeff Parker

Postdoctoral Appointment
Physics Division


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DegreeDiscipline/InstitutionYear
Ph.D. Astrophysical Sciences
Princeton University
2014
M.Sc. Astrophysical Sciences
Princeton University
2010
M.Sc. Engineering Physics
Cornell University
2008

Research Interests

Coherent structure formation of zonal flows in turbulent plasmas and fluids; Efficient multiscale modeling of turbulence and transport in magnetically confined fusion plasmas

Honors, Awards

  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2008
  • Department of Energy Fusion Energy Sciences Fellowship, 2010

Selected (Recent) Publications

Jeffrey B. Parker and John A. Krommes, Generation of zonal flows through symmetry breaking of statistical homogeneity, New J. Phys. 16 (2014) 035006

Jeffrey B. Parker and John A. Krommes, Zonal flow as pattern formation, Phys. Plasmas, 20, 100703 (2013)

Jeffrey B. Parker and Peter J. Catto, Variational calculation of neoclassical ion heat flux and poloidal flow in the banana regime for axisymmetric magnetic geometry, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion, 54, 085011 (2012)


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