Associate Professor Yuri Litvinenko

Associate Professor (Mathematics)

Qualifications: MSc Moscow PhD NH

Contact Details

Room: G.3.10
Phone: 07 838 4466
Extension: 8363
Fax: +64 7 838 4666

About Yuri

Prior to joining the academic staff at the University of Waikato, Yuri worked as a Research Associate Professor at the University of New Hampshire (USA).

Research Interests

Solar activity; magnetohydrodynamics and kinetics of astrophysical plasmas; magnetic reconnection

Recent Publications

  • Litvinenko, Y. E. (2019). Power-law spectra of energetic electrons in solar flares from the maximum entropy and dimensional considerations. Advances in Space Research, 63(4), 1466-1471. doi:10.1016/j.asr.2018.10.044

  • Chae, J., Cho, K., Song, D., & Litvinenko, Y. E. (2018). Nonlinear effects in three-minute oscillations of the Solar Chromosphere. II. Measurement of nonlinearity parameters at different atmospheric levels. The Astrophysical Journal, 854(2), 12 pages. doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aaa8e2 Open Access version:

  • Shelyag, S., Litvinenko, Y. E., Fedun, V., Verth, G., Gonzalez-Aviles, J. J., & Guzman, F. S. (2018). Flows and magnetic field structures in reconnection regions of simulations of the solar atmosphere: Do flux pile-up models work?. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 620, 7 pages. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201833752

  • Chae, J., & Litvinenko, Y. E. (2018). Linear Acoustic Waves in a Nonisothermal Atmosphere. I. Simple Nonisothermal Layer Solution and Acoustic Cutoff Frequency. Astrophysical Journal, 869(1). doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aaec05

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