Harald Kucharek

RESEARCH PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-2948
Office: Space Science Center, Morse Hall Rm 412, Durham, NH 03824
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Education

  • Ph.D., Physics, Technical University of Munich
  • Ph.D., Physics, Technical University of Munich
  • M.S., Physics, University of Regensburg

Courses Taught

  • PHYS 712/812: Space Plasma Physics
  • PHYS 797: Senior Design Project
  • PHYS 951: Plasma Physics
  • PHYS 953: MHD of the Heliosphere
  • PHYS 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Schwartz, S. J., Kucharek, H., Farrugia, C. J., Trattner, K., Gingell, I., Ergun, R. E., . . . Gershman, D. (2021). Energy Conversion Within Current Sheets in the Earth's Quasi-Parallel Magnetosheath. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 48(4). doi:10.1029/2020GL091859

Galli, A., Wurz, P., Schwadron, N. A., Kucharek, H., Mobius, E., Bzowski, M., . . . McComas, D. J. (2017). The Downwind Hemisphere of the Heliosphere: Eight Years of IBEX-Lo Observations. ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 851(1). doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa988f

Baliukin, I. I., Izmodenov, V. V., Möbius, E., Alexashov, D. B., Katushkina, O. A., & Kucharek, H. (2017). Secondary Interstellar Oxygen in the Heliosphere: Numerical Modeling and Comparison with IBEX -Lo Data. The Astrophysical Journal, 850(2), 119. doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa93e8

McComas, D. J., Zirnstein, E. J., Bzowski, M., Dayeh, M. A., Funsten, H. O., Fuselier, S. A., . . . Tokumaru, M. (2017). Seven Years of Imaging the Global Heliosphere with IBEX. ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL SUPPLEMENT SERIES, 229(2). doi:10.3847/1538-4365/aa66d8

Park, J., Kucharek, H., Möbius, E., Galli, A., Kubiak, M. A., Bzowski, M., & McComas, D. J. (2016). IBEX OBSERVATIONS OF SECONDARY INTERSTELLAR HELIUM AND OXYGEN DISTRIBUTIONS. The Astrophysical Journal, 833(2), 130. doi:10.3847/1538-4357/833/2/130

McComas, D. J., Allegrini, F., Bochsler, P., Bzowski, M., Christian, E. R., Crew, G. B., . . . Zank, G. P. (2009). Global Observations of the Interstellar Interaction from the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX). SCIENCE, 326(5955), 959-962. doi:10.1126/science.1180906

Schwadron, N. A., Bzowski, M., Crew, G. B., Gruntman, M., Fahr, H., Fichtner, H., . . . Zank, G. P. (2009). Comparison of Interstellar Boundary Explorer Observations with 3D Global Heliospheric Models. SCIENCE, 326(5955), 966-968. doi:10.1126/science.1180986

Emslie, A. G., Kucharek, H., Dennis, B. R., Gopalswamy, N., Holman, G. D., Share, G. H., . . . Zurbuchen, T. H. (2004). Energy partition in two solar flare/CME events. Journal of Geophysical Research, 109(A10). doi:10.1029/2004ja010571

Reme, H., Aoustin, C., Bosqued, M., Dandouras, I., Lavraud, B., Sauvaud, J. A., . . . Sonnerup, B. (2001). First multispacecraft ion measurements in and near the Earth's magnetosphere with the identical Cluster ion spectrometry (CIS) experiment. ANNALES GEOPHYSICAE, 19(10-12), 1303-1354. doi:10.5194/angeo-19-1303-2001

Kucharek, H., & Ring, P. (1991). Relativistic field theory of superfluidity in nuclei. Zeitschrift für Physik A Hadrons and nuclei, 339(1), 23-35. doi:10.1007/bf01282930

Most Cited Publications