Joachim Raeder

Phone: (603) 862-3412
Office: Space Science Center, Morse Hall Rm 245G, Durham, NH 03824
A headshot of Joachim Raeder, a professor in the Space Science Center.


  • Ph.D., Geophysics and Seismology, University of Cologne
  • Diploma, Geophysics and Seismology, University of Cologne

Courses Taught

  • PHYS 408: General Physics II Recitation
  • PHYS 941: Electromagnetic Theory I
  • PHYS 942: Electromagnetic Theory II
  • PHYS 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Kavosi, S., Spence, H. E., Fennell, J. F., Turner, D. L., Connor, H. K., & Raeder, J. (2018). MMS/FEEPS Observations of Electron Microinjections Due to Kelvin-Helmholtz Waves and Flux Transfer Events: A Case Study. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 123(7), 5364-5378. doi:10.1029/2018ja025244

Oliveira, D. M., Arel, D., Raeder, J., Zesta, E., Ngwira, C. M., Carter, B. A., . . . Gjerloev, J. W. (2018). Geomagnetically Induced Currents Caused by Interplanetary Shocks With Different Impact Angles and Speeds. Space Weather, 16(6), 636-647. doi:10.1029/2018sw001880

Wang, L., Germaschewski, K., Hakim, A., Dong, C., Raeder, J., & Bhattacharjee, A. (2018). Electron Physics in 3-D Two-Fluid 10-Moment Modeling of Ganymede's Magnetosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 123(4), 2815-2830. doi:10.1002/2017ja024761

Ahmadi, N., Germaschewski, K., & Raeder, J. (2017). Simulation of magnetic holes formation in the magnetosheath. Physics of Plasmas, 24(12), 122121. doi:10.1063/1.5003017

Fuller-Rowell, T., Emmert, J., Fedrizzi, M., Weimer, D., Codrescu, M., Pilinski, M., . . . Doornbos, E. (2017). How might the thermosphere and ionosphere react to an extreme space weather event?. In N. Buzulukova (Ed.), Extreme Events in Geospace Origins, Predictability, and Consequences.

Angelopoulos, V., Sibeck, D., Carlson, C. W., McFadden, J. P., Larson, D., Lin, R. P., . . . Sigwarth, J. (2008). First Results from the THEMIS Mission. Space Science Reviews, 141(1-4), 453-476. doi:10.1007/s11214-008-9378-4

Raeder, J., McPherron, R. L., Frank, L. A., Kokubun, S., Lu, G., Mukai, T., . . . Slavin, J. A. (2001). Global simulation of the Geospace Environment Modeling substorm challenge event. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 106(A1), 381-395. doi:10.1029/2000ja000605

Raeder, J., Walker, R. J., & Ashour-Abdalla, M. (1995). The structure of the distant geomagnetic tail during long periods of northward IMF. Geophysical Research Letters, 22(4), 349-352. doi:10.1029/94gl03380

Neubauer, F. M., Glassmeier, K. H., Pohl, M., Raeder, J., Acuna, M. H., Burlaga, L. F., . . . Schmidt, H. U. (1986). First results from the Giotto magnetometer experiment at comet Halley. Nature, 321(S6067), 352-355. doi:10.1038/321352a0

Birn, J., Raeder, J., Wang, Y. L., Wolf, R. A., & Hesse, M. (n.d.). On the propagation of bubbles in the geomagnetic tail. Annales Geophysicae, 22(5), 1773-1786. doi:10.5194/angeo-22-1773-2004

Most Cited Publications