Prof Michael Ruderman


Position: Professor
Email:
Telephone: (0114) 2223717
Office: H8 Hicks building
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Teaching:

MAS310 Continuum Mechanics Information uses MOLE


Research:


Interests: Hydrodynamics and magnetohydrodynamics. Waves and instablities. Applications to solar and space physics.
Research groups: Solar Physics and Space Plasma Research Centre, Analysis
Publications: MathSciNet

Grants

Current grants, as Coinvestigator
Instabilities in partially ionized prominence plasmas
Leverhulme
Consolidated Grant Support for SP2RC
STFC
Past grants, as Principal Investigator
The heliopause and heliosheath: distance, shape, structure of flow and stability RS
Transverse Oscillations of Coronal Loops STFC
Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellowship 2011 RS
Absolute and Convestive Instabilities of, and Signalling in, a Flow in a Porous Medium with Inclined Temperature Gradient and Vertical Throughflow EPSRC
Multi-Component Modelling of Heliospheric Boundry and Spacecraft Data Analysis. RS
Control of Nonlinear Waves and Vortices by Synchronization INTAS
IAU Symposium 247 Travel Grant RS
London Mathematical Society Grant for short visit of Professor T. Talipova (Russia)
Stability investigation of a visco-elastic flow between two thin. Royal Society Research Grant for Incoming Study Visit of Prof. Brevdo, University de la Mediterranee (France).
RS
Freak waves in plasmas. Royal Society Research Grant for collaboration with Prof. Pelinovsky and Dr. Talipova, Institute of Applied Physics of Russian Academy of Sciences.
RS
Absolute and convective instability of MHD shear flows. Royal Society Research Grant for Incoming Study Visit of Prof. Brevdo, University de la Mediterranee (France)
RS
Absolute and convective instability of heliopause. Royal Society Research Grant for collaboration with Prof. Brevdo, University de la Mediterranee (France)
RS
Past grants, as Coinvestigator
Consolidated Grant Support for the Solar Physics and Space Plasma Research Centre (SP2RC) STFC
Heating and Magneto-Seismology of the Solar Atmosphere STFC
Nonlinear evolution of the random disturbances in long wave models. Sheffield team leader for INTAS grant for collaboration with Denmark, Israel and Russia.
INTAS
PPARC Rolling Grant for 2002-2006
PPARC
Royal Society Research Grant for Discussion Meeting "MHD Waves and Oscillations in the Solar Plasma," in 2005
RS
PPARC Rolling Grant for 2000-2004
PPARC