Selected CV

Winjum Research

Benjamin J. Winjum, Ph.D.


 

EDUCATION

Ph.D Physics University of California, Los Angeles 2010

Dissertation: Particle-In-Cell Simulations of Stimulated Raman Scattering for Parameters Relevant to Inertial Fusion Energy

M.S. Physics University of California, Los Angeles 2003

B.S. Physics The Pennsylvania State University 2001

 

PUBLICATIONS

J. E. Fahlen, B. J. Winjum, T. Grismayer, and W. B. Mori, “Transverse plasma-wave localization in multiple dimensions.” Phys. Rev. E 83, 045401(R) (2011).

B. J. Winjum, J. E. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, and W. B. Mori, “Effects of plasma wave packets and local pump depletion in stimulated Raman scattering.” Phys. Rev. E 81, 045401(R) (2010).

J. E. Fahlen, B. J. Winjum, T. Grismayer, and W. B. Mori, “Propagation and damping of nonlinear plasma wave packets.” Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 245002 (2009).

B. J. Winjum, J. Fahlen, and W. B. Mori, “The relative importance of fluid and kinetic frequency shifts of an electron plasma wave.” Phys. Plasmas 14, 102104 (2007).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “ ="http://prd.aps.org/abstract/PRD/v73/i10/e102002">Joint LIGO and TAMA300 search for gravitational waves from inspiralling neutron star binaries.” Phys. Rev. D 73, 102002 (2006).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Search for gravitational waves from binary black hole inspirals in LIGO data.” Phys. Rev. D 73, 062001 (2006).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Upper limits from the LIGO and TAMA detectors on the rate of gravitational-wave bursts.” Phys. Rev. D 72, 122004 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “First all-sky upper limits from LIGO on the strength of periodic gravitational waves using the Hough transform.” Phys. Rev. D 72, 102004 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Search for gravitational waves from primordial black hole binary coalescences in the galactic halo.” Phys. Rev. D 72, 082002 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Search for gravitational waves from galactic and extra-galactic binary neutron stars.” Phys. Rev. D 72, 082001 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Upper limits on gravitational wave bursts in LIGO's second science run.” Phys. Rev. D 72, 062001 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Search for gravitational waves associated with the gamma ray burst GRB030329 using the LIGO detectors.” Phys. Rev. D 72, 042002 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Limits on Gravitational-Wave Emission from Selected Pulsars Using LIGO Data.” Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 181103 (2005).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Detector description and performance for the first observations between LIGO and GEO.” Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. A 517, 154 (2004).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Analysis of first LIGO science data for stochastic gravitational waves.” Phys. Rev. D 69, 122004 (2004).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Analysis of LIGO data for gravitational waves from binary neutron stars.” Phys. Rev. D 69, 122001 (2004).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts.” Phys. Rev. D 69, 102001 (2004).

B. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration), “Setting upper limits on the strength of periodic gravitational waves from PSR J1939+2134 using the first science data from the GEO 600 and LIGO detectors.” Phys. Rev. D 69, 082004 (2004).


PRESENTATIONS

B. J. Winjum, J. E. Fahlen, I. N. Ellis, T. Grismayer, D. J. Strozzi, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Anomalously Hot Electrons, Kinetic Inflation, and Plasma Wave Localization: Simulations of Stimulated Raman Scattering for Parameters Relevant to the National Ignition Facility.” 2010 Stewardship Science Academic Alliance Program Symposium. Poster

B. J. Winjum, J. E. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “The Parameter Dependence of Reflectivity Levels in Particle-in-Cell Simulations of Stimulated Raman Scattering.” NP9.00146, 2010 American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics Meeting. Poster

J. E. Fahlen, B. J. Winjum, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Anomalously Heated Electrons Due to Stimulated Raman Rescattering for Parameters Relevant to the National Ignition Facility.” NP9.00147, 2010 American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics Meeting. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Particle-in-cell Simulations of Stimulated Raman Rescattering,” 2010 Anomalous Absorption Conference. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “The Effects of Plasma Packets and Local Pump Depletion Role of Pump Depletion in Stimulated Raman Scattering,” CP8.94, 2009 American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics Meeting. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “The Effects of Convecting Plasma Wave Packets on Stimulated Raman Scattering,” 2009 Anomalous Absorption Conference. Talk

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Simulations of Stimulated Raman Backscatter,” PP6.131, 2008 American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics Meeting. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Simulating Forward, Backward, and Rescattered Raman Scattering,” 2008 Anomalous Absorption Conference. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Simulations of Stimulated Raman Backscatter,” 2008 Anomalous Absorption Conference. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “The Role of Pump Depletion in Stimulated Raman Scattering for NIF Parameters,” BP8.54, 2007 American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics Meeting. Poster

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “The Role of Pump Depletion in Stimulated Raman Scattering for NIF Parameters,” 2007 Anomalous Absorption Conference. Talk

Winjum, B. J., J. Fahlen F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, “Simulations of Stimulated Raman Scattering,” 2007 Stewardship Science Academic Alliance Program Symposium. Poster