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E.T. Meier, A.H. Glasser, V.S. Lukin, and U. Shumlak. Modeling open boundaries in dissipative MHD simulation. Journal of Computational Physics 231 (7), 2963 (2012).

U. Shumlak, J. Chadney, R.P. Golingo, D.J. Den Hartog, M.C. Hughes, S.D. Knecht, W. Lowrie, V.S. Lukin, B.A. Nelson, R.J. Oberto, J.L. Rohrbach, M.P. Ross, and G.V. Vogman. The Sheared-Flow Stabilized Z-Pinch. Fusion Science and Technology 61 (1t), 119 (2012).

W. Lowrie, V.S. Lukin, and U. Shumlak. A priori mesh quality metric error analysis applied to a high-order finite element method. Journal of Computational Physics 230 (14), 5564 (2011).

R.A. Bayliss, C.R. Sovinec, and A.J. Redd. Zero-beta modeling of coaxial helicity injection in the HIT-II spherical torus. Physics of Plasmas 18, 94502 (2011).

R.D. Milroy, C.C. Kim and C.R. Sovinec, "Extended magnetohydrodynamic simulations of field reversed configuration formation and sustainment with rotating magnetic field current drive" , (accepted for publication), Phys Plasmas, June 2010

E. T. Meier, V. S. Lukin, and U. Shumlak, "Spectral element spatial discretization error in solving highly anisotropic heat conduction equation", Comp Phys Comm, 181, 837 (2010).

C. D. Cothran, M. R. Brown, T. Gray, M. J. Schaffer, G. Marklin, and V.S. Lukin, "Observation of a nonaxisymmetric magnetohydrodynamic self-organized state", Phys Plasmas 17, 055705, 2010.

T. Gray, V.S. Lukin, M.R. Brown, and C.D. Cothran. Three-dimensional reconnection and relaxation of merging spheromak plasmas. Physics of Plasmas 17, 102106 (2010).

J.-Y. Ji and E. D. Held. Analytical solution of the kinetic equation for a uniform plasma in a magnetic field. Physical Review E 82, 016401 (2010).

Jill Dahlburg, Vyacheslav Lukin, et al. "Exploiting Laboratory and Heliophysics Plasma Synergies." Energies 3, 1014 (2010).

C. D. Cothran, M. R. Brown, T. Gray, M. J. Schaffer, and G. Marklin, "Observation of a Helical Self-Organized State in a Compact Toroidal Plasma", Phys Rev Lett 103,215002, 2009

J.-Y. Ji and E. D. Held, "Full Coulomb collision operator in the moment expansion", Phys Plasmas 16, 102108, 2009

J.-Y. Ji and E. D. Held, and C. R. Sovinec, "Moment approach to deriving parallel heat flow for general collisionality", Phys Plasmas, 16, 022312, 2009

R. Takahashi, D. P. Brennan, and C. C. Kim, "A detailed study of kinetic effects of energetic particles on resistive MHD linear stability", Nuc Fus, 49, 065032, 2009

R. Takahashi, D. P. Brennan, and C. C. Kim, "Kinetic effects of energetic particles on resistive MHD stability", Phys Rev Lett, 102, 135001, 2009

E. B. Hooper, B. I. Cohen, H. S. McLean, R. D. Wood, C. A. Romero-Talamas, and C. R. Sovinec, "NIMROD Resistive Magnetohydrodynamic Simulations of Spheromak Physics", Physics of Plasmas 15, 32502, 2008

J.-Y. Ji and E. D. Held, "Moment approach to deriving a unified parallel viscous stress in magnetized plasmas", J. Fusion Energy 28, 170 (2009).

R.D. Milroy, and L.C. Steinhauer, "Toroidal field stabilization of the rotational instability in field-reversed configurations", Phys. Plasmas 15, 022508 (2008)

J.-Y. Ji and E. D. Held, "Landau collision operators and general moment equations for an electron-ion plasma", Phys Plasmas 15, 102101, 2008

C. C. Kim, "Impact of velocity space distribution on hybrid kinetic-magnetohydrodynamic simulation of the (1,1) mode", Phys Plasmas, 15, 072507, 2008.

L. Chacon, A.N. Simakov, V.S. Lukin, and A. Zocco, "Fast reconnection in nonrelativistic 2D electron-positron plasmas", Phys Rev Lett 101, 025003, 2008

A. I. D. Macnab, R. D. Milroy, C. C. Kim, and C. R. Sovinec, "Hall magnetohydrodynamics simulations of end-shorting induced rotation in field-reversed configurations", Phys Plasmas, 14, 1, 2007

R. G. O'Neill, G. J. Marklin, T. R. Jarboe, C. Akcay, W. T. Hamp, B. A. Nelson, A. J. Redd, R. J. Smith, B. T. Stewart, J. S. Wrobel and P. E. Sieck, "A fully relaxed helicity balance model for an inductively driven spheromak", Phys. Plasmas 14, 112304 (2007).

T. R. Jarboe, W. T. Hamp, G. J. Marklin, B. A. Nelson, R. G. O'Neill, A. J. Redd, P. E. Sieck, R. J. Smith, and J. S. Wrobel, "Spheromak Formation by Steady Inductive Helicity Injection", Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 115003 (2006).

J.-Y. Ji and E. D. Held, "Exact linearized Coulomb collision operator in the moment expansion", Phys Plasmas 13, 102103, 2006