Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Alex Glocer

(RESEARCH AST, FIELDS AND PARTICLES)

 alex.glocer-1@nasa.gov

 301.286.9475

Org Code: 673

NASA/GSFC
Mail Code: 673
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Employer: NASA

Brief Bio



(AST, FIELDS & PARTICLES)

alex.glocer-1@nasa.gov
301.286.9475

Building: 21 | Room: 220
Org Code: 673

NASA/GSFC
Mail Code: 673
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Employer: NASA

Publications


Refereed

Khazanov, G. V., A. Glocer, and E. W. Himwich. 2014. Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Energy Interchange in the Electron Diffuse Aurora Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 119 [10.1002/2013JA019325]

Khazanov, G. V., A. Glocer, M. W. Liemohn, and E. W. Himwich. 2013. Superthermal electron energy interchange in the ionosphere plasmasphere system Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 118 925-934 [10.1002/jgra.50127]

Ilie, R., R. M. Skoug, P. Valek, H. O. Funsten, and A. Glocer. 2013. Global view of inner magnetosphere composition during storm time J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics 118 (11): 7074-7084 [10.1002/2012JA018468]

Glocer, A., M. Fok, X. Meng, et al. G. Toth, N. Buzulukova, S. Chen, and K. Lin. 2013. CRCM + BATS-R-US two-way coupling J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics 118 [10.1002/jgra.50221]

Hazanov, G. V., A. Glocer, M. W. Liemohn, and E. W. Himwich. 2013. Superthermal electron energy interchange in the ionosphere plasmasphere system Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 118 925-934 [10.1002/jgra.50127]

Komar, C. M., P. A. Cassak, J. C. Dorelli, A. Glocer, and M. M. Kuznetsova. 2013. Tracing magnetic separators and their dependence on IMF clock angle in global magnetospheric simulations J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics 118 (8): 4998-5007 [10.1002/jgra.50479]

Meng, X., G. Tóth, A. Glocer, M.-C. Fok, and T. I. Gombosi. 2013. Pressure anisotropy in global magnetospheric simulations: Coupling with ring current models J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics 118 (9): 5639-5658 [10.1002/jgra.50539]

Glocer, A., M. Fok, X. Meng, et al. G. Toth, N. Buzulukova, S. Chen, and K. Lin. 2013. CRCM + BATS-R-US two-way coupling J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics 118 (4): 1635-1650 [10.1002/jgra.50221]

Rastätter, L., M. Kuznetsova, A. Glocer, et al. D. Welling, X. Meng, J. Raeder, M. Wiltberger, V. K. Jordanova, Y. Yu, S. Zaharia, R. S. Weigel, S. Sazykin, R. Boynton, H. Wei, V. Eccles, W. Horton, M. L. Mays, and J. Gannon. 2013. Geospace environment modeling 2008–2009 challenge: Dst index Space Weather 11 [10.1002/swe.20036]

Glocer, A., N. Kitamura, G. Toth, and T. Gombosi. 2012. Modeling solar zenith angle effects on the polar wind Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 117

Cohen, O., and A. Glocer. 2012. Ambipolar Electric Field, Photoelectrons, and Their Role in Atmospheric Escape from Hot Jupiters The Astrophysical Journal 753 L4 [10.1088/2041-8205/753/1/L4]

Sarantos, M., R. E. Hartle, R. M. Killen, et al. Y. Saito, J. A. Slavin, and A. Glocer. 2012. Flux estimates of ions from the lunar exosphere Geophysical Research Letters 39 13101 [10.1029/2012GL052001]

Khazanov, G. V., I. K. Khabibrakhmanov, and A. Glocer. 2012. Kinetic description of ionospheric outflows based on the exact form of Fokker-Planck collision operator: Electrons Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 117 11203 [10.1029/2012JA018082]

Arantos, M., R. E. Hartle, R. M. Killen, et al. Y. Saito, J. A. Slavin, and A. Glocer. 2012. Flux estimates of ions from the lunar exosphere Geophysical Research Letters 39 13101 [10.1029/2012GL052001]

Ohen, O., and A. Glocer. 2012. Ambipolar Electric Field, Photoelectrons, and Their Role in Atmospheric Escape from Hot Jupiters The Astrophysical Journal 753 L4 [10.1088/2041-8205/753/1/L4]

Hazanov, G. V., I. K. Khabibrakhmanov, and A. Glocer. 2012. Kinetic description of ionospheric outflows based on the exact form of Fokker-Planck collision operator: Electrons Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 117 11203 [10.1029/2012JA018082]

Sarantos, M., R. E. Hartle, R. M. Killen, et al. Y. Saito, J. A. Slavin, and A. Glocer. 2012. Flux estimates of ions from the lunar exosphere Geophys Res Lett 39 L13101 [10.1029/2012GL052001]

Cohen, O., and A. Glocer. 2012. Ambipolar Electric Field; Photoelectrons; and Their Role In Atmospheric Escape From Hot Jupiters The Astrophysical Journal Letters [10.1088/2041-8205/753/1/L4]

Cohen, O., and A. Glocer. 2012. Ambipolar Electric Field, Photoelectrons, and Their Role In Atmospheric Escape From Hot Jupiters The Astrophysical Journal Letters 753 (1): L4 [10.1088/2041-8205/753/1/L4]

Sarantos, M., R. E. Hartle, R. M. Killen, et al. Y. Saito, J. A. Slavin, and A. Glocer. 2012. Flux estimates of ions from the lunar exosphere Geophys. Res. Lett. 39 (13): L13101 [10.1029/2012GL052001]

Glocer, A., N. Kitamura, G. Toth, and T. Gombosi. 2012. Modeling solar zenith angle effects on the polar wind J Geophys Res 117 A04318 [10.1029/2011JA017136]

Fok, M. H., J. M. Albert, Q. Zheng, and A. Glocer. 2011. Relativistic Electron Enhancement and Decay by Whistler Mode Chorus Waves AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A8

Chen, S., M. H. Fok, Q. Zheng, N. Y. Buzulukova, and A. Glocer. 2011. Role of Lower-hybrid Waves to Radiation Belt Electrons AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2039

Glocer, A., N. Kitamura, T. I. Gombosi, and G. Toth. 2011. Modeling the quiet time outflow solution in the polar cap AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A5

Meng, X., G. Toth, A. Glocer, M. H. Fok, and T. I. Gombosi. 2011. Anisotropic BATSRUS and CRCM two way coupling AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2061

Ilie, R., R. M. Skoug, H. O. Funsten, P. W. Valek, and A. Glocer. 2011. Inner magnetosphere ion composition: global modeling and TWINS observations AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A5

Ok, M.-C., A. Glocer, Q. Zheng, et al. R. B. Horne, N. P. Meredith, J. M. Albert, and T. Nagai. 2011. Recent developments in the radiation belt environment model Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 73 1435-1443 [10.1016/j.jastp.2010.09.033]

Ok, M. H., J. M. Albert, Q. Zheng, and A. Glocer. 2011. Relativistic Electron Enhancement and Decay by Whistler Mode Chorus Waves AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A8

Hen, S., M. H. Fok, Q. Zheng, N. Y. Buzulukova, and A. Glocer. 2011. Role of Lower-hybrid Waves to Radiation Belt Electrons AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2039

Eng, X., G. Toth, A. Glocer, M. H. Fok, and T. I. Gombosi. 2011. Anisotropic BATSRUS and CRCM two way coupling AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2061

Lie, R., R. M. Skoug, H. O. Funsten, P. W. Valek, and A. Glocer. 2011. Inner magnetosphere ion composition: global modeling and TWINS observations AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A5

Toth, G., B. vanderHolst, I. Sokolov, et al. D. DeZeeuw, T. Gombosi, F. Fang, W. Manchester, X. Meng, D. Najib, K. Powell, Q. Stout, A. Glocer, Y. Ma, and M. Opher. 2011. Adaptive numerical algorithms in space weather modeling J of Computational Physics [10.1016/j.jcp.2011.02.006]

Glocer, A., M. C. Fok, T. Nagai, et al. G. Toth, T. Guild, and J. Blake. 2011. Rapid rebuilding of the outer radiation belt Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 116 (A9): A09213 [10.1029/2011JA016516]

Fok, M.-C., A. Glocer, Q. Zheng, et al. R. B. Horne, N. P. Meredith, J. M. Albert, and T. Nagai. 2011. Recent developments in the radiation belt environment model Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 73 (11-12): 1435-1443 [10.1016/j.jastp.2010.09.033]

Welling, D. T., V. K. Jordanova, S. G. Zaharia, A. Glocer, and G. Toth. 2011. The effects of dynamic ionospheric outflow on the ring current J. Geophys. Res. 116 A00J19 [10.1029/2010JA015642]

Toth, G., A. Glocer, Y. Ma, D. Najib, and T. Gombosi. 2010. Multi-Ion Magnetohydrodynamics Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows Astronum-2009 429 [213]

Glocer, A., G. Toth, M. H. Fok, T. I. Gombosi, and D. T. Welling. 2010. Modeling Ionospheric Outflows In Global Models (Invited) AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1

Zheng, Q., A. Glocer, and M. H. Fok. 2010. Effects of Storm-time EMIC Wave on Radiation Belt Electrons AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1715

Glocer, A., M. H. Fok, T. Nagai, and G. Toth. 2010. Modeling the Rapid Rebuilding of the Radiation Belts During High Speed Streams AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A7

Vapirev, A., J. Raeder, M. H. Fok, et al. J. Goldstein, V. Angelopoulos, A. Glocer, D. J. McComas, and J. A. Redfern. 2010. OpenGGCM-CRCM simulation results of the 22 July 2009 storm compared with TWINS and THEMIS observations AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1869

Toth, G., F. Fang, R. A. Frazin, et al. T. I. Gombosi, R. Ilie, M. W. Liemohn, W. B. Manchester, X. Meng, D. J. Pawlowski, A. J. Ridley, I. Sokolov, B. van der Holst, G. Vichare, E. Yigit, Y. Yu, N. Buzulukova, M. H. Fok, A. Glocer, V. K. Jordanova, D. T. Welling, and S. G. Zaharia. 2010. Improving the physics models in the Space Weather Modeling Framework AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1757

Fok, M. H., S. Chen, N. Buzulukova, and A. Glocer. 2010. Modeling of the Convection and Interaction of Ring Current, Plasmaspheric and Plasma Sheet Plasmas in the Inner Magnetosphere AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1885

Oth, G., A. Glocer, Y. Ma, D. Najib, and T. Gombosi. 2010. Multi-Ion Magnetohydrodynamics Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows Astronum-2009 429 [213]

Heng, Q., A. Glocer, and M. H. Fok. 2010. Effects of Storm-time EMIC Wave on Radiation Belt Electrons AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1715

Apirev, A., J. Raeder, M. H. Fok, et al. J. Goldstein, V. Angelopoulos, A. Glocer, D. J. McComas, and J. A. Redfern. 2010. OpenGGCM-CRCM simulation results of the 22 July 2009 storm compared with TWINS and THEMIS observations AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1869

Ok, M. H., S. Chen, N. Buzulukova, and A. Glocer. 2010. Modeling of the Convection and Interaction of Ring Current, Plasmaspheric and Plasma Sheet Plasmas in the Inner Magnetosphere AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1885

Oth, G., F. Fang, R. A. Frazin, et al. T. I. Gombosi, R. Ilie, M. W. Liemohn, W. B. Manchester, X. Meng, D. J. Pawlowski, A. J. Ridley, I. Sokolov, B. van der Holst, G. Vichare, E. Yigit, Y. Yu, N. Buzulukova, M. H. Fok, A. Glocer, V. K. Jordanova, D. T. Welling, and S. G. Zaharia. 2010. Improving the physics models in the Space Weather Modeling Framework AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1757

Buzulukova, N., M. C. Fok, A. Pulkkinen, et al. M. Kuznetsova, T. E. Moore, A. Glocer, P. C. Brandt, G. Toth, and L. Rastatter. 2010. Dynamics of ring current and electric fields in the inner magnetosphere during disturbed periods: CRCM–BATS-R-US coupled model J. Geophys. Res. 115 (A5): A05210 [10.1029/2009JA014621]

Raeder, J., D. Larson, W. Li, et al. A. Vapirev, T. Fuller-Rowell, N. Maruyama, M. Fok, A. Glocer, F. Toffoletto, B. Hu, S. Sazykin, A. Richmond, and A. Maute. 2009. Magnetospheric Space Weather Forecasting: Status and Challenges for the Upcoming Solar Cycle AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A6

Glocer, A., M. Fok, and G. Toth. 2009. Modeling the Radiation Belts During a Geomagnetic Storm AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A7

Glocer, A., G. Toth, T. Gombosi, and D. Welling. 2009. Modeling ionospheric outflows and their impact on the magnetosphere, initial results J. Geophys. Res. 114 (A5): A05216 [10.1029/2009JA014053]

Glocer, A., M. Sarantos, J. Slavin, and M. Fok. 2009. Three Dimensional MHD Modeling of Mercury's Magnetosphere During ICMEs European Planetary Science Congress 2009 545

Glocer, A., G. Toth, Y. Ma, et al. T. Gombosi, J.-C. Zhang, and L. M. Kistler. 2009. Multifluid Block-Adaptive-Tree Solar wind Roe-type Upwind Scheme: Magnetospheric composition and dynamics during geomagnetic storms—Initial results J. Geophys. Res. 114 (A12): A12203 [10.1029/2009JA014418]

Glocer, A., G. Toth, M. H. Fok, et al. T. I. Gombosi, Y. Yu, and T. Moore. 2009. Comparing Different Approaches of Modeling Magnetospheric Composition AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A8

Vapirev, A., J. Raeder, M. H. Fok, et al. D. J. Larson, B. Hu, and A. Glocer. 2009. Initial results obtained with the coupled OpenGGCM-CRCM with pressure feedback: 27 March 2007 THEMIS substorm event AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1543

Glocer, A., G. Toth, M. Fok, T. Gombosi, and M. Liemohn. 2009. Integration of the radiation belt environment model into the space weather modeling framework Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 71 (16): 1653-1663 [10.1016/j.jastp.2009.01.003]

Aeder, J., D. Larson, W. Li, et al. A. Vapirev, T. Fuller-Rowell, N. Maruyama, M. Fok, A. Glocer, F. Toffoletto, B. Hu, S. Sazykin, A. Richmond, and A. Maute. 2009. Magnetospheric Space Weather Forecasting: Status and Challenges for the Upcoming Solar Cycle AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A6

Apirev, A., J. Raeder, M. H. Fok, et al. D. J. Larson, B. Hu, and A. Glocer. 2009. Initial results obtained with the coupled OpenGGCM-CRCM with pressure feedback: 27 March 2007 THEMIS substorm event AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1543

Glocer, A., G. Toth, and T. Gombosi. 2008. Magnetic storm simulation with multiple ion fluids: results and analysis AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1569

Toth, G., A. Glocer, and T. Gombosi. 2008. Magnetic Storm Simulation With Multiple Ion Fluids: Algorithm AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1568

Glocer, A., G. Toth, and T. Gombosi. 2008. Modeling Ionospheric Outflows and Magnetosphere Composition During Quiet and Active Times AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A3

Gombosi, T. I., A. Glocer, G. Toth, et al. A. J. Ridley, I. V. Sokolov, and D. L. de Zeeuw. 2008. Multi-Fluid Simulations of a Coupled Ionosphere-Magnetosphere System AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A2

Gombosi, T., G. Toth, I. Sokolov, et al. D. de Zeeuw, B. van der Holst, O. Cohen, A. Glocer, W. Manchester, and A. Ridley. 2008. Multi-physics simulations of space weather 37th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 37 1047

Ombosi, T., G. Toth, I. Sokolov, et al. D. de Zeeuw, B. van der Holst, O. Cohen, A. Glocer, W. Manchester, and A. Ridley. 2008. Multi-physics simulations of space weather 37th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 37 1047

Ombosi, T. I., A. Glocer, G. Toth, et al. A. J. Ridley, I. V. Sokolov, and D. L. de Zeeuw. 2008. Multi-Fluid Simulations of a Coupled Ionosphere-Magnetosphere System AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A2

Oth, G., A. Glocer, and T. Gombosi. 2008. Magnetic Storm Simulation With Multiple Ion Fluids: Algorithm AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1568

Toth, G., A. Glocer, M. Fok, and T. Gombosi. 2007. Integration of the Radiation Belt Environment Model Into the Space Weather Modeling Framework AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A7

Glocer, A., T. Gombosi, G. Toth, K. Hansen, and A. Ridley. 2007. Coupling a polar wind model to the Space Weather Modeling Framework (SWMF) AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A5

Glocer, A., G. Toth, and T. Gombosi. 2007. Modeling Ionospheric Outflow During a Geomagnetic Storm AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 521

Glocer, A., T. I. Gombosi, G. Toth, et al. K. C. Hansen, A. J. Ridley, and A. Nagy. 2007. Polar wind outflow model: Saturn results Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 112 (A1): A01304 [10.1029/2006JA011755]

Oth, G., A. Glocer, M. Fok, and T. Gombosi. 2007. Integration of the Radiation Belt Environment Model Into the Space Weather Modeling Framework AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A7

Nagy, A., A. Glocer, T. Gombosi, et al. G. Toth, K. Hansen, and A. Ridley. 2006. The Polar Wind Outflow Model: Saturn Results AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 3

Welling, D. T., A. Glocer, and J. M. Bell. 2006. The Relationship Between Space Weather and Satellite Anomalies AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1356

Glocer, A., T. Gombosi, G. Toth, K. Hansen, and A. Ridley. 2006. Modeling the 'gap' region between the ionosphere and magnetosphere AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1419

Elling, D. T., A. Glocer, and J. M. Bell. 2006. The Relationship Between Space Weather and Satellite Anomalies AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1356

Agy, A., A. Glocer, T. Gombosi, et al. G. Toth, K. Hansen, and A. Ridley. 2006. The Polar Wind Outflow Model: Saturn Results AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 3

Glocer, A., T. Gombosi, G. Toth, K. Hansen, and A. Ridley. 2005. The Polar Wind as a Mass Source for Saturn's Magnetosphere AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A6

Glocer, A., T. Gombosi, K. Hansen, and G. Toth. 2004. New Simulations of Saturn's Polar Wind AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1417

Hansen, K. C., A. Glocer, G. Toth, and T. I. Gombosi. 2004. A virtual upstream solar wind monitor for the Cassini mission at Saturn 35th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 35 3063

Ansen, K. C., A. Glocer, G. Toth, and T. I. Gombosi. 2004. A virtual upstream solar wind monitor for the Cassini mission at Saturn 35th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 35 3063