Lutz Rastaetter

Lutz Rastaetter

  • (AST, FIELDS & PARTICLES)
  • 301.286.1085
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 674
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: NASA
  • Brief Bio

    1993: M Sc., University of Bochum, Germany, Theoretical Plasma Physics: magnetohydrostatics, magnetohydrodynamic simulations.
    1997: Ph. D., university of Bochum, Germany, Theoretical Astrophysics (Plasmas): magnetohydrostatics, magnetohydrodynamic simulation, accretiuon disk stellar magnertic field interaction, instabilities.
    1997 - 2000: NASA Postdoctoral Program (NRC fellowship), Electrodynamics Bracnch (Code 696): magnetosphere current sheet thinning, reconnection, magnetohydrodynamic simulation.
    Since 2000: Space Weather Laboratory, Community Coordinated Modeling Center:

    Publications

    Refereed

    Rastätter, L., J. S. Shim, M. M. Kuznetsova, et al. L. M. Kilcommons, D. J. Knipp, M. Codrescu, T. Fuller-Rowell, B. Emery, D. R. Weimer, R. Cosgrove, M. Wiltberger, J. Raeder, W. Li, G. Tóth, and D. Welling. 2016. "GEM-CEDAR challenge: Poynting flux at DMSP and modeled Joule heat." Space Weather, 14 (2): 113-135 [10.1002/2015sw001238]

    Gordeev, E., V. Sergeev, I. Honkonen, et al. M. Kuznetsova, L. Rastätter, M. Palmroth, P. Janhunen, G. Tóth, J. Lyon, and M. Wiltberger. 2015. "Assessing the performance of community-available global MHD models using key system parameters and empirical relationships." Space Weather, 13 (12): 868--884 [10.1002/2015SW001307]

    Toth, G., X. Meng, T. I. Gombosi, and L. Rastaetter. 2014. "Predicting the time derivative of local magnetic perturbations." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS, 119: 310-321 [10.1002/2013JA019456]

    Kozyra, J. U., M. W. Liemohn, C. Cattell, et al. D. De Zeeuw, C. P. Escoubet, D. S. Evans, X. Fang, M. Fok, H. U. Frey, W. D. Gonzalez, M. Hairston, R. Heelis, G. Lu, W. B. Manchester, S. Mende, L. J. Paxton, L. Rastaetter, A. Ridley, M. Sandanger, F. Soraas, T. Sotirelis, M. W. Thomsen, B. T. Tsurutani, and O. Verkhoglyadova. 2014. "Solar filament impact on 21 January 2005: Geospace consequences." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS, 119: 5401-5448 [10.1002/2013JA019748]

    Rastaetter, L., G. Toth, M. M. Kuznetsova, and A. A. Pulkkinen. 2014. "CalcDeltaB: An efficient postprocessing tool to calculate ground-level magnetic perturbations from global magnetosphere simulations." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS, 12: 553-565 [10.1002/2014SW001083]

    Dmitriev, A. V., A. V. Suvorova, J.-K. Chao, et al. C. B. Wang, L. Rastaetter, M. I. Panasyuk, L. L. Lazutin, A. S. Kovtyukh, I. S. Veselovsky, and I. N. Myagkova. 2014. "Anomalous dynamics of the extremely compressed magnetosphere during 21 January 2005 magnetic storm." ArXiv e-prints, arXiv:1402.0927-:

    Reginald, N. L., J. M. Davila, O. C. St Cyr, and L. Rastaetter. 2014. "Evaluating the Uncertainties in the Electron Temperature and Radial Speed Measurements Using White Light Corona Eclipse Observations." Evaluating the Uncertainties in the Electron Temperature and Radial Speed Measurements Using White Light Corona Eclipse Observations, 289 (6): 2021-2039 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1007/s11207-013-0467-5]

    Collado-Vega, Y. M., R. L. Kessel, D. G. Sibeck, et al. V. L. Kalb, R. A. Boller, and L. Rastaetter. 2013. "Comparison between vortices created and evolving during fixed and dynamic solar wind conditions." ANNALES GEOPHYSICAE, 31: 1463-1483 [10.5194/angeo-31-1463-2013]

    Posner, A., D. Odstrcil, P. MacNeice, et al. L. Rastaetter, C. Zeitlin, B. Heber, H. Elliott, R. A. Frahm, J. J. Hayes, T. T. von Rosenvinge, E. R. Christian, J. P. Andrews, R. Beaujean, S. Boettcher, D. E. Brinza, M. A. Bullock, S. Burmeister, F. A. Cucinotta, B. Ehresmann, M. Epperly, D. Grinspoon, J. Guo, D. M. Hassler, M. H. Kim, J. Koehler, O. Kortmann, C. M. Garcia, R. Mueller-Mellin, K. Neal, S. C. Rafkin, G. Reitz, L. Seimetz, K. D. Smith, Y. Tyler, E. Weigle, and R. F. Wimmer-Schweingruber. 2013. "The Hohmann-Parker effect measured by the Mars Science Laboratory on the transfer from Earth to Mars: Consequences and opportunities." PLANETARY AND SPACE SCIENCE, 89: 127-139 [10.1016/j.pss.2013.09.013]

    Pulkkinen, A., L. Rastaetter, M. Kuznetsova, et al. H. Singer, C. Balch, D. Weimer, G. Toth, A. Ridley, T. Gombosi, M. Wiltberger, J. Raeder, and R. Weigel. 2013. "Community-wide validation of geospace model ground magnetic field perturbation predictions to support model transition to operations." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS, 11: 369-385 [10.1002/swe.20056]

    Honkonen, I. J., L. Rastaetter, A. Grocott, et al. A. A. Pulkkinen, M. Palmroth, J. Raeder, A. J. Ridley, and M. Wiltberger. 2013. "On the performance of global magnetohydrodynamic models in the Earth's magnetosphere." Space Weather, 11: 313-326 [10.1002/swe.20055]

    Rastaetter, L., M. 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: D-st index." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS, 11: 187-205 [10.1002/swe.20036]

    Posner, A., D. Odstrcil, P. MacNeice, et al. L. Rastaetter, C. Zeitlin, B. Heber, H. Elliott, R. A. Frahm, J. J. Hayes, T. T. von Rosenvinge, E. R. Christian, J. P. Andrews, R. Beaujean, S. Bottcher, D. E. Brinza, M. A. Bullock, S. Burmeister, F. A. Cucinotta, B. Ehresmann, M. Epperly, D. Grinspoon, J. Guo, D. M. Hassler, M.-H. Kim, J. Kohler, O. Kortmann, C. Martin Garcia, R. Muller-Mellin, K. Neal, S. C. Rafkin, G. Reitz, L. Seimetz, K. D. Smith, Y. Tyler, E. Weigle, and R. F. Wimmer-Schweingruber. 2013. "The Hohmann–Parker effect measured by the Mars Science Laboratory on the transfer from Earth to Mars: Consequences and opportunities." Planetary and Space Science, 89: 127-139 [10.1016/j.pss.2013.09.013]

    Collado vega, Y. M., R. L. Kessel, D. G. Sibeck, et al. V. L. Kalb, R. A. Boller, and L. Rastaetter. 2013. "Comparison between vortices created and evolving during fixed and dynamic solar wind conditions." Ann. Geophys., 31 (8): 1463-1483 [10.5194/angeo-31-1463-2013]

    Samsonov, A. A., D. G. Sibeck, N. V. Zolotova, et al. H. K. Biernat, S.-H. Chen, L. Rastaetter, H. J. Singer, and W. Baumjohann. 2011. "Propagation of a sudden impulse through the magnetosphere initiating magnetospheric Pc5 pulsations." Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 116: [10216-10.1029/2011JA016706]

    Korth, H., L. Rastaetter, B. J. Anderson, and A. J. Ridley. 2011. "Comparison of the observed dependence of large-scale Birkeland currents on solar wind parameters with that obtained from global simulations." Annales Geophysicae, 29: 1809-1826 [10.5194/angeo-29-1809-2011]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., D. G. Sibeck, M. Hesse, et al. Y. Wang, L. Rastaetter, G. Toth, and A. Ridley. 2009. "Cavities of weak magnetic field strength in the wake of FTEs: Results from global magnetospheric MHD simulations." Geophysical Research Letters, 36: [10104-10.1029/2009GL037489]

    Webb, P. A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, and A. Chulaki. 2009. "Ionosphere-thermosphere models at the Community Coordinated Modeling Center." RADIO SCIENCE, 44: [10.1029/2008RS004108]

    Rosenqvist, L., H. J. Opgenoorth, L. Rastaetter, et al. A. Vaivads, I. Dandouras, and S. Buchert. 2008. "Comparison of local energy conversion estimates from Cluster with global MHD simulations." Geophysical Research Letters, 35: [21104-10.1029/2008GL035854]

    Taktakishvili, A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. M. C. Fok, L. Rastaetter, M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, G. Toth, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. De Zeeuw. 2008. "Role of periodic loading-unloading in the magnetotail versus interplanetary magnetic field B(z) flipping in the ring current buildup." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS, 113 (A3): [10.1029/2007JA012845]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. A. Taktakishvili, G. Toth, D. L. de Zeeuw, A. Ridley, and T. I. Gombosi. 2007. "Multiscale modeling of magnetospheric reconnection." Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 112: [10210-10.1029/2007JA012316]

    Macneice, P. J., S. S. Bakshi, D. Berrios, et al. A. Chulaki, M. Goldfarb, M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Maddox, K. Patel, A. A. Pulkkinen, L. Rastaetter, and A. Taktakishvili. 2007. "Heliophysical Modeling at the CCMC - Community Modeling Activities to Compliment the VHGO." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A264-:

    Taktakishvili, A., M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. L. Rastaetter, A. Chulaki, and A. Pulkkinen. 2007. "Metrics analysis of the coupled Block Adaptive-Tree Solar Wind Roe-Type Upwind Scheme and Fok ring current model performance." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS, 5 (11): [10.1029/2007SW000321]

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, and M. Hesse. 2006. "Scientific Visualization and Analysis via Online Access to CCMC Runs-on- Request." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, A3-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, and M. Hesse. 2006. "Scientific Visualization and Analysis via Online Access to CCMC Runs-on- Request." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, A3-:

    Vennerstrom, S., T. Moretto, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2006. "Modeling and analysis of solar wind generated contributions to the near-Earth magnetic field." Earth, Planets, and Space, 58: 451-461 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1186/BF03351941]

    Moretto, T., S. Vennerstrom, N. Olsen, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2006. "Using global magnetospheric models for simulation and interpretation of Swarm external field measurements." Earth, Planets, and Space, 58: 439-449 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1186/BF03351940]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. T. Gombosi, D. de Zeeuw, and G. Toth. 2006. "Collisionless Reconnection in Global Modeling of Magnetospheric Dynamics." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 3-:

    Taktakishvili, A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Fok, et al. M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, A. Chulaki, M. Maddox, T. Gombosi, and D. Dezeeuw. 2006. "The Role of Periodic Loading-Unloading in the Magnetotail vs IMF Bz Flipping in the Ring Current Buildup." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A300-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, and M. M. Kuznetsova. 2006. "Cross-polar-cap potential as function of ionosphere conductance." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 7-:

    Taktakishvili, A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. M. Fok, L. Rastaetter, A. Chulaki, T. Gombosi, and D. Dezeeuw. 2006. "Buildup of the Ring Current During Periodical Loading-Unloading Cycle in the Magnetotail Driven by the Steady Southward IMF." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, 4-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, and M. Hesse. 2006. "Scientific Visualization and Analysis via Online Access to CCMC Runs-on- Request." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, A3-:

    Kataoka, R., D. H. Fairfield, D. G. Sibeck, et al. L. Rastaetter, M. Fok, T. Nagatsuma, and Y. Ebihara. 2005. "Magnetosheath variations during the storm main phase on November 20, 2003: Evidence for solar wind density control of energy transfer to the magnetosphere." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A3-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. T. I. Gombosi, J. Raeder, and D. Weimer. 2005. "Polar cap size metrics study at CCMC." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A341-:

    Vennerstrom, S., T. Moretto, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2005. "Field-aligned currents during northward interplanetary magnetic field: Morphology and causes." Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 110: [6205-10.1029/2004JA010802]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. G. Toth, D. de Zeeuw, and T. Gombosi. 2005. "Fast Magnetotail Reconnection: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, A2-:

    Maddox, M. M., L. Rastaetter, and M. Hesse. 2005. "Data Format Standardization of Space Weather Model Output at the Community Coordinated Modeling Center." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, A3-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, et al. J. B. Sigwarth, J. Raeder, and T. I. Gombosi. 2005. "Polar cap size during 14–16 July 2000 (Bastille Day) solar coronal mass ejection event: MHD modeling and satellite imager observations." J. Geophys. Res., 110 (A7): A07212 [10.1029/2004JA010672]

    Keller, K. A., M. C. Fok, A. Narock, et al. M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, M. M. Kuznetsova, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. DeZeeuw. 2005. "Effect of multiple substorms on the buildup of the ring current." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS, 110 (A8): [10.1029/2004JA010747]

    Rastaetter, L., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, T. I. Gombosi, and J. Raeder. 2004. "Energy Budget in Global Magnetosphere-Ionosphere simulations." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, SM41B-08:

    Vennerstrom, S., T. Moretto, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2004. "Day-side Aspects of Theta-aurora." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 1219-:

    Keller, K. A., M. Fok, L. Rastaetter, T. Gombosi, and D. Dezeeuw. 2004. "Simulation Study of the Inner Magnetosphere for May 2-6, 1998." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A1200-:

    Maddox, M. M., L. Rastaetter, J. A. Johnson, M. M. Kuznetsova, and M. Hesse. 2004. "Scientific visualizations through the Web at CCMC." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A7-:

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, and T. I. Gombosi. 2004. "Intermittent Reconnection, Flux Ropes and Vortices Generation at the Dayside Magnetopause." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 387-:

    Dorelli, J. C., M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2004. "A new look at driven magnetic reconnection at the terrestrial subsolar magnetopause." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS, 109 (A12): [10.1029/2004JA010458]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, J. Dorelli, and L. Rastaetter. 2003. "Magnetospheric Substorm Evolution in the Magnetotail: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 7-:

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, J. Dorelli, and L. Rastaetter. 2003. "Magnetospheric Substorm Evolution in the Magnetotail: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 7-:

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, J. Dorelli, and L. Rastaetter. 2003. "Magnetospheric Substorm Evolution in the Magnetotail: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 7-:

    Rastaetter, L., J. Raeder, A. J. Ridley, T. I. Gombosi, and M. Hesse. 2002. "Influence of Ionospheric Conductances on Magnetosphere Structure and Dynamics." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 3-:

    Falasca, A., M. Hesse, M. Kuznetosva, L. Rastaetter, and K. Keller. 2002. "The Role of Data Assimilation in Modeling the Sun-Earth Connected System." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A6-:

    Keller, K. A., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. A. Falasca, M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Fok, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. Dezeeuw. 2002. "Modeling Saw-Tooth Injections During April 17-18, 2002." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 439-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. DeZeeuw. 2002. "Magnetic field topology during July 14-16 2000 (Bastille Day) solar CME event." Geophysical Research Letters, 29 (15): 37-1-37-4 [10.1029/2001GL014136]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, P. J. Reitan, et al. L. Rastaetter, S. Ritter, D. De Zeeuw, and T. Gombosi. 2002. "Magnetic Reconnection Locations in 3D MHD Simulations of Magnetospheric Dynamics." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, 7-:

    Rastaetter, L., J. W. Gjerloev, M. M. Kuznetsova, and M. Hesse. 2001. "Scale-size-dependent model for the relation between field-aligned currents and ionospheric conductances." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A796-:

    Rastaetter, L., J. W. Gjerloev, M. M. Kuznetsova, and M. Hesse. 2001. "Scale-size-dependent model for the relation between field-aligned currents and ionospheric conductances." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, A796-:

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. D. L. DeZeeuw, A. Ridley, and T. I. Gombosi. 2001. "Magnetic Field Line Topology in MHD Simulation Compared With IMAGE and POLAR Imaging Data for the Bastille Day Event." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, 31-:

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. De Zeeuw. 2001. "About the Inflow Boundary Condition for Forecasting Simulations of Magnetospheric Dynamics." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, 22-:

    Rastaetter, L. 2000. "Erratum `Hall-MHD modeling of near-Earth magnetotail current sheet thinning and evolution'." Journal of Geophysical Research, 105: 10787-10788 [10.1029/2000JA000020]

    Rastaetter, L., and M. Hesse. 1999. "Patchy reconnection and evolution of multiple plasmoids in the Earth's magnetotail: Effects on near-Earth current system." J. Geophys. Res., 104 (A11): 25011-25020 [10.1029/1999JA900375]

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, and K. Schindler. 1999. "Hall-MHD modeling of near-Earth magnetotail current sheet thinning and evolution." J. Geophys. Res., 104 (A6): 12301-12311 [10.1029/1999JA900138]

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, and J. Dreher. 1998. "Three-Dimensional Hall-MHD Simulations of the Formation and Structure of Thin Current Sheets in the Magnetotail." Substorms-4, 238: 409-.

    Rastaetter, L., and T. Neukirch. 1997. "Magnetic reconnection in a magnetosphere-accretion-disk system. Axisymmetric stationary states and two-dimensional reconnection simulations." Astronomy and Astrophysics, 323: 923-930.

    Hornig, G., and L. Rastaetter. 1997. "The role of helicity in the reconnection process." Advances in Space Research, 19: [1789-10.1016/S0273-1177(97)00077-X]

    Rastaetter, L., and K. Schindler. 1996. "The Equilibrium Structure of the Boundary Layer between the Magnetosphere and the Accretion Disk of an Aligned Rotator." Astrophysical Letters and Communications, 34: 357-.

    Brief Bio

    1993: M Sc., University of Bochum, Germany, Theoretical Plasma Physics: magnetohydrostatics, magnetohydrodynamic simulations.
    1997: Ph. D., university of Bochum, Germany, Theoretical Astrophysics (Plasmas): magnetohydrostatics, magnetohydrodynamic simulation, accretiuon disk stellar magnertic field interaction, instabilities.
    1997 - 2000: NASA Postdoctoral Program (NRC fellowship), Electrodynamics Bracnch (Code 696): magnetosphere current sheet thinning, reconnection, magnetohydrodynamic simulation.
    Since 2000: Space Weather Laboratory, Community Coordinated Modeling Center:

    Publications

    Refereed

    Rastätter, L., J. S. Shim, M. M. Kuznetsova, et al. L. M. Kilcommons, D. J. Knipp, M. Codrescu, T. Fuller-Rowell, B. Emery, D. R. Weimer, R. Cosgrove, M. Wiltberger, J. Raeder, W. Li, G. Tóth, and D. Welling. 2016. "GEM-CEDAR challenge: Poynting flux at DMSP and modeled Joule heat." Space Weather 14 (2): 113-135 [10.1002/2015sw001238]

    Gordeev, E., V. Sergeev, I. Honkonen, et al. M. Kuznetsova, L. Rastätter, M. Palmroth, P. Janhunen, G. Tóth, J. Lyon, and M. Wiltberger. 2015. "Assessing the performance of community-available global MHD models using key system parameters and empirical relationships." Space Weather 13 (12): 868--884 [10.1002/2015SW001307]

    Toth, G., X. Meng, T. I. Gombosi, and L. Rastaetter. 2014. "Predicting the time derivative of local magnetic perturbations." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS 119 310-321 [10.1002/2013JA019456]

    Kozyra, J. U., M. W. Liemohn, C. Cattell, et al. D. De Zeeuw, C. P. Escoubet, D. S. Evans, X. Fang, M. Fok, H. U. Frey, W. D. Gonzalez, M. Hairston, R. Heelis, G. Lu, W. B. Manchester, S. Mende, L. J. Paxton, L. Rastaetter, A. Ridley, M. Sandanger, F. Soraas, T. Sotirelis, M. W. Thomsen, B. T. Tsurutani, and O. Verkhoglyadova. 2014. "Solar filament impact on 21 January 2005: Geospace consequences." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS 119 5401-5448 [10.1002/2013JA019748]

    Rastaetter, L., G. Toth, M. M. Kuznetsova, and A. A. Pulkkinen. 2014. "CalcDeltaB: An efficient postprocessing tool to calculate ground-level magnetic perturbations from global magnetosphere simulations." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS 12 553-565 [10.1002/2014SW001083]

    Dmitriev, A. V., A. V. Suvorova, J.-K. Chao, et al. C. B. Wang, L. Rastaetter, M. I. Panasyuk, L. L. Lazutin, A. S. Kovtyukh, I. S. Veselovsky, and I. N. Myagkova. 2014. "Anomalous dynamics of the extremely compressed magnetosphere during 21 January 2005 magnetic storm." ArXiv e-prints arXiv:1402.0927-

    Reginald, N. L., J. M. Davila, O. C. St Cyr, and L. Rastaetter. 2014. "Evaluating the Uncertainties in the Electron Temperature and Radial Speed Measurements Using White Light Corona Eclipse Observations." Evaluating the Uncertainties in the Electron Temperature and Radial Speed Measurements Using White Light Corona Eclipse Observations 289 (6): 2021-2039 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1007/s11207-013-0467-5]

    Collado-Vega, Y. M., R. L. Kessel, D. G. Sibeck, et al. V. L. Kalb, R. A. Boller, and L. Rastaetter. 2013. "Comparison between vortices created and evolving during fixed and dynamic solar wind conditions." ANNALES GEOPHYSICAE 31 1463-1483 [10.5194/angeo-31-1463-2013]

    Posner, A., D. Odstrcil, P. MacNeice, et al. L. Rastaetter, C. Zeitlin, B. Heber, H. Elliott, R. A. Frahm, J. J. Hayes, T. T. von Rosenvinge, E. R. Christian, J. P. Andrews, R. Beaujean, S. Boettcher, D. E. Brinza, M. A. Bullock, S. Burmeister, F. A. Cucinotta, B. Ehresmann, M. Epperly, D. Grinspoon, J. Guo, D. M. Hassler, M. H. Kim, J. Koehler, O. Kortmann, C. M. Garcia, R. Mueller-Mellin, K. Neal, S. C. Rafkin, G. Reitz, L. Seimetz, K. D. Smith, Y. Tyler, E. Weigle, and R. F. Wimmer-Schweingruber. 2013. "The Hohmann-Parker effect measured by the Mars Science Laboratory on the transfer from Earth to Mars: Consequences and opportunities." PLANETARY AND SPACE SCIENCE 89 127-139 [10.1016/j.pss.2013.09.013]

    Pulkkinen, A., L. Rastaetter, M. Kuznetsova, et al. H. Singer, C. Balch, D. Weimer, G. Toth, A. Ridley, T. Gombosi, M. Wiltberger, J. Raeder, and R. Weigel. 2013. "Community-wide validation of geospace model ground magnetic field perturbation predictions to support model transition to operations." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS 11 369-385 [10.1002/swe.20056]

    Honkonen, I. J., L. Rastaetter, A. Grocott, et al. A. A. Pulkkinen, M. Palmroth, J. Raeder, A. J. Ridley, and M. Wiltberger. 2013. "On the performance of global magnetohydrodynamic models in the Earth's magnetosphere." Space Weather 11 313-326 [10.1002/swe.20055]

    Rastaetter, L., M. 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: D-st index." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS 11 187-205 [10.1002/swe.20036]

    Posner, A., D. Odstrcil, P. MacNeice, et al. L. Rastaetter, C. Zeitlin, B. Heber, H. Elliott, R. A. Frahm, J. J. Hayes, T. T. von Rosenvinge, E. R. Christian, J. P. Andrews, R. Beaujean, S. Bottcher, D. E. Brinza, M. A. Bullock, S. Burmeister, F. A. Cucinotta, B. Ehresmann, M. Epperly, D. Grinspoon, J. Guo, D. M. Hassler, M.-H. Kim, J. Kohler, O. Kortmann, C. Martin Garcia, R. Muller-Mellin, K. Neal, S. C. Rafkin, G. Reitz, L. Seimetz, K. D. Smith, Y. Tyler, E. Weigle, and R. F. Wimmer-Schweingruber. 2013. "The Hohmann–Parker effect measured by the Mars Science Laboratory on the transfer from Earth to Mars: Consequences and opportunities." Planetary and Space Science 89 127-139 [10.1016/j.pss.2013.09.013]

    Collado vega, Y. M., R. L. Kessel, D. G. Sibeck, et al. V. L. Kalb, R. A. Boller, and L. Rastaetter. 2013. "Comparison between vortices created and evolving during fixed and dynamic solar wind conditions." Ann. Geophys. 31 (8): 1463-1483 [10.5194/angeo-31-1463-2013]

    Samsonov, A. A., D. G. Sibeck, N. V. Zolotova, et al. H. K. Biernat, S.-H. Chen, L. Rastaetter, H. J. Singer, and W. Baumjohann. 2011. "Propagation of a sudden impulse through the magnetosphere initiating magnetospheric Pc5 pulsations." Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 116 [10216-10.1029/2011JA016706]

    Korth, H., L. Rastaetter, B. J. Anderson, and A. J. Ridley. 2011. "Comparison of the observed dependence of large-scale Birkeland currents on solar wind parameters with that obtained from global simulations." Annales Geophysicae 29 1809-1826 [10.5194/angeo-29-1809-2011]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., D. G. Sibeck, M. Hesse, et al. Y. Wang, L. Rastaetter, G. Toth, and A. Ridley. 2009. "Cavities of weak magnetic field strength in the wake of FTEs: Results from global magnetospheric MHD simulations." Geophysical Research Letters 36 [10104-10.1029/2009GL037489]

    Webb, P. A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, and A. Chulaki. 2009. "Ionosphere-thermosphere models at the Community Coordinated Modeling Center." RADIO SCIENCE 44 [10.1029/2008RS004108]

    Rosenqvist, L., H. J. Opgenoorth, L. Rastaetter, et al. A. Vaivads, I. Dandouras, and S. Buchert. 2008. "Comparison of local energy conversion estimates from Cluster with global MHD simulations." Geophysical Research Letters 35 [21104-10.1029/2008GL035854]

    Taktakishvili, A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. M. C. Fok, L. Rastaetter, M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, G. Toth, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. De Zeeuw. 2008. "Role of periodic loading-unloading in the magnetotail versus interplanetary magnetic field B(z) flipping in the ring current buildup." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS 113 (A3): [10.1029/2007JA012845]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. A. Taktakishvili, G. Toth, D. L. de Zeeuw, A. Ridley, and T. I. Gombosi. 2007. "Multiscale modeling of magnetospheric reconnection." Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 112 [10210-10.1029/2007JA012316]

    Macneice, P. J., S. S. Bakshi, D. Berrios, et al. A. Chulaki, M. Goldfarb, M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Maddox, K. Patel, A. A. Pulkkinen, L. Rastaetter, and A. Taktakishvili. 2007. "Heliophysical Modeling at the CCMC - Community Modeling Activities to Compliment the VHGO." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A264-

    Taktakishvili, A., M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. L. Rastaetter, A. Chulaki, and A. Pulkkinen. 2007. "Metrics analysis of the coupled Block Adaptive-Tree Solar Wind Roe-Type Upwind Scheme and Fok ring current model performance." SPACE WEATHER-THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS 5 (11): [10.1029/2007SW000321]

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, and M. Hesse. 2006. "Scientific Visualization and Analysis via Online Access to CCMC Runs-on- Request." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A3-

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, and M. Hesse. 2006. "Scientific Visualization and Analysis via Online Access to CCMC Runs-on- Request." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A3-

    Vennerstrom, S., T. Moretto, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2006. "Modeling and analysis of solar wind generated contributions to the near-Earth magnetic field." Earth, Planets, and Space 58 451-461 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1186/BF03351941]

    Moretto, T., S. Vennerstrom, N. Olsen, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2006. "Using global magnetospheric models for simulation and interpretation of Swarm external field measurements." Earth, Planets, and Space 58 439-449 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1186/BF03351940]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. T. Gombosi, D. de Zeeuw, and G. Toth. 2006. "Collisionless Reconnection in Global Modeling of Magnetospheric Dynamics." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 3-

    Taktakishvili, A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Fok, et al. M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, A. Chulaki, M. Maddox, T. Gombosi, and D. Dezeeuw. 2006. "The Role of Periodic Loading-Unloading in the Magnetotail vs IMF Bz Flipping in the Ring Current Buildup." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A300-

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, and M. M. Kuznetsova. 2006. "Cross-polar-cap potential as function of ionosphere conductance." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 7-

    Taktakishvili, A., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. M. Fok, L. Rastaetter, A. Chulaki, T. Gombosi, and D. Dezeeuw. 2006. "Buildup of the Ring Current During Periodical Loading-Unloading Cycle in the Magnetotail Driven by the Steady Southward IMF." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts 4-

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. M. Maddox, A. Chulaki, and M. Hesse. 2006. "Scientific Visualization and Analysis via Online Access to CCMC Runs-on- Request." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A3-

    Kataoka, R., D. H. Fairfield, D. G. Sibeck, et al. L. Rastaetter, M. Fok, T. Nagatsuma, and Y. Ebihara. 2005. "Magnetosheath variations during the storm main phase on November 20, 2003: Evidence for solar wind density control of energy transfer to the magnetosphere." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A3-

    Rastaetter, L., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. T. I. Gombosi, J. Raeder, and D. Weimer. 2005. "Polar cap size metrics study at CCMC." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A341-

    Vennerstrom, S., T. Moretto, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2005. "Field-aligned currents during northward interplanetary magnetic field: Morphology and causes." Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics) 110 [6205-10.1029/2004JA010802]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. G. Toth, D. de Zeeuw, and T. Gombosi. 2005. "Fast Magnetotail Reconnection: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A2-

    Maddox, M. M., L. Rastaetter, and M. Hesse. 2005. "Data Format Standardization of Space Weather Model Output at the Community Coordinated Modeling Center." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts A3-

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, et al. J. B. Sigwarth, J. Raeder, and T. I. Gombosi. 2005. "Polar cap size during 14–16 July 2000 (Bastille Day) solar coronal mass ejection event: MHD modeling and satellite imager observations." J. Geophys. Res. 110 (A7): A07212 [10.1029/2004JA010672]

    Keller, K. A., M. C. Fok, A. Narock, et al. M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, M. M. Kuznetsova, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. DeZeeuw. 2005. "Effect of multiple substorms on the buildup of the ring current." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS 110 (A8): [10.1029/2004JA010747]

    Rastaetter, L., M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, T. I. Gombosi, and J. Raeder. 2004. "Energy Budget in Global Magnetosphere-Ionosphere simulations." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts SM41B-08

    Vennerstrom, S., T. Moretto, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2004. "Day-side Aspects of Theta-aurora." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 1219-

    Keller, K. A., M. Fok, L. Rastaetter, T. Gombosi, and D. Dezeeuw. 2004. "Simulation Study of the Inner Magnetosphere for May 2-6, 1998." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A1200-

    Maddox, M. M., L. Rastaetter, J. A. Johnson, M. M. Kuznetsova, and M. Hesse. 2004. "Scientific visualizations through the Web at CCMC." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A7-

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, and T. I. Gombosi. 2004. "Intermittent Reconnection, Flux Ropes and Vortices Generation at the Dayside Magnetopause." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 387-

    Dorelli, J. C., M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, L. Rastaetter, and J. Raeder. 2004. "A new look at driven magnetic reconnection at the terrestrial subsolar magnetopause." JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS 109 (A12): [10.1029/2004JA010458]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, J. Dorelli, and L. Rastaetter. 2003. "Magnetospheric Substorm Evolution in the Magnetotail: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 7-

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, J. Dorelli, and L. Rastaetter. 2003. "Magnetospheric Substorm Evolution in the Magnetotail: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 7-

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, J. Dorelli, and L. Rastaetter. 2003. "Magnetospheric Substorm Evolution in the Magnetotail: Challenge to Global MHD Modeling." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 7-

    Rastaetter, L., J. Raeder, A. J. Ridley, T. I. Gombosi, and M. Hesse. 2002. "Influence of Ionospheric Conductances on Magnetosphere Structure and Dynamics." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 3-

    Falasca, A., M. Hesse, M. Kuznetosva, L. Rastaetter, and K. Keller. 2002. "The Role of Data Assimilation in Modeling the Sun-Earth Connected System." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A6-

    Keller, K. A., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, et al. A. Falasca, M. M. Kuznetsova, M. Fok, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. Dezeeuw. 2002. "Modeling Saw-Tooth Injections During April 17-18, 2002." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 439-

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, M. M. Kuznetsova, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. DeZeeuw. 2002. "Magnetic field topology during July 14-16 2000 (Bastille Day) solar CME event." Geophysical Research Letters 29 (15): 37-1-37-4 [10.1029/2001GL014136]

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, P. J. Reitan, et al. L. Rastaetter, S. Ritter, D. De Zeeuw, and T. Gombosi. 2002. "Magnetic Reconnection Locations in 3D MHD Simulations of Magnetospheric Dynamics." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts 7-

    Rastaetter, L., J. W. Gjerloev, M. M. Kuznetsova, and M. Hesse. 2001. "Scale-size-dependent model for the relation between field-aligned currents and ionospheric conductances." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A796-

    Rastaetter, L., J. W. Gjerloev, M. M. Kuznetsova, and M. Hesse. 2001. "Scale-size-dependent model for the relation between field-aligned currents and ionospheric conductances." AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts A796-

    Rastaetter, L., M. Kuznetsova, M. Hesse, et al. D. L. DeZeeuw, A. Ridley, and T. I. Gombosi. 2001. "Magnetic Field Line Topology in MHD Simulation Compared With IMAGE and POLAR Imaging Data for the Bastille Day Event." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts 31-

    Kuznetsova, M. M., M. Hesse, L. Rastaetter, T. I. Gombosi, and D. L. De Zeeuw. 2001. "About the Inflow Boundary Condition for Forecasting Simulations of Magnetospheric Dynamics." AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts 22-

    Rastaetter, L. 2000. "Erratum `Hall-MHD modeling of near-Earth magnetotail current sheet thinning and evolution'." Journal of Geophysical Research 105 10787-10788 [10.1029/2000JA000020]

    Rastaetter, L., and M. Hesse. 1999. "Patchy reconnection and evolution of multiple plasmoids in the Earth's magnetotail: Effects on near-Earth current system." J. Geophys. Res. 104 (A11): 25011-25020 [10.1029/1999JA900375]

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, and K. Schindler. 1999. "Hall-MHD modeling of near-Earth magnetotail current sheet thinning and evolution." J. Geophys. Res. 104 (A6): 12301-12311 [10.1029/1999JA900138]

    Rastaetter, L., M. Hesse, and J. Dreher. 1998. "Three-Dimensional Hall-MHD Simulations of the Formation and Structure of Thin Current Sheets in the Magnetotail." Substorms-4 238 409-

    Rastaetter, L., and T. Neukirch. 1997. "Magnetic reconnection in a magnetosphere-accretion-disk system. Axisymmetric stationary states and two-dimensional reconnection simulations." Astronomy and Astrophysics 323 923-930

    Hornig, G., and L. Rastaetter. 1997. "The role of helicity in the reconnection process." Advances in Space Research 19 [1789-10.1016/S0273-1177(97)00077-X]

    Rastaetter, L., and K. Schindler. 1996. "The Equilibrium Structure of the Boundary Layer between the Magnetosphere and the Accretion Disk of an Aligned Rotator." Astrophysical Letters and Communications 34 357-

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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