A. Luque Estepa

A. Luque Estepa

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

50. F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, A. Luque and C. Haldoupis
   "Mesospheric electron detachment and LORE recovery times"
Journal of Geophysical Research (accepted)

49. A. Luque, H. C. Stenbaek-Nielsen, M. G. McHarg and R. K. Haaland
   "Sprite beads and glows arising fromthe attachment instability in streamer channels"
Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics 121, Issue 3 (2016), pp 2431–2449 doi: 10.1002/2015JA022234

48. M. Passas-Varo, J. Sánchez,E. Sánchez-Blanco, A. Luque and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "GRASSP: a spectrograph for the study of transient luminous events"
Applied Optics, 55, 23, 6436-6442 (2016) doi:10.1364/AO.55.006436

47. F. J. Pérez-Invernón, A. Luque and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Mesospheric optical signatures of possible lightning on Venus"
J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121 (2016) doi:10.1002/2016JA022886

46. F. J. Pérez-Invernón, F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez and A. Luque
   "On the electrostatic field created at ground level by a halo"
Geophysical Research Letters, 43 (2016) doi:10.1002/2016GL069590.

45. C. Rutjes, D. Sarria, A.B. Skeltved, A. Luque, G. Diniz, N. Østgaard and U. Ebert
   "Evaluation of Monte Carlo tools for high energy atmospheric physics"
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 2016 doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-147

44. F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, A. Luque and C. Haldoupis
   "Upper D region chemical kinetic modeling of LORE relaxation times"
Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics (2016) doi: 10.1002/2015JA021408

43. A. Luque, F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez  and E. Pallé
   "Ground-based search for lightning in Jupiter with GTC/OSIRIS fast photometry and tunable filters (Research Note)"
Astronomy and Astrophysics (2015), 577, A94, doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201425406

42. F.C. Parra-Rojas, A. Luque and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez 
   "Chemical and thermal impact of sprite streamers in the Earth mesosphere"
      Supporting information
Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics (2015), 120, 10, doi:10.1002/2014JA020933

41. A. Luque, D. Dubrovin, F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, U. Ebert, F. C. Parra-Rojas, Y. Yair and C. Price
   "Coupling between atmospheric layers in gaseous giant planets due to lightning-generated electromagnetic pulses"
J. Geophysical Research: Space Physics 119, 8705-8720, 2014 doi:10.1002/2014JA020457

40. M. Passas-Varo, J. Sánchez, A. Luque and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Transient Upper Atmospheric Plasmas: Sprites and Halos"
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol 42, 2014 doi: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2329320

39. D. Dubrovin, A. Luque, F.J. Gordillo-Vázquez ,Y. Yair, F.C. Parra-Rojas, U. Ebert and C. Price
   "Impact of lightning on the lower ionosphere of Saturn and possible generation of halos and sprites"
Icarus 241 (2014) 313-328, 2014

38. A.H. Markosyan, A. Luque, F.J. Gordillo-Vázquez and U. Ebert
   "PumpKin: A tool to find principal pathways in plasma chemical models"
Computer Physics Communications 185 (2014) 2697-2702

37. A. Luque and U. Ebert
   "Growing discharge trees with self-consistent charge transport: the collective dynamics of streamers"
New Journal of Physics (2014), vol. 16, p. 013039, doi:10.1088/1367-2630/16/1/013039

36. A. Luque
   "Relativistic Runaway Ionization Fronts"
Physical Review Letters (2014), vol. 112 (4), p. 045003, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.045003

35. F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, A. Luque
   "Preface to the Special Issue on Thunderstorm Effects in the Atmosphere-Ionosphere System"
Surveys in Geophysics (2013), vol. 34, pp. 697 - 700, doi: 10.1007/s10712-013-9256-9

34. F. C. Parra-Rojas, M. Passas-Varo, E. Carrasco, A. Luque, I. Tanarro, M. Simek, and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Spectroscopic diagnostics of laboratory air plasmas as a benchmark for spectral rotational (gas) temperature determination in TLEs"
JGR: Space Phys.118 (2013) 4649-4661, doi:10.1002/jgra.50433

33. F. C. Parra-Rojas, A. Luque, and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Chemical and electrical impact of lightning on the Earth mesosphere: The case of sprite halos"
JGR: Space Phys.118 (2013)1-25, doi:10.1002/jgra.50449

32. F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, A. Luque, M. Simek
   "Near infrared and ultraviolet spectra of TLEs"
Journal of Geophysical Research,VOL. 117, A05329, 2012 10.1029/2012JA017516

31. A. Luque, U. Ebert
   "Density models for streamer discharges: beyond cylindrical symmetry and homogeneous media"
Journal of Computational Physics, 2012 doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2011.04.019

30. A. Luque,F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Mesospheric electric breakdown and delayed sprite ignition caused by electron detachment"
   "Supplementary information"
Nature Geoscience, vol 5, 22 - 25, 2012 doi: 10.1038/ngeo1314

29. A. Luque, U. Ebert
   "Electron density fluctuations accelerate the branching of positive streamer discharges in air "
Physical Review E 84, 046411, 2011

28. F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, A. Luque, and M. Simek
   "Spectrum of sprite halos"
Journal of Geophysical Research, VOL. 116, A09319, doi:10.1029/2011JA016652, 2011

27. A. Luque, F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Modelling and analysis of N2 (B3Pg) and N2 (C3Pu) vibrational distributions in sprites"
Journal Geophysical Research: Space Physics, VOL. 116, A02306, doi:10.1029/2010JA015952, 2011

26. A. Luque, F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez
   "Sprite beads originating from inhomogeneities in the mesospheric electron density"
Geophysical Research Letters VOL. 38, L04808, doi:10.1029/2010GL046403, 2011

25. U. Ebert, F. Brau, G. Derks, W. Hundsdorfer, C.-Y. Kao, C. Li, A. Luque, B. Meulenbroek, S. Nijdam, V. Ratushnaya, L. Schäfer, S. Tanveer
   "Multiple scales in streamer discharges, with an emphasis on moving boundary approximations"
Nonlinearity, 24, p. C1, 2011

24. F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, A. Luque
   "Electrical conductivity in sprite streamer channels"
Geophysical Research Letters 37, L16809, doi: 10.1029/2010GL044349, 2010

23. G. Wormeester, S. Pancheshnyi, A. Luque, S. Nijdam, U. Ebert
   "Probing photo-ionization: simulations of positive streamers in varying N2 :O2 - mixtures"
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 43, p. 505201, 2010

22. A. Luque, U. Ebert
   "Sprites in varying air density: Charge conservation, glowing negative trails and changing velocity"
Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 37, L06806, doi:10.1029/2009GL041982, 2010

21. U.Ebert, S. Nijdam, C. Li, A. Luque, T.Briels, E.Veldhuizen
   "Review of recent results on streamer discharges and discussion of their relevance for sprites and lightning"
Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 115, A00E43, doi:10.1029/2009JA014867, 2010

20. E.M. Van Veldhuizen, S. Nijdam, A. Luque, F. Brau, U. Ebert
   "3D properties of pulsed corona streamers"
European Journal of Physics: Applied Physics, p. 22811, 2009

19. F. Brau, A. Luque, B. Davidovitch, U. Ebert
   "Moving boundary approximation for curved streamer ionization fronts: Numerical tests"
Physical Review E, p. 066211, 2009

18. A. Luque, U. Ebert
   "Emergence of sprites from relaxation-ionization waves in the ionosphere"
Nature Geoscience, 2, p. 757, 2009

17. F. Brau, A. Luque, B. Meulenbroek, U. Ebert, L. Schaefer
   "Construction and test of a moving boundary model for negative streamer discharges"
Physical Review E, 77, p. 026219, 2008

16. A. Luque, F. Brau, U. Ebert
   "Saffman-Taylor streamer discharges: a study on interacting streamers"
Physical Review E, 78, p. 016206, 2008

15. A. Luque, U. Ebert
   "Interacting streamers in air: the evolution of the space-charge layer in their heads"
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 36, p. 914, 2008

14. A. Luque, U. Ebert, W. Hundsdorfer
   "Interaction of streamers in air and other oxygen-nitrogen mixtures"
Physical Review Letters, 101, p. 075005, 2008

13. A. Luque, V. Ratushnaya, U. Ebert
   "Positive and negative streamers in ambient air: modeling evolution and velocities"
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 41, p. 234005, 2008

12. A. Luque, C. Montijn, U. Ebert, W. Hundsdorfer
   "Photoionization in negative streamers: Fast computations and two propagation modes"
Applied Physics Letters 90, 081501, 2007

11. A. Luque, H. Schamel, B. Eliasson, P.K. Shukla
   "Kinetic electrostatic structures in current-carrying pair plasmas"
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 48, L57, 2006

10. A. Luque, H. Schamel, B. Eliasson, P.K. Shukla
   "Nonlinear instability and saturation of linearly stable current-carrying pair plasmas"
Physics of Plasmas 12, 122307, 2005

9. H. Schamel and A. Luque
   "Nonlinear growth of trapped particle modes in linearly stable, current-carrying plasmas"
Space Science Reviews 121, 313, 2005

8. A. Luque and H. Schamel
   "Electrostatic trapping as a key to the dynamics of plasmas, fluids and other collective systems"
Physics Reports 415, 261, 2005

7. H. Schamel and A. Luque
   "Kinetic theory of periodic hole and double layer equilibria in pair plasmas"
New Journal of Physics 7, 69, 2005

6. H. Schamel and A. Luque
   "On the (de)focusing nature of wall impedances for hadron beams in circular accelerators and storage rings"
New Journal of Physics 6, 113, 2004

5. M. Blaskiewicz, J. Wei, A. Luque, H. Schamel
   "Longitudinal solitons in bunched beams"
Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 7, 044402, 2004

4. A. Luque, H. Schamel and R. Fedele
   "Quantum corrected electron holes"
Physics Letters A 324, 185, 2004

3. M. Blaskiewicz, J. M. Brennan, P. Cameron, W. Fischer, J. Wei, A. Luque and H. Schamel
   "Longitudinal solitons in RHIC"
Proc. of the 2003 Particle Accelerator Conf. 2003

2. A. Luque, H. Schamel and J.M. Grießmeier
   "A systematic search for new kinetic structures in collisionless current-carrying plasmas"
Physics of Plasmas 9, 4841, 2002

1. J.M. Grießmeier, A. Luque and H. Schamel
   "Theory of negative energy holes in current-carrying plasmas"
Physics of Plasmas 9, 3816, 2002