Hello. This is Chen Shi.

Email 
cshi1993@g.ucla.edu 
Office 
595 Charles Young Drive East,
Geology 6697 Los Angeles, CA 90095 
I am now a postdoc at
Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, UCLA.
My advisor is
Marco Velli and my research focuses on solar physics, especially
topics on solar wind turbulence and magnetic reconnection.
Publications
 Oblique Tearing Mode Instability: Guide Field and Hall Effect, Chen Shi, Marco Velli, Fulvia Pucci, Anna Tenerani & Maria Elena Innocenti, 2020, ApJ, 902, 2
 Propagation of Alfvén waves in the expanding solar wind with the fastslow stream interaction, Chen Shi, Marco Velli, Anna Tenerani, Franco Rappazzo & Victor Réville, 2020, ApJ, 888, 2
 Fast Recursive Reconnection and the Hall Effect: HallMHD Simulations, Chen Shi, Anna Tenerani, Marco Velli & San Lu, 2019, ApJ, 883, 172
 Marginal Stability of SweetParker Type Current Sheets at Low Lundquist Numbers, Chen Shi, Marco Velli & Anna Tenerani, 2018, ApJ, 859, 83
 Onset of fast magnetic reconnection and particle energization in laboratory and space plasmas, Fulvia Pucci, Marco Velli, Chen Shi, et al., 2020, Journal of Plasma Physics, 86(6), 535860601
 Tearing Instability and Periodic Density Perturbations in the Slow Solar Wind, Victor Réville, Marco Velli, Alexis P. Rouillard, et al., 2020, ApJL, 895, 1
 The role of Alfvén wave dynamics on the large scale properties of the solar wind: comparing a MHD simulation with PSP E1 data, Victor Réville, Marco Velli, Olga Panasenco, et al., 2020, ApJS, 246, 2
 Magnetic Field Kinks and Folds in the Solar Wind, Anna Tenerani, Marco Velli, Lorenzo Matteini, et al., 2020, ApJS, 246, 2
 Exploring Solar Wind Origins and Connecting Plasma Flows from the Parker Solar Probe to 1 au: Nonspherical Source Surface and Alfvénic Fluctuations, Olga Panasenco, Marco Velli, Raffaella D'Amicis, et al., 2020, ApJS, 246, 2
 The Geometry of an Electron Scale Magnetic Cavity in the Plasma Sheet, H. Liu, Q.G. Zong, H. Zhang, et al., 2019, GRL, 46
 Turbulence and Particle Acceleration in Collisionless Magnetic Reconnection: Effects of Temperature Inhomogeneity across Prereconnection Current Sheet, San Lu, V. Angelopoulos, A. V. Artemyev, et al., 2019, ApJ, 878, 109
My Notes
 Lecture slides: Tearing Mode Instability in Magnetohydrodynamic Current Sheets
 Material derivatives of the line, surface and volume elements inside a fluid
 Frozenin theorem of MHD fluids
 Proof of Klimontovich equation
 Characteristics form of the equation for an adiabatic neutral gas
 Generalized Ohm's Law of a plasma
 Hall MHD and the whistler/ioncyclotron waves
 MHD equations derived from Vlasov equation
 Derivation of the governing equation for 2D KelvinHelmholtz instability
 Basic concepts on turbulence and introduction to Kolmogorov's theory