Selected Publications

''A statistical survey of radiation belt dropouts observed by Van Allen Probes''

Xiang, Z., Tu, W., Ni, B., Henderson, M. G., & Cao, X.

Geophysical Research Letters, 45, (2018)

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''Quantifying the precipitation loss of radiation belt electrons during a rapid dropout event''

Pham, K. H., Tu, W., and Xiang, Z.

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2017JA024519 (2017)

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''Understanding the mechanisms of radiation belt dropouts observed by Van Allen Probes''

Xiang, Z., Tu, W., Li, X., Ni, B., Morley, S. K., and Baker, D. N.

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2017JA024487 (2017)

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''Simultaneous event-specific estimates of transport, loss, and source rates for relativistic outer radiation belt electrons''

Schiller, Q., W. Tu, A. F. Ali, X. Li, H. C. Godinez, D. L. Turner, S. K. Morley, and M. G. Henderson

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JA023093 (2017)

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''On the calculation of electric diffusion coefficient of radiation belt electrons with in situ electric field measurements by THEMIS''

Liu, W., W. Tu, X. Li, T. Sarris, Y. Khotyaintsev, H. Fu, H. Zhang, and Q. Shi

Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2015GL067398 (2016)

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''RAM-SCB simulations of electron transport and plasma wave scattering during the October 2012 “double-dip” storm''

Jordanova, V. K., W. Tu, Y. Chen, S. K. Morley, A.-D. Panaitescu, G. D. Reeves, and C. A. Kletzing

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, doi:10.1002/2016JA022470 (2016)

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''Effects of magnetic drift shell splitting on electron diffusion in the radiation belts''

Zheng L., A.A. Chan, T.P. O'Brien, W. Tu, G.S. Cunningham, J.M. Albert, and S.R. Elkington

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, doi:10.1002/2016JA023438 (2016)

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''Magnetic field power spectra and magnetic radial diffusion coefficients using CRRES magnetometer data''

Ali, A. F., S. R. Elkington, W. Tu, L. G. Ozeke, A. A. Chan, and R. H. W. Friedel

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, doi:10.1002/2014JA020419 (2015)

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''Modeling the loss of inner belt protons by magnetic field line curvature scattering''

Tu, W., M. M. Cowee, and K. Liu

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, doi:10.1002/2014JA019864 (2014)

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''Event-specific chorus wave and electron seed population models in DREAM3D using the Van Allen Probes''

Tu, W., G. S. Cunningham, Y. Chen, S. K. Morley, G. D. Reeves, J. B. Blake, D. N. Baker, and H. Spence

Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, doi:10.1002/2013GL058819 (2014)

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''A nonstorm time enhancement of relativistic electrons in the outer radiation belt''

Schiller, Q., X. Li, L. Blum, W. Tu, D. L. Turner, and J. B. Blake

Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, doi:10.1002/2013GL058485 (2014)

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''Evolution of relativistic outer belt electrons during extended quiescent period''

Jaynes, A. N., X. Li, Q. Schiller, L. Blum, W. Tu, D. Malaspina, D. Turner, B. Ni, J. Bortnik, D. Baker, S. Kanekal, B. Blake, and J. Wygant

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1002/2014JA020125 (2014)

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''Modeling radiation belt electron dynamics during GEM challenge intervals with the DREAM3D diffusion model''

Tu, W., G. S. Cunningham, Y. Chen, M. G. Henderson, E. Camporeale, and G. D. Reeves

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, doi:10.1002/jgra.50560 (2013)

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''First Results from CSSWE CubeSat: Characteristics of Relativistic Electrons in the Near-Earth Environment During the October 2012 Magnetic Storms''

X. Li, Q. Schiller, L. Blum, S. Califf, H. Zhao, W. Tu, D. L. Turner, D. Gerhardt, S. Palo, S. Kanekal, D. N. Baker, J. Fennell, J. B. Blake, M. Looper, G. D. Reeves, and H. Spence

J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, doi:10.1002/2013JA019342 (2013)

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''Quantifying radial diffusion coefficients of radiation belt electrons based on global MHD simulation and spacecraft measurements''

Tu, W., S. R. Elkington, X. Li, W. Liu, and J. Bonnell

J. Geophys. Res., 117, A10210, doi:10.1029/2012JA017901 (2012)

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''Colorado Student Space Weather Experiment: Differential Flux Measurements of Energetic Particles in a Highly Inclined Low Earth Orbit''

Li, X., Palo, S., Kohnert, R., Gerhardt, D., Blum, L., Schiller, Q., Turner, D., Tu, W., Sheiko, N. and Cooper, C. S.

Published in AGU Monograph ''Dynamics of the Earth's Radiation Belts and Inner Magnetosphere'' (eds D. Summers, I. R. Mann, D. N. Baker and M. Schulz), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2012GM001313 (2012)

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''Comparison of energetic electron flux and phase space density in the magnetosheath and in the magnetosphere''

Luo, B., X. Li, W. Tu, J. Gong, S. Liu

J. Geophys. Res., 117, A05214, doi:10.1029/2012JA017520 (2012)

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''Adiabatic effects on radiation belt electrons at low altitude''

Tu, W. and X. Li

J. Geophys. Res., 116, A09201, doi:10.1029/2011JA016468 (2011)

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''On energetic electrons (>38 keV) in the central plasma sheet: Data analysis and modeling''

Luo, B., W. Tu, X. Li, J. Gong, S. Liu, E. Burin des Roziers, and D. N. Baker

J. Geophys. Res., 116, A09220, doi:10.1029/2011JA016562 (2011)

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''Multispacecraft observations of a foreshock-induced magnetopause disturbance exhibiting distinct plasma flows and an intense density compression''

Turner, D. L., S. Eriksson, T. D. Phan, V. Angelopoulos, W. Tu, W. Liu, X. Li, W.-L. Teh, J.P. McFadden, and K.-H. Glassmeier

J. Geophys. Res., 116, A04230, doi:10.1029/2010JA015668 (2011)

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''Quantification of the precipitation loss of radiation belt electrons observed by SAMPEX''

Tu, W., R. Selesnick, X. Li, and M. Looper

J. Geophys. Res., 115, A07210, doi:10.1029/2009JA014949 (2010)

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''Storm-dependent radiation belt electron dynamics''

Tu, W., X. Li, Y. Chen, G. D. Reeves, and M. Temerin

J. Geophys. Res., 114, A02217, doi:10.1029/2008JA013480 (2009)

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''Modeling the deep penetration of outer belt electrons during the “Halloween” magnetic storm in 2003''

X. Li, A. B. Barker, D. N. Baker, W. C. Tu, T. E. Sarris, R. S. Selesnick, R. Friedel, and C. Shen

Space Weather, 7, S02004, doi:10.1029/2008SW000418 (2009)

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''The study for the formation and loss mechanism of new proton radiation belt after Halloween storm in 2003''

Xie, L., W. Tu, X. Li, and Z. Pu

Chinese Journal of Geophysics, 52(5), P353 (2009)

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''NOAA/POES observation of the sources of the relativistic electron in the magnetosphere''

Xie, L., W. Tu, Zhang Hui, Pu Zu-Yin

Chinese Journal of Geophysics, 50, P1632-1638 (2007)

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