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Dr Eamon Scullion

Associate Professor

Department: Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering

E_ScullionBetween 2007 and 2010, I completed a Ph.D.  in Solar Physics with thesis titled, “Investigating Jets in the lower-to-mid Solar Atmosphere: Observations and Numerical Simulations”. Between 2011 and 2013, I was awarded a post-doctoral research Fellowship position within the Institute for theoretical Astrophysics at the University of Oslo, Norway. From 2013 to 2015, I was awarded a 2-year Irish Research Council Post-doctoral Fellowship to carry out research at Trinity College Dublin (Rep. of Ireland).

I specialize in observational solar physics, which involves image processing and data analysis on high resolution observations of the lower atmosphere of the Sun. 

Campus Address

Room 126, Pandon Building
Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8ST

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Implications of spicule activity on coronal loop heating and catastrophic cooling, Nived, V., Scullion, E., Doyle, J., Susino, R., Antolin, P., Spadaro, D., Sasso, C., Sahin, S., Mathioudakis, M. 1 Feb 2022, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
  • Critical Science Plan for the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST), Rast, M., Bello González, N., Bellot Rubio, L., Cao, W., Cauzzi, G., DeLuca, E., De Pontieu, B., Fletcher, L., Gibson, S., Judge, P., Katsukawa, Y., Kazachenko, M., Khomenko, E., Landi, E., Martínez Pillet, V., Petrie, G., Qiu, J., Rachmeler, L., Rempel, M., Schmidt, W., Scullion, E., Sun, X., Welsch, B., Andretta, V., Antolin, P., Ayres, T., Balasubramaniam, K., Ballai, I., Berger, T., Bradshaw, S., Campbell, R., Carlsson, M., Casini, R., Centeno, R., Cranmer, S., Criscuoli, S., DeForest, C., Deng, Y., Erdélyi, R., Fedun, V., Fischer, C., González Manrique, S., Hahn, M., Harra, L., Henriques, V., Hurlburt, N., Jaeggli, S., Jafarzadeh, S., Jain, R., Liu, W., Morton, R., Sharma, R. Apr 2021, In: Solar Physics
  • 2D and 3D Analysis of a Torus-unstable Quiet-Sun Prominence Eruption, Rees-Crockford, T., Bloomfield, D., Scullion, E., Park, S. 30 Jun 2020, In: The Astrophysical Journal
  • Multiwavelength High-resolution Observations of Chromospheric Swirls in the Quiet Sun, Shetye, J., Verwichte, E., Stangalini, M., Judge, P., Doyle, J., Arber, T., Scullion, E., Wedemeyer, S. Aug 2019, In: The Astrophysical Journal
  • Observations and 3D Magnetohydrodynamic Modeling of a Confined Helical Jet Launched by a Filament Eruption, Doyle, L., Wyper, P., Scullion, E., Mclaughlin, J., Ramsay, G., Doyle, J. 26 Dec 2019, In: The Astrophysical Journal
  • A persistent quiet-Sun small-scale tornado. I. Characteristics and dynamics, Tziotziou, K., Tsiropoula, G., Kontogiannis, I., Scullion, E., Doyle, J. Oct 2018, In: Astronomy & Astrophysics
  • Convection-driven Generation of Ubiquitous Coronal Waves, Aschwanden, M., Gošic, M., Hurlburt, N., Scullion, E. 15 Oct 2018, In: The Astrophysical Journal
  • Investigating the rotational phase of stellar flares on M dwarfs using K2 short cadence data, Doyle, L., Ramsay, G., Doyle, J., Wu, K., Scullion, E. 21 Oct 2018, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
  • Predictions of DKIST/DL-NIRSP observations for an off-limb kink-unstable coronal loop, Snow, B., Botha, G., Scullion, E., McLaughlin, J., Young, P., Jaeggli, S. 22 Aug 2018, In: The Astrophysical Journal

  • Lauren Doyle Solar and stellar flares and their connection Start Date: 01/10/2016 End Date: 15/07/2020
  • Thomas Rees-Crockford Magnetohydrodynamic Instabilities in Solar Prominences Start Date: 07/11/2016 End Date: 21/01/2021

  • Applied Mathematics PhD June 30 2011
  • Member Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) 2007


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