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Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Career

  • 2012 - now  :  University Lecturer, DAMTP & Fellow of Girton College, Cambridge
  • 2010 - 2012 :  Research Associate, DAMTP, Cambridge
  • 2007 - 2010 :  Postdoctoral Researcher, ENS, Paris

Research

Henrik is a member of the Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics research group. His current research interests are

  • Structure formation in Saturn's rings
  • Protoplanetary disks and planet formation
  • The magnetohydrodynamics of accretion disks
  • Instabilities, waves, and turbulence

Selected Publications

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Publications

Meteoroid Bombardment and Ballistic Transport in Planetary Rings
PR Estrada, RH Durisen, HN Latter
(2018)
198
Vortices and the saturation of the vertical shear instability in protoplanetary discs
HN Latter, J Papaloizou
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2018)
474,
3110
Local models of astrophysical discs
HN Latter, J Papaloizou
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2017)
472,
1432
Gravito-turbulence and the excitation of small-scale parametric instability in astrophysical discs
A Riols, H Latter, S-J Paardekooper
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2017)
471,
317
Magnetorotational instability and dynamo action in gravito-turbulent astrophysical discs
A Riols, H Latter
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2017)
474,
2212
MRI turbulence and thermal instability in accretion discs
J Ross, HN Latter, M Tehranchi
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2017)
468,
2401
Turbulent fluctuations and the excitation of Z Cam outbursts
J Ross, HN Latter
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2017)
470,
34
On dust–gas gravitational instabilities in protoplanetary discs
HN Latter, R Rosca
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2017)
464,
1923
On the survival of zombie vortices in protoplanetary discs
GRJ Lesur, H Latter
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2016)
462,
4549
Magnetorotationally driven wind cycles in local disc models
A Riols, GI Ogilvie, H Latter, JP Ross
– Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
(2016)
463,
3096
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Research Group

Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics

Room

F1.19

Telephone

01223 337907