Imogen Gingell


Space scientist by day, game designer by night.


Science

Publications and public engagement for Imogen's work in space plasma physics.


Games

Table-top roleplaying game design, media and other content by Imogen.


Science


Imogen's work in space physics, covering the solar wind, shock waves, magnetospheres, and turbulence.


Publications

Schwartz, SJ, Kucharek, H, Farrugia, CJ, Trattner, K, Gingell, I, Ergun, RE, et al. (2021). Energy conversion within current sheets in the earth's quasi‐parallel magnetosheath. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2020GL091859. doi:10.1029/2020GL091859

Stawarz, JE, Matteini, L, Parashar, T. N, Franci, L, Eastwood, JP, Gonzalez, CA, Gingell, IL, et al. (2021). Comparative analysis of the various generalized Ohm's law terms in magnetosheath turbulence as observed by Magnetospheric Multiscale. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 126, e2020JA028447. doi:10.1029/2020JA028447

Liu TZ, Lu S, Turner DL, Gingell I, et al., 2020, Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) Observations of Magnetic Reconnection in Foreshock Transients, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 125, e2020JA027822, doi: 10.1029/2020JA027822

Gingell I, Schwartz SJ, Eastwood JP, et al., 2019, Statistics of reconnecting current sheets in the transition region of earth's bow shock, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 125, e2019JA027119, doi: 10.1029/2019JA027119

Stawarz, JE, Eastwood, JP, Phan, TD; Gingell, IL, et al., 2019, Properties of the Turbulence Associated with Electron-only Magnetic Reconnection in Earth’s Magnetosheath, Geophysical Review Letters, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 877 L37, doi: 10.3847/2041-8213/ab21c8

Gingell I, Schwartz SJ, Eastwood JP, et al., 2019, Observations of magnetic reconnection in the transition region of quasi‐parallel shocks, Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 1,177-1,184, doi: 10.1029/2018GL081804

Johlander A, Vaivads A, Khotyaintsev AV, Gingell I, et al., 2018, Shock ripples observed by the MMS spacecraft: ion reflection and dispersive properties, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, 60, 125006, doi: 10.1088/1361-6587/aae920

Schwartz SJ, Avanov L, Turner D, Zhang H, Gingell I, et al., 2018, Ion kinetics in a hot flow anomaly: MMS observations, Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 11,520-11,529. doi: 10.1029/2018GL080189

Gingell I, Schwartz SJ, Gershman DJ, et al., 2018, Production of negative hydrogen ions within the MMS Fast Plasma Investigation due to solar wind bombardment, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 123, 6161– 6170, doi: 10.1029/2018JA025341

Gingell I, Schwartz SJ, Burgess D, et al., 2017, MMS Observations and Hybrid Simulations of Surface Ripples at a Marginally Quasi-Parallel Shock, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, Volume 122, Issue 11, pp. 11,003-11,017, doi: 10.1002/2017JA024538

Gingell I, Sorriso-Valvo L, Burgess D, et al., 2017, Three-dimensional simulations of sheared current sheets: transition to turbulence?, Journal of Plasma Physics, Vol. 83, id. 705830104, doi: 10.1017/S0022377817000058

Burgess D, Hellinger P, Gingell I, et al., 2016, Microstructure in two- and three-dimensional hybrid simulations of perpendicular collisionless shocks, Journal of Plasma Physics, Vol. 82, Issue 4, article id. 905820401, 23 pp., doi: 10.1017/S0022377816000660

Burgess D, Gingell I, Matteini L, 2016, Multiple current sheet systems in the outer heliosphere: energy release and turbulence, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 822, Issue 1, article id. 38, 9 pp., doi: 10.3847/0004-637X/822/1/38

Johlander A, Schwartz SJ, Vaivads A, Khotyaintsev YV, Gingell I, et al., 2016, Rippled Quasiperpendicular Shock Observed by the Magnetospheric Multiscale Spacecraft, Physical Review Letters, Volume 117, Issue 16, id.165101, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.165101

Burgess D, Hellinger P, Gingell I, Travnicek PM, et al., 2016, Microstructure in two- and three-dimensional hybrid simulations of perpendicular collisionless shocks, Journal of Plasma Physics, Volume 82, Issue 4, article id. 905820401, 23 pp., doi: 10.1017/S0022377816000660

Gingell I, Sundberg T, Burgess D, 2015, The impact of a hot sodium ion population on the growth of the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability in Mercury's magnetotail, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, Volume 120, Issue 7, pp. 5432-5442, doi: 10.1002/2015JA021433

Gingell I, Burgess D, Matteini L, 2015, The three-dimensional evolution of ion-scale current sheets: tearing and drift-kink instabilities in the presence of proton temperature anisotropy, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 802, Issue 1, article id. 4, 10 pp., doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/802/1/4

Gingell I, Chapman SC, Dendy RO, 2014, Plasma blob formation by ion kinetic Kelvin-Helmholtz and interchange instabilities, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, vol. 56, issue 3, p. 035012, doi: 10.1088/0741-3335/56/3/035012

Gingell I, Chapman SC, Dendy RO, 2013, Plasma heating by ion gyro-scale blobs in the kinetic and fluid regimes, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Volume 55, Issue 5, article id. 055010, doi: 10.1088/0741-3335/55/5/055010

Gingell I, Chapman SC, Dendy RO, Brady CSet al., 2012, Transport and evolution of ion gyro-scale plasma blobs in perpendicular magnetic fields, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Volume 54, Issue 6, article id. 065005, 11 pp., doi: 10.1088/0741-3335/54/6/065005

Games


Manifest Zone

The Eberron podcast that explores the tabletop fantasy RPG setting with setting creator Keith Baker, and co-hosts Wayne Chang and Imogen Gingell.

DM's Guild

Imogen has published several bestiaries, adventures and other products for D&D 5th Edition on the DM's Guild.
Click Here to see her full list publications on the Guild, or follow the links below!