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of Simen Ådnøy Ellingsen (PhD, PhD)





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PHYSICS PUBLICATIONS  
Unpublished Preprints (in review)   (none at the moment)
2020  
A. H. Akselsen, S. ┼. Ellingsen “Langmuir-type vortices in wall-bounded flows driven by a criss-cross wavy wall topography”

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 900 A19 (2020)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1909.05678
P. Maxwell, S. ┼. Ellingsen “Path-Following Methods for Calculating Linear Surface Wave Dispersion Relations on Vertical Shear Flows”

Water Waves (volume to be assigned)
Read online (free)
ArXiv: math.NA/1905.03187
P. Maxwell, B. K. Smeltzer, S. ┼. Ellingsen “The error in predicted phase velocity of surface waves atop a shear current with uncertainty”

Water Waves 2 79-112 (2020)
Read online (free)
2019  
B. K. Smeltzer, E. Ăs°y, A. ┼dn°y, S. ┼. Ellingsen An improved method for determining near-surface currents from wave dispersion measurements

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 124 8832-8851 (2019)
ArXiv: physics.ao-ph/1901.06280
A. H. Akselsen, S. ┼. Ellingsen “Sheared free-surface flow over three-dimensional obstructions of finite amplitude”

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 878 740-767 (2019)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1909.05678
B. K. Smeltzer, E. Ăs°y, S. ┼. Ellingsen “Observation of surface wave patterns modified by sub-surface shear currents”

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 873 508-530 (2019)
Read online (free).
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1904.02498
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen A framework for modelling linear surface waves on shear currents in slowly varying waters

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 124 2527-2545 (2019)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1901.06280
A. H. Akselsen, S. ┼. Ellingsen “Weakly non-linear transient waves on a shear current: Ring waves and skewed Langmuir rolls”

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 863 114-149 (2019)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1811.09396
Y. Li, B. K. Smeltzer, S. ┼. Ellingsen Transient wave resistance upon a real shear current

European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids 73 180-192 (2019)
(Note: accepted and available online since summer 2017)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1708.09600
2018  
CONFERENCE PAPERS
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen “Surface waves generated by a translating and oscillating source atop realistic shear flows

in Proceedings of the 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE), June 17-22, 2018, Madrid, Spain.
Paper OMAE2018-78560.
Pdf version © ASME.
2017  
S. ┼. Ellingsen, Y. Li Approximate dispersion relations for waves on arbitrary shear flows

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 122 9889ľ9905 (2017)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1711.02914
Pdf version © AGU.
B. K. Smeltzer, S. ┼. Ellingsen Surface waves on currents with arbitrary vertical shear

Physics of Fluids 29 047102 (2017)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1610.04150
CONFERENCE PAPERS
B. K. Smeltzer, Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen Effect on Doppler Resonance from a Near-Surface Shear Layer

in Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE), June 25-30, 2017, Trondheim, Norway.
Paper OMAE2017-61231.
Pdf version © ASME.
2016  
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen Multiple resonances of a moving, oscillating surface disturbance on a shear current

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 808 668-689 (2016)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
S. ┼. Ellingsen, P. A. Tyvand Oscillating line source in a shear flow with a free surface: critical layer-like contributions

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 798 201-231 (2016)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1604.06672
S. ┼. Ellingsen, P. A. Tyvand Waves from an oscillating point source with a free surface in the presence of a shear current

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 798 232-255 (2016)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1604.06680
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen
Ship waves on uniform shear current at finite depth: wave resistance and critical velocity

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 791 156-160 (2016)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.

On the cover of J. Fluid Mech. vol 791.
S. ┼. Ellingsen Oblique waves on a vertically sheared current are rotational

European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids 56 156-160 (2016)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1511.02584
CONFERENCE PAPERS
S. ┼. Ellingsen, P. A. Tyvand Oscillating sources in a shear flow with a free surface

in Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Hydrodynamics, Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands, September 18-23 2016, Paper 49.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1611.10063
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen Dispersion relations of waves generated by a travelling oscillating disturbance on a shear current

in Proceedings of the 31st International Workshop on Water Waves and Floating Bodies (IWWWFB), Plymouth, Mi, USA, April 3-6 2016, Abstract 24.
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen Effect of anisotropic shape on ship wakes in presence of shear current of uniform vorticity”

in Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE). Volume 7: Ocean Engineering, Busan, South Korea, June 19-26 2016.
Paper No. OMAE2016-54250, pp. V007T06A002
2015  
K. A. Milton, E. K. Abalo, P. Parashar, N. Pourtolami, I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Three-body effects in Casimir-Polder repulsion

Physical Review A 91 042510 (2015)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1502.06129
CONFERENCE PAPERS
S. ┼. Ellingsen, Y. Li Ship waves at finite depth in the presence of uniform vorticity

in Proceedings of the 30th International Workshop on Water Waves and Floating Bodies (IWWWFB), Bristol, UK, April 12-15 2015, pp. 57-60
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen Waves in presence of shear current with uniform vorticity

in Proceedings of the 8th National Conference on Computational Mechanics (MekIT'15), Trondheim, Norway, May 18-19 2015, pp. 295-306,
Y. Li, S. ┼. Ellingsen Initial value problems for water waves in the presence of a shear current

in Proceedings of the 25th International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE-2015), Kona, Hawaii June 21-26 2015, Vol.~3, pp. 543-549
F. Urdal, T. Utstumo, J. K. Vatne, S. ┼. Ellingsen and J. T. Gravdahl Design and Control of Precision Drop-on-demand Herbicide Application in Agricultural Robotics

in Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics & Vision (ICARCV) Singapore December 10-12 2014, pp. 1689-1694.
2014  
S. ┼. Ellingsen Initial surface disturbance on a shear current: the Cauchy-Poisson problem with a twist

Physics of Fluids 26 082104 (2014)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1407.5781
S. ┼. Ellingsen
Ship waves in the presence of uniform vorticity

Journal of Fluid Mechanics (JFM Rapids) 742 R2 (2014)
Pdf version © Cambridge University Press.
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1401.1682

On the cover of J. Fluid Mech. vol 742.
S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik How linear surface waves are affected by a current with constant vorticity

European Journal of Physics 35 025005 (2014)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1311.1073
S. ┼. Ellingsen and P.-┼. Krogstad Nonextensive statistical dynamics applied to wall turbulence

Transactions of the Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters 2014(3) 41-50 (2014)
[Contribution to festschrift dedicated to Professor J.S. H°ye]
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1402.2150
2013  
S. ┼. Ellingsen Theory of microdroplet and microbubble deformation by a Gaussian laser beam

Journal of the Optical Society of America B 80 1694 (2013)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1212.2756

Selected for The Virtual Journal of Biomedical Optics vol. 8 issue 7 (2013).
S. ┼. Ellingsen, H. I. Andersson Mixing layer between two co-current Taylor-Couette flows

European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids 37 23 (2013)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1206.0132
N. S. Aanensen, S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik Theoretical considerations of laser induced liquid-liquid interface deformation

Physica Scripta 87 055402 (2013)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1303.3360
M. Bostr÷m, C. Persson, D. F. Parsons, S. ┼. Ellingsen, B. E. Sernelius Atmospheric water droplets can catalyse atom pair break-up via surface induced resonance repulsion

Europhysics Letters (EPL) 101 43002 (2013)
2012  
S. ┼. Ellingsen Microdroplet oscillations during optical pulling

Physics of Fluids 24 022002 (2012)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1111.0215

Selected for Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology vol. 25 issue 11 (2012).
S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik Static and dynamic response of a fluid-fluid interface to electric point and line charge

Annals of Physics 327 2899 (2012)
ArXiv: cond-mat.soft/1107.0217
M. Bostr÷m, S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik, M. Dou, C. Persson, B. E. Sernelius Casimir attractive-repulsive transition in MEMS

European Physical Journal B 85 377 (2012)
ArXiv: cond-mat.mes-hall/1209.5848
M. Bostr÷m, S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik, D. F. Parsons, B. E. Sernelius Sign of the Casimir-Polder interaction between atoms and oil-water interfaces: Subtle dependence on dielectric properties

Physical Review A 85 064501 (2012)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1205.6901
S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik Electrostrictive counter-force on fluid microdroplet in short laser pulse
Optics Letters 37 1928 (2012)
ArXiv: physics.optics/1203.5007

Selected for Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics vol. 7 issue 8 (2012).
S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel, S. ┼. Ellingsen, K. Hornberger, A. Jacob Casimir-Polder interaction of fullerene molecules with surfaces

Physical Review A 85 042513 (2012)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1202.1982
V. D. Narasimhamurthy, S. ┼. Ellingsen, H. I. Andersson Bilateral shear layer between two parallel Couette flows

Physical Review E 85 036302 (2012)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1202.5842
S. ┼. Ellingsen, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Casimir-Polder energy level shifts of an out-of-equilibrium particle near a microsphere

Physical Review A 85 022503 (2012)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1107.2290
CONFERENCE PAPERS
K. A. Milton, I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Thermal Issues in Casimir Forces Between Conductors and Semiconductors

Physica Scripta T151 014070 (2012)
[Contribution to proceedings of Frontiers of Quantum and Mesoscopic Thermodynamics, Prague, July 2011]
Selected for Physica Scripta's Best of 2012 collection
ArXiv: hep-th/1205.4903
K. A. Milton, E. K. Abalo, P. Parashar, N. Pourtolami, I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Repulsive Casimir and Casimir-Polder Forces

Journal of Physics A 45 374006 (2012)
[Contribution to a special issue of J. Phys. A in honour of Stuart Dowker]
ArXiv: hep-th/1202.6415
K. A. Milton, E. K. Abalo, P. Parashar, N. Pourtolami, I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Repulsive Casimir effects

International Journal of Modern Physics A 27 1260014 (2012)
[Proceedings of QFEXT11, Benasque, Spain 2011]
ArXiv: hep-th/1111.5367
2011  
S. ┼. Ellingsen, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Temperature-independent Casimir-Polder forces in arbitrary geometries

Physical Review A (Rapid Communication) 84 060501(R) (2011)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1106.5015
S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik Electrostrictive fluid pressure from a laser beam

Physics of Fluids 23 096101 (2011)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1108.4510
I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Electromagnetic Momentum Conservation in Media

Annals of Physics 326 754 (2011)
ArXiv: physics.optics/1007.4403

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K. A. Milton, E. K. Abalo, P. Parashar, N. Pourtolami, I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Casimir-Polder repulsion near edges: wedge apex and a screen with an aperture

Physical Review A 83 062507 (2011)
ArXiv: hep-th/1103.4386
CONFERENCE PAPERS
K. A. Milton, J. Wagner, P. Parashar, I. Cavero-Pelßez, I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Multiple Scattering: Dispersion, Temperature Dependence, and Annular Pistons

in Odintsov, Sßez-Gˇmez and Xambo-Descamps (eds.) Cosmology, Quantum Vacuum and Zeta Functions: in Honor of Emilio Elizalde vol. 137 of Springer Proceedings in Physics (Springer, Berlin, 2011) pp. 99-113
ArXiv: hep-th/1007.3462
2010  
S. ┼. Ellingsen, S. Buhmann, S. Scheel Temperature-independent Casimir-Polder forces despite large thermal photon numbers

Physical Review Letters 104 223003 (2010)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1003.1261
S. ┼. Ellingsen, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Casimir-Polder potential and transition rate in resonating cylindrical cavities

Physical Review A 82 032516 (2010)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1007.1065
F. Intravaia, S. ┼. Ellingsen, C. Henkel Casimir-Foucault interaction: Free energy and entropy at low temperature

Physical Review A 82 032504 (2010)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1005.1630
J. A. Crosse, S. ┼. Ellingsen, K. Clements,
S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel
Thermal Casimir-Polder shifts in Rydberg atoms near metallic surfaces

Physical Review A (Rapid Communication) 82 010901(R) (2010)
ArXiv: quant-ph/1005.2485
See also: Erratum.
I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Possibility of Measuring the Abraham Force using Whispering Gallery Modes

Physical Review A 81 063830 (2010)
ArXiv: physics.optics/1003.4938
S. ┼. Ellingsen, K. S. Gjerden, M. Gr°va, A. Hansen Model for density waves in gravity-driven granular flow in narrow pipes

Physical Review E 81 061302 (2010)
ArXiv: cond-mat.soft/1001.0669
S. ┼. Ellingsen, I. Brevik, K. A. Milton Casimir effect at nonzero temperature for wedges and cylinders

Physical Review D 81 065031 (2010)
ArXiv: hep-th/1001.2630
I. Brevik, S. ┼. Ellingsen Transverse radiation force in a tailored optical fiber

Physical Review A (Rapid Communication) 81 011806(R) (2010)
ArXiv: physics.optics/0912.2247
CONFERENCE PAPERS
S. Å. Ellingsen, Y. Sherkunov, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Casimir-Polder Potential in Thermal Non-Equilibrium

in Proceedings of the Ninth Conference on Quantum Field Theory Under the Influence of External Conditions (QFEXT09) edited by K. A. Milton and M. Bordag (World Scientific, New Jersey, 2010) pp. 168-177
ArXiv: quant-ph/0910.5608
I. Brevik, S. Å. Ellingsen, K. A. Milton Electromagnetic Casimir Effect in Wedge Geometry and the Energy-Momentum Tensor in Media

International Journal of Modern Physics A 25 2270 (2010);
and
Proceedings of the Ninth Conference on Quantum Field Theory Under the Influence of External Conditions (QFEXT09) edited by K. A. Milton and M. Bordag (World Scientific, New Jersey, 2010) pp. 158-167
ArXiv: hep-th/0911.2688
2009  
S. Å. Ellingsen, I. Brevik, K. A. Milton Electromagnetic Casimir Effect in a Medium-Filled Wedge II

Physical Review E 80 021125 (2009)
ArXiv: hep-th/0905.2088
S. Å. Ellingsen, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Enhancement of thermal Casimir-Polder potentials of ground-state polar molecules in a planar cavity

Physical Review A 80 022901 (2009)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0906.2272
S. Å. Ellingsen, S. Y. Buhmann, S. Scheel Dynamics of thermal Casimir-Polder forces on polar molecules

Physical Review A 79 052903 (2009)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0812.1914
I. Brevik, S. Å. Ellingsen, K. A. Milton Electromagnetic Casimir Effect in a Medium-Filled Wedge

Physical Review E 79 041120 (2009)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0901.4214
I. Brevik, S. A. Ellingsen Comment on «Casimir Force Acting on Magnetodielectric Bodies Embedded in Media»

Physical Review A 79 027801 (2009)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0806.2927
CONFERENCE PAPERS
S. Å. Ellingsen The Casimir frequency spectrum: can it be observed?
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 161 012011 (2009)
[Proceedings of "60 years of Casimir effect", Brasilia, Brazil 2008]
S. Å. Ellingsen, I. Brevik, J. S. Høye, K. A. Milton Low temperature Casimir-Lifshitz free energy and entropy: the case of poor conductors

Journal of Physics: Conference Series 161 012010 (2009)
[Proceedings of "60 years of Casimir effect", Brasilia, Brazil 2008]
ArXiv: quant-ph/0809.0763
2008  
S. A. Ellingsen Nernst's heat theorem for Casimir-Lifshitz free energy

Physical Review E 78 021120 (2008)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0710.1015
S. A. Ellingsen, I. Brevik, J. S. Høye, K. A. Milton Temperature correction to Casimir-Lifshitz free energy at low temperatures: semiconductors

Physical Review E 78 021117 (2008)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0805.3065
S. A. Ellingsen Frequency spectrum of the Casimir force: interpretation and a paradox

Europhysics Letters 83 053001 (2008)
Selected for EPL's Best of 2008 collection
ArXiv: quant-ph/0804.2554
CONFERENCE PAPERS & FESTSCHRIFT
S. Å. Ellingsen Casimir Lifshitz pressure and free energy: exploring a simple model

in The Casimir Effect and Cosmology: A volume in honour of Professor Iver H. Brevik on the occasion of his 70th birthday edited by S. Odintsov, E. Elizalde and O.G. Gorbunova (Tomsk State Pedagogical University Press, Tomsk, Russia, 2008) pp.45-60
ArXiv: quant-ph/0811.1427
I. Brevik, S. A. Ellingsen, J. S. Høye, K. A. Milton Analytical and numerical demonstration of how the Drude dispersive model satisfies Nernst's theorem for the Casimir entropy

Journal of Physics A 41 164017 (2008)
[Proceedings of QFEXT07, Leipzig, Germany 2007]
ArXiv: quant-ph/0710.4882
2007  
J. S. Høye, I. Brevik, S. A. Ellingsen, J. B. Aarseth Analytic and Numerical Verification of the Nernst Theorem for Metals

Physical Review E 75 051127 (2007)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0703174

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S. A. Ellingsen, I. Brevik Casimir force on real materials - the slab and cavity geometry

Journal of Physics A 40 3643 (2007)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0611030
S. A. Ellingsen Casimir attraction in multilayered plane parallel magnetodielectric systems

Journal of Physics A 40 1951 (2007)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0607157
2006  
I. Brevik, S. A. Ellingsen, K. A. Milton Thermal Corrections to the Casimir Effect

New Journal of Physics 8 236 (2006)
ArXiv: quant-ph/0605005
SOCIAL SCIENCE PUBLICATIONS
S. A. Ellingsen Deliberations of a Nuclear Terrorist: Patience or Opportunism?

Defense & Security Analysis 26:4 353 (2010)
S. A. Ellingsen Safeguards against nuclear terrorism: HEU vs Plutonium

Defense & Security Analysis 24:2 129 (2008)
BOOK  
S. A. ┼. Ellingsen Nuclear Terrorism and Rational Choice
(Lambert Academic Publishing, 2011)
My PhD thesis from King's published as book (see theses below).
ISBN: 978-3-8443-9426-9.
THESES  
S. ┼. Ellingsen Dispersion Forces in Micromechanics: Casimir and Casimir-Polder forces affected by geometry and temperature
Degree: Ph.D.
Date awarded: March 2011
Examiners: Prof. Bo Sernelius, Prof. Finn Ravndal.
Institution: Department of Energy and Process Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway.
Available from author and public libraries (Norway).
S. A. Ellingsen Nuclear Terrorism and Rational Choice
Degree: Ph.D.
Date awarded: September 2009
Examiners: Dr. Charles D. Ferguson, Dr. Graham Spinardi
Institution: Department of War Studies, King's College London.
Reformatted, more readable version (10 MB); page numbers differ from official submission.
S. A. Ellingsen Casimir Effect in Plane Parallel Geometry
Degree: M.Sc. (Norwegian: Sivilingeni°r)
Date awarded: June 2006
Institution: Department of Physics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway.
Available from author
BOOK REVIEWS
S. A. Ellingsen (review of Jack Caravelli «Nuclear Insecurity»)
Defense & Security Analysis 24:3 333 (2008)
S. A. Ellingsen Strenghtening the Second Line of Defense
(review of Michael Levi «On Nuclear Terrorism»)
Nonproliferation Review 15:2 399 (2008)
COLOUR LEGEND
Fluid mechanics, optofluidics, granular flow.
Engineering.
Casimir-Polder and van der Waals forces.
The Casimir effect.
Electromagnetics in media, optics.
Political science: Nuclear terrorism.