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of Simen Ådnøy Ellingsen (PhD, PhD)




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PHYSICS PUBLICATIONS  
Unpublished Preprints   (none at the moment)
2017  
Y. Li, B. K. Smeltzer, S. ┼. Ellingsen Transient wave resistance upon a real shear current
European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids (in press)
ArXiv: physics.flu-dyn/1708.09600
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” (10 MB)
Degree: Ph.D.
Date awarded: September 2009
Examiners: Dr. Charles D. Ferguson, Dr. Graham Spinardi
Institution: Department of War Studies, King's College London.
Note: Reformatted version; 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.