School of Physics and Astronomy

Dr James Cho

James

Reader in Astrophysics and Mathematics

Email: j.cho@qmul.ac.uk
Telephone: 020 7882 3463
Room Number: G. O. Jones Building, Room 507

Research

Publications

  • Polichtchouk I, Cho JY-K (2016). Equatorial superrotation in Held and Suarez like flows with weak equator-to-pole surface temperature gradient. nameOfConference
  • Cho JY-K, Polichtchouk I, Thrastarson HT (2015). Sensitivity and variability redux in hot-Jupiter flow simulations. nameOfConference
  • Ollivier M, Puig L, Ribas I et al. (2015). The EChO science case. nameOfConference
  • Koskinen TT, Yelle RV, Lavvas P et al. (2014). ELECTRODYNAMICS ON EXTRASOLAR GIANT PLANETS. nameOfConference
  • Watkins C, Cho JY-K (2013). The vertical structure of Jupiter's equatorial zonal wind above the cloud deck, derived using mesoscale gravity waves. nameOfConference
  • Tinetti G, Beaulieu JP, Henning T et al. (2012). EChO : Exoplanet characterisation observatory. nameOfConference
  • Polichtchouk I, Cho JYK (2012). Baroclinic instability on hot extrasolar planets. nameOfConference
  • Beaulieu JP, Tinetti G, Kipping DM et al. (2011). METHANE IN THE ATMOSPHERE OF THE TRANSITING HOT NEPTUNE GJ436B?. nameOfConference
  • Thrastarson HT, Cho JYK (2011). RELAXATION TIME AND DISSIPATION INTERACTION IN HOT PLANET ATMOSPHERIC FLOW SIMULATIONS. nameOfConference
  • Tinetti G, Cho JY-K, Griffith CA et al. (2011). The science of EChO. nameOfConference
  • Crossfield IJM, Hansen BMS, Harrington J et al. (2010). A NEW24 mu m PHASE CURVE FOR upsilon ANDROMEDAE b. nameOfConference
  • Koskinen TT, Cho JYK, Achilleos N et al. (2010). IONIZATION OF EXTRASOLAR GIANT PLANET ATMOSPHERES. nameOfConference
  • Thrastarson HT, Cho JYK (2010). EFFECTS OF INITIAL FLOW ON CLOSE-IN PLANET ATMOSPHERIC CIRCULATION. nameOfConference
  • Watkins C, Cho JYK (2010). GRAVITY WAVES ON HOT EXTRASOLAR PLANETS. I. PROPAGATION AND INTERACTION WITH THE BACKGROUND. nameOfConference
  • Showman A, Cho JYK, Menou K (2010). Atmospheric Circulation of Exoplanets. nameOfConference
  • Schneider J, Boccaletti A, Mawet D et al. (2009). Super earth explorer: a coronagraphic off-axis space telescope. nameOfConference
  • Cho JYK (2008). Atmospheric dynamics of tidally synchronized extrasolar planets. nameOfConference
  • Rauscher E, Menou K, Cho JYK et al. (2008). On signatures of atmospheric features in thermal phase curves of hot Jupiters. nameOfConference
  • Cho JYK, Menou K, Hansen BMS et al. (2008). Atmospheric circulation of close-in extrasolar giant planets. I. Global, barotropic, adiabatic simulations. nameOfConference
  • Showman AP, Menou K, Cho JYK (2008). Atmospheric Circulation of Hot Jupiters: A Review of Current Understanding. nameOfConference
  • Rauscher E, Menou K, Seager S et al. (2007). Toward eclipse mapping of hot Jupiters. nameOfConference
  • Rauscher E, Menou K, Cho JYK et al. (2007). Hot jupiter variability in eclipse depth. nameOfConference
  • Harrington J, Hansen BM, Luszcz SH et al. (2006). The phase-dependent infrared brightness of the extrasolar planet upsilon Andromedae b. nameOfConference
  • Seager S, Richardson LJ, Hansen BMS et al. (2005). On the dayside thermal emission of hot jupiters. nameOfConference
  • Menou K, Cho JYK, Seager S et al. (2003). "Weather" variability of close-in extrasolar giant planets. nameOfConference
  • Cho JYK, Menou K, Hansen BMS et al. (2003). The changing face of the extrasolar giant planet HD 209458b. nameOfConference
  • Cho JYK, Juarez MD, Ingersoll AP et al. (2001). A high-resolution, three-dimensional model of Jupiter's Great Red Spot. nameOfConference

PhD Supervision

This is not an exhaustive list and I would be happy to discuss other project possibilities.

Project Title
Geometric Algebra in Astrophysics
Topological Fluid Dynamics
Dynamics of Atmospheres and Interiors of Planets and Stars