1. The impact of three dimensional MHD instabilities on the generation of warm dense matter using a MA-class linear transformer driver
    P.-A. Gourdain, Submitted to publication: High Energy Density Physics http://arxiv.org/abs/1703.00588, 2017

  2. Optimization procedure for homogeneous illumination of cylindrical surfaces in spherical laser systems
    P.-A. Gourdain, Submitted to publication: Review of Scientific Instrument http://arxiv.org/abs/1703.00587, 2016

  3. High field assisted X-ray source
    P.-A. Gourdain, M. Adams, D. Barnak, R. Betti, J. C. Davies, S. Regan, G. Rochau, D. D. Meyerhofer, IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, 1-1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PLASMA.2016.7534280, 2016

  4. The generation of warm dense matter using fast magnetic compression at 10 MA
    PA Gourdain, R Betti, DD Meyerhofer, G Fiksel, IEEE Pulsed Power Conference (PPC), 1-4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PPC.2015.7296963, 2015

  5. The Generation of Warm Dense Matter Samples Using Fast Magnetic Compression
    P.-A. Gourdain, IEEE Transaction on plasma science 43, 2547, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2015.2453933, 2015

  6. Investigation of radiative bow-shocks in magnetically accelerated plasma flows
    S. C. Bott-Suzuki, L. S. Caballero Bendixsen, S. W. Cordaro, I. C. Blesener, C. L. Hoyt, A. D. Cahill, B. R. Kusse, D. A. Hammer, P. A. Gourdain, C. E. Seyler, J. B. Greenly, J. P. Chittenden, N. Niasse, S. V. Lebedev and D. J. Ampleford, Physics of Plasmas 22, 052710, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4921735, 2015

  7. Dynamics of hybrid X-pinches
    T. A. Shelkovenko, I. N. Tilikin, G. V. Ivanenkov, W. Stepniewski, A. R. Mingaleev, V. M. Romanova, A. V. Agafonov, A. D. Cahill, C. L. Hoyt, P. A. Gourdain, D. A. Hammer, S. A. Pikuz, Plasma Physics Reports 41, 52–70, http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S1063780X15010031, 2015

  8. Study of gas-puff Z-pinches on COBRA
    N. Qi, E. W. Rosenberg, P. A. Gourdain, P. W. L. de Grouchy, B. R. Kusse, D. A. Hammer, K. S. Bell, T. A. Shelkovenko, W. M. Potter, L. Atoyan, A. D. Cahill, M. Evans, J. B. Greenly, C. L. Hoyt, S. A. Pikuz, P. C. Schrafel, E. Kroupp, A. Fisher and Y. Maron, Physics of Plasmas 21, 112702, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4900748, 2014

  9. Gas puff Z-pinch implosions with external Bz field on COBRA
    N. Qi, P. de Grouchy, P. C. Schrafel, L. Atoyan, W. M. Potter, A. D. Cahill, P.- A. Gourdain, J. B. Greenly, D. A. Hammer, C. L. Hoyt, B. R. Kusse, S. A. Pikuz, and T. A. Shelkovenko, AIP Conference Proceedings 1639 (1), 51-54, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4904775, 2014

  10. Plasma jets subject to adjustable current polarities and external magnetic fields
    T. Byvank, P. Schrafel, P. Gourdain, C. Seyler, B. Kusse, AIP Conference Proceedings 1639 (1), 84-87, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4904783, 2014

  11. Magnetized hybrid X-pinch,
    S. A. Pikuz, P.-A. Gourdain, T. A. Shelkovenko, I. N. Tilikin, J. B. Greenly, L. Atoyan, and D. A. Hammer, AIP Conference Proceedings 1639 (1), 130-133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4904793, 2014

  12. The impact of Hall physics on magnetized high energy density plasma jets
    P.-A. Gourdain, C. E. Seyler, L. Atoyan, J. B. Greenly, D. A. Hammer, B. R. Kusse, S. A. Pikuz, W. M. Potter, P. C. Schrafel and T. A. Shelkovenko, Physics of plasmas 21, 056307, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4872022, 2014

  13. Modeling of strongly collimated jets produced by high energy density plasmas on COBRA
    P.-A. Gourdain, C. E. Seyler, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 56, 035002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0741-3335/56/3/035002, 2014

  14. Initial magnetic field compression studies using gas-puff Z-pinches and thin liners on COBRA
    P.-A. Gourdain, R.J. Concepcion, M.T. Evans, J.B. Greenly, D.A. Hammer, C.L. Hoyt, E. Kroupp, B.R. Kusse, Y. Maron, A.S. Novick, S.A. Pikuz, N. Qi, G. Rondeau, E. Rosenberg, P.C. Schrafel, C.E. Seyler and T.C. Shelkovenko, Nuclear Fusion 53, 083006, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0029-5515/53/8/083006, 2013

  15. Axial Magnetic Field Compression Studies Using Gas Puff Z-pinches and Thin Liners on COBRA
    P.-A. Gourdain, I. C. Blesener, K. Blesener, A. Cahill, et al.
    Proceedings of the 24th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, San Diego, USA 8-13 October 2012, 523, 2013

  16. Impact of the Hall Effect on High-Energy-Density Plasma Jets
    Gourdain, P. -A.; Seyler, C. E. Physical Reviews Letters 110, 015002, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.015002 Published: JAN 2 2013

  17. Cable Array Z-Pinch Experiments at 1 MA
    C. L. Hoyt, P. F. Knapp, S. A. Pikuz, T. A. Shelkovenko, A. D. Cahill, P.-A. Gourdain, J. B. Greenly, B. R. Kusse and D. A. Hammer, IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science 40, 3367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2012.2220381, 2012

  18. Enhanced keV peak power and yield using twisted pair "cables" in a Z-pinch
    C. L. Hoyt, P. F. Knapp, S. A. Pikuz, T. A. Shelkovenko, A. D. Cahill, P.-A. Gourdain, J. B. Greenly, B. R. Kusse and D. A. Hammer, Applied Physics Letters 100, 244106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4729409, 2012

  19. Magnetohydrodynamic instabilities in radial foil configurations
    P.-A. Gourdain, J. B. Greenly, D. A. Hammer, B. R. Kusse, S. A. Pikuz, C. E. Seyler, T. A. Shelkovenko and P. F. Knapp, Physics of Plasmas 19, 022701 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3677887 , 2012

  20. X-Pinch Radiography of Exploding Cables
    C. L. Hoyt, P. F. Knapp, S. A. Pikuz, T. A. Shelkovenko, P.-A. Gourdain, J. B. Greenly, B. R. Kusse and D. A. Hammer, IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science 39, 2404, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2011.2162750 , 2011

  21. The Impact of Cathode Diameter on Radial Foil Explosions
    P. -A. Gourdain, J. B. Greenly, D. A. Hammer, P. F. Knapp, B. R. Kusse, S. A. Pikuz, P. C. Schrafel, T. C. Shelkovenko, IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science 38, 3363, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2010.2083696 , 2010

  22. Quasimonochromatic x-ray backlighting on the COrnell Beam Research Accelerator (COBRA) pulsed power generator
    P. F. Knapp, J. B. Greenly, P. A. Gourdain, C. L. Hoyt, S. A. Pikuz, T. A. Shelkovenko, and D. A. Hammer, Review of Scientific Instruments 81, 10E501, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3464259 , 2010

  23. High energy density plasmas generated by radial foil explosions
    P.-A. Gourdain, I. C. Blesener, J. B. Greenly, D. A. Hammer, P. F. Knapp, B. R. Kusse, S.A. Pikuz and T.C. Shelkovenko, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 52, 055015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0741-3335/52/5/055015 , 2010

  24. Initial experiments using radial foils on the Cornell Beam Research Accelerator pulsed power generator
    P.-A. Gourdain, I. C. Blesener, J. B. Greenly, D. A. Hammer, P. F. Knapp, B. R. Kusse and P. C. Schrafel, Physics of Plasmas 17, 012706, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3292653, 2010

  25. Growth and saturation of the axial instability in low wire number wire array Z pinches
    P.F. Knapp, J.B. Greenly, P.-A. Gourdain, C.L. Hoyt, M.R. Martin, S.A. Pikuz, C.E. Seyler, T.A. Shelkovenko and D.A. Hammer, Physics of Plasmas 17, 012704, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3286436 , 2010

  26. Hollow current profile scenarios for advanced tokamak reactor operations
    P-A. Gourdain, J. -N. Leboeuf, Physics of Plasmas 16, 112506 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3247073 , 2009

  27. Issues of Particle Transport and Current Profile Control in Burning Tokamaks
    R.J. Taylor, P.-A. Gourdain, AIP Conference Proceedings 1154, 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3204577, 2009

  28. A multichannel, frequency-modulated, tunable Doppler backscattering and reflectometry system
    J. C. Hillesheim, W. A. Peebles, T. L. Rhodes, L. Schmitz, T. A. Carter, P.-A. Gourdain, and G. Wang, Review of Scientific Instruments 80, 083507,http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3205449, 2009

  29. The convergence of analytic high-beta equilibrium in a finite aspect ratio tokamak
    R. Y. Neches, S. C. Cowley, P. A. Gourdain, and J. N. Leboeuf, Physics of Plasmas 15, 122504 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3008049, 2008

  30. Application of reflectometry power flow for magnetic field pitch angle measurements in tokamak plasmas
    P. -A. Gourdain, W. A. Peebles, Review of Scientific Instruments 79, 10F102 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2969075, 2008

  31. A correlation electron cyclotron emission diagnostic and the importance of multifield fluctuation measurements for testing nonlinear gyrokinetic turbulence simulations
    A. E. White, L. Schmitz, W. A. Peebles, T. A. Carter, T. L. Rhodes, E. J. Doyle, P.-A. Gourdain, J. C. Hillesheim, G. Wang, C. Holland, G. R. Tynan, M. E. Austin, G. R. McKee, M. W. Shafer, K. H. Burrell, J. Candy, J. C. DeBoo, R. Prater, G. M. Staebler, R. E. Waltz, and M. A. Makowski, Review of Scientific Instruments 79, 103505, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2981186, 2008

  32. Dual equilibrium in a finite aspect ratio tokamak
    P.-A. Gourdain, J.-N. Leboeuf, Physics Letters A 372, 6097, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physleta.2008.08.004, 2008

  33. Assessment of microwave power flow for reflectometry measurements in tokamak plasmas
    P.-A. Gourdain, W. A. Peebles, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 50, 025004 http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0741-3335/50/2/025004, 2008

  34. Stability of highly shifted equilibria in a large aspect ratio low-field tokamak
    P. -A. Gourdain, J. -N. Leboeuf, R. Y. Neches, Physics of Plasmas 14, 112513, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2807024, 2007

  35. Progress towards unity beta plasmas in the Electric Tokamak
    R. J. Taylor, J. L. Gauvreau, P. A. Gourdain, D. J. LaFonteese, L. W. Schmitz, Current Trends in International Fusion Research, 319, 2007

  36. Stability of highly shifted equilibria in a large-aspect-ratio tokamak
    P.-A. Gourdain, S. C. Cowley, J.-N. Leboeuf, and R. Y. Neches, Physical Review Letters 97, 055003, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.055003, 2006

  37. High-resolution magnetohydrodynamic equilibrium code for unity beta plasmas
    P.-A. Gourdain, J. N. Leboeuf, N. Y. Neches, Journal of Computational Physics 216, 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2005.12.005, 2006

  38. Intermittent turbulence and turbulent structures in LAPD and ET
    T. A. Carter, D. C. Pace, A. E. White, J.‐L. Gauvreau, P.‐A. Gourdain, L. Schmitz, and R. J. Taylor, AIP Conference Proceedings 875, 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2405903, 2006

  39. Mitigation and control of the particle pinch in the Electric Tokamak
    P. -A. Gourdain, Physics of Plasmas 13, 072502, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2216890, 2006

  40. Validation of a molecular hydrogen penetration model in the electric tokamak
    P.-A. Gourdain, L. W. Schmitz, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 48, 955, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0741-3335/48/7/006, 2006

  41. Particle pinch mitigated by radial currents in the electric tokamak
    R. J. Taylor, T. A. Carter, J.-L. Gauvreau, P.-A. Gourdain, Nuclear Fusion, 45, 1634, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0029-5515/45/12/019, 2005

  42. Contour dynamics method for solving the Grad-Shafranov equation with applications to high beta equilibria (Ph.D. Thesis)
    P.-A. Gourdain, J.-N. Leboeuf, Physics of Plasma 11, 4372, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.1776174, 2004

  43. Observation of Neo-Classical Ion Pinch in the Electric Tokamak
    RJ Taylor, TA Carter, JL Gauvreau, PA Gourdain, A Grossman, DJ LaFonteese, DC Pace, LW Schmitz, AE White, TF Yates, Proceedings of the IAEA FEC, 2004

  44. Initial plasma results from the Electric Tokamak
    R.J. Taylor, J.-L. Gauvreau, M. Gilmore, P.-A. Gourdain, D.J. LaFonteese and L.W. Schmitz, Nuclear Fusion 42, 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0029-5515/42/1/307, 2002

  45. ICRF performance in ET,
    R. J. Taylor, J.-L. Gauvreau, P.-A. Gourdain, D. J. LaFonteese, and L. W. Schmitz
    AIP Conference Proceedings 595, 75, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.1424150, 2001

  46. Radial electric field required to suppress ion temperature gradient modes in the Electric Tokamak
    M. W. Kissick, J.-N. Leboeuf, S. C. Cowley, J. M. Dawson, V. K. Decyk, P.-A. Gourdain, J.-L. Gauvreau, P. A. Pribyl, and L. W. Schmitz, R. D. Sydora, G. R. Tynan, Physics of Plasmas 6, 4722, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.873759, 1999