Publications

2017

2016

  • L.H. Regoli, E. Roussos, M. Feyerabend, G.H. Jones, N. Krupp, A.J. Coates, S. Simon, and U. Motschmann. Access of energetic articles to Titan’s exobase: a study of Cassini’s T9 flyby, Planet. Space Sci., 130, 40–53, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2015.11.013, 2016
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063315003621)
  • M. Feyerabend, S. Simon, F.M. Neubauer, U. Motschmann, C. Bertucci, N.J.T. Edberg, G.B. Hospodarsky, and W.S. Kurth. Hybrid simulation of Titan’s interaction with the supersonic solar wind during Cassini’s T96 flyby, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43(1), 35–42, doi: 10.1002/2015GL066848, 2016
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL066848/full)
  • Z. Meeks, S. Simon, and S. Kabanovic. A Comprehensive Analysis of Ion Cyclotron Waves in the Equatorial Magnetosphere of Saturn, Planet. Space Sci., 129, 47–60, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2016.06.003, 2016
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063316300927)
  • J.H. Westlake, T.E. Cravens, R.E. Johnson, S. Ledvina, J.G. Luhmann, D.G. Mitchell, M.E. Richard, I. Sillanpää, S. Simon, D. Snowden, J.H. Waite, Jr., and A. Woodson. Titan’s Interaction with Saturn’s Magnetosphere,  AGU Geophysical Monograph Series, in press, 2016
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9781119066880.ch23/summary)
  • L. Liuzzo, S. Simon, M. Feyerabend, and U. Motschmann. Disentangling plasma interaction and induction signatures at Callisto: The Galileo C10 flyby, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 121, 8677–8694, doi: 10.1002/2016JA023236, 2016
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2016JA023236/full)

2015

  • J. Saur, S. Duling, L. Roth, D.F. Strobel, P.D. Feldman, U. Christensen, K.D. Retherford, M.A. McGrath, F. Musacchio, A. Wennmacher, F.M. Neubauer, S. Simon, and O. Hartkorn. Evidence for a subsurface ocean in Ganymede from observations of its auroral ovals, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 120(3), 1715–1737, doi: 10.1002/2014JA020778, 2015
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014JA020778/full)
  • M. Feyerabend, S. Simon, U. Motschmann, and L. Liuzzo. Filamented ion tail structures at Titan: A hybrid simulation study, Planetary and Space Science, 117, 362–376, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2015.07.008, 2015
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063315002263)
  • S. Simon. An analytical model of sub-alfvénic moon-plasma interactions with application to the hemisphere coupling effect,  Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 120(9), 7209–7227, doi: 10.1002/2015JA021529, 2015
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JA021529/full)
  • S. Simon, E. Roussos, and C.S. Paty. The interaction between Saturn’s moons and their plasma environments, Invited by Editorial Board,  Physics Reports, 602, 1–65, doi: 10.1016/j.physrep.2015.09.005, 2015
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S037015731500441X)
  • L. Liuzzo, M. Feyerabend, S. Simon, and U. Motschmann. The impact of Callisto’s atmosphere on its plasma interaction with the Jovian magnetosphere,  Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 120(11), 9401–9427, doi: 10.1002/2015JA021792, 2015
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JA021792/full)

2014

  • S. Simon, F.M. Neubauer, A. Wennmacher, and M.K. Dougherty. Variability of Titan’s induced magnetotail: Cassini magnetometer observations, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 119(3), 2024–2037, doi: 10.1002/2013JA019608,  2014
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2013JA019608/full)
  • H. Kriegel, S. Simon, P. Meier, U. Motschmann, J. Saur, A. Wennmacher, D.F. Strobel, and M.K. Dougherty. Ion densities and magnetic signatures of dust pick-up at Enceladus, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 119(4), 2740–2774, doi: 10.1002/2013JA019440, 2014
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2013JA019440/full)
  • S. Simon, J. Saur, S.C. van Treeck, H. Kriegel, and M.K. Dougherty. Discontinuities in the magnetic field near Enceladus,  Geophysical Research Letters, 41(10), 3359–3366, doi: 10.1002/2014GL060081, 2014
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014GL060081/full)

2013

  • S. Simon, S.C. van Treeck, A. Wennmacher, J. Saur, F.M. Neubauer, C.L. Bertucci, and M.K. Dougherty. Structure of Titan’s induced magnetosphere under varying background magnetic field conditions: survey of Cassini mag\-netometer data from flybys TA–T85,  Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 118(4), pages 1679–1699, doi: 10.1002/jgra.50096,  2013
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jgra.50096/full)
  • J. Saur, T. Grambusch, S. Duling, F.M. Neubauer, and S. Simon. Magnetic energy fluxes in sub-Alfvénic planet star and moon planet interactions,  The Astrophysical Journal, 552, A119, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/201118179,  2013
    (https://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/pdf/2013/04/aa18179-11.pdf)
  • S. Simon, H. Kriegel, J. Saur, and A. Wennmacher. Energetic aspects of Enceladus’ magnetospheric interaction, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 118(6), pages 3430–3445, doi: 10.1002/jgra.50380, 2013
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jgra.50380/full)

2012

  • J. Müller, S. Simon, Y.-C. Wang, U. Motschmann, D. Heyner, J. Schüle, W.-H. Ip, G. Kleindienst, and G.J. Pringle. Origin of Mercury’s double magnetopause: 3D hybrid simulation study with A.I.K.E.F., Icarus, 218 (1), pages 666–687, 2012
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0019103512000164)
  • S. Simon*, H. Kriegel*, J. Saur, A. Wennmacher, F.M. Neubauer, E. Roussos, U. Motschmann, and M.K. Dougherty. Analysis of Cassini magnetic field observations over the poles of Rhea, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 117 (A7), A07211, doi: 10.1029/2012JA017747, 2012
    These two authors contributed equally to this work.
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2012JA017747/full)
  • E. Roussos, P. Kollmann, N. Krupp, C. Paranicas, S.M. Krimigis, D.G. Mitchell, A.M. Persoon, D.A. Gurnett, W.S. Kurth, H. Kriegel, S. Simon, K.K. Khurana, G.H. Jones, J.-E. Wahlund, M.K.G. Holmberg. Energetic electron observations of Rhea’s magnetospheric interaction, Icarus, 221 (1), pages 116–134, 2012
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0019103512002801)

2011

  • J. Müller, S. Simon, U. Motschmann, J. Schüle, K.-H. Glassmeier, and G.J. Pringle. A.I.K.E.F.: Adaptive hybrid model for space plasma simulations, Comp. Phys. Comm., 182 (4), pages 946–966, doi: 10.1016/j.cpc.2010.12.033, 2011
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0010465510005266)
  • S. Simon, J. Saur, H. Kriegel, F.M. Neubauer, U. Motschmann, and M.K. Dougherty. Influence of negatively charged plume grains and hemisphere coupling currents on the structure of Enceladus’ Alfvén wings: Analytical modelling of Cassini magnetometer observations, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 116 (A4), A04221, doi:10.1029/2010JA016338, 2011
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2011JA016842/full)
  • S. Simon, J. Saur, F.M. Neubauer, A. Wennmacher, and M.K. Dougherty. Magnetic signatures of a tenuous atmosphere at Dione, Geophysical Research Letters, 38 (15), L15102, doi: 10.1029/2011GL048454, 2011 (Editors’ Highlight Article)
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2011GL048454/full)
  • H. Kriegel, S. Simon, U. Motschmann, J. Saur, F.M. Neubauer, A.M. Persoon, M.K. Dougherty, and D.A. Gurnett. Influence of negatively charged plume grains on the structure of Enceladus’ Alfvén wings: hybrid simulations versus Cassini MAG data,  J. Geophys. Res. (Space Physics), 116 (A10), A10223, doi: 10.1029/2011JA016842, 2011
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2011JA016842/full)

2010

  • V. Wulms, J. Saur, D. F. Strobel, S. Simon, and D. G. Mitchell. Energetic neutral atoms from Titan: Particle simulations in draped magnetic and electric fields, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115 (A6), A06310, doi:10.1029/2009JA014893, 2010
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2009JA014893/full)
  • D. Brain, S. Barabash, A. Boesswetter, S. Bougher, S. Brecht, G. Chanteur, D. Hurley, E. Dubinin, X. Fang, M. Fraenz, J. Halekas, E. Harnett, M. Holmstrom, E. Kallio, H. Lammer, S. Ledvina, M. Liemohn, K. Liu, J. Luhmann, Y. Ma, R. Modolo, A. Nagy, U. Motschmann, H. Nilsson, H. Shinagawa, S. Simon, and N. Terada. A comparison of global models for the solar wind interaction with Mars, Icarus, 206 (1), pages 139–151, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2009.06.030, 2010
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0019103509002723)
  • S. Simon, A. Wennmacher, F.M. Neubauer, C.L. Bertucci, H. Kriegel, J. Saur, C.T. Russell, and M.K. Dougherty. Titan’s highly dynamic magnetic environment: A systematic survey of Cassini magnetometer observations from flybys TA–T62, Planetary and Space Science, 58 (10), pages 1230–-1251, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2010.04.021, 2010
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063310001339)
  • S. Simon, A. Wennmacher, F.M. Neubauer, C.L. Bertucci, H. Kriegel, C.T. Russell, and M.K. Dougherty. Dynamics of Saturn’s magnetodisk near Titan’s orbit: Comparison of Cassini magnetometer observations from real and virtual Titan flybys, Planetary and Space Science, 58 (12), pages 1625–-1635, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2010.08.006, 2010
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063310002448)
  • J. Müller, S. Simon, U. Motschmann, K.-H. Glassmeier, J. Saur, J. Schüle, and G.J. Pringle. Magnetic field fossilization and tail reconfiguration in Titan’s plasma environment during a magnetopause passage: 3D adaptive hybrid code simulations, Planetary and Space Science, 58 (12), pages 1526–-1546, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2010.07.018, 2010
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063310002205)
  • A. Bößwetter, H. Lammer, Y. Kulikov, U. Motschmann, and S. Simon. Non-thermal water loss of the early Mars: 3D multi-ion hybrid simulations, Planetary and Space Science, 58 (14–15), pages 2031–2043, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2010.10.003, 2010
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063310003107)

2009

  • S. Simon, U. Motschmann, G. Kleindienst, J. Saur, C.L. Bertucci, M.K. Dougherty, C.S. Arridge, and A.J. Coates. Titan’s plasma environment during a magnetosheath excursion: Real-time scenarios for Cassini’s T32 flyby from a hybrid simulation, Annales Geophysicae, 27 (2), pages 669–685, 2009
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/27/669/2009/angeo-27-669-2009.pdf)
  • S. Simon, J. Saur, F.M. Neubauer, U. Motschmann, and M.K. Dougherty. Plasma wake of Tethys: Hybrid simulations versus Cassini MAG data, Geophysical Research Letters, 36 (4), L04108, doi: 10.1029/2008GL036943, 2009
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2008GL036943/full)
  • G. Kleindienst, K.-H. Glassmeier, S. Simon, M.K. Dougherty, and N. Krupp. Quasiperiodic ULF pulsations in Saturn’s magnetosphere, Annales Geophysicae, 27 (2), pages 885–894, 2009
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/27/885/2009/angeo-27-885-2009.pdf)
  • C. Martinecz, A. Bößwetter, M. Fränz, J. Woch, N. Krupp, E. Dubinin, E. Roussos, S. Barabash, U. Motschmann, S. Simon, M. Paetzold, M.K. Bird, H. Lammer, H. Lichtenegger, Y. Kulikov, and T.H. Zhang. The plasma environment of Venus: Comparison of Venus Express ASPERA-4 measurements with 3d hybrid simulations, Journal of Geophysical Research (Planets), 114 (E4), E00B30, doi: 10.1029/2008JE003174, 2009
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2008JE003174/full)
  • N. Gortsas, U. Motschmann, E. Kürth, J. Knollenberg, S. Simon, and A. Bößwetter. Mapping of coma anisotropies to plasma structures of weak comets: a 3d hybrid simulation study, Annales Geophysicae, 27 (4), pages 1555–1572, 2009
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/27/1555/2009/angeo-27-1555-2009.pdf)
  • S. Simon. Real-time 3D hybrid simulation of Titan’s plasma interaction during a solar wind excursion, Annales Geophysicae, 27 (9), pages 3349–3365, 2009
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/27/3349/2009/angeo-27-3349-2009.pdf)
  • S. Simon and U. Motschmann. Titan’s induced magnetosphere under non-ideal upstream conditions: 3D multi-species hybrid simulations, Planetary and Space Science, 57 (14–15), pages 2001–2015,  doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2009.08.010, 2009
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063309002499)
  • A. Bößwetter, U. Auster, I. Richter, M. Fränz, B. Langlais, S. McKenna Lawlor, S. Simon, U. Motschmann, K.-H. Glassmeier, N.J.T. Edberg, and R. Lundin. Rosetta swing-by at Mars — An analysis of the ROMAP measurements in comparison with results of 3d multi-ion hybrid simulations and MEX/ASPERA-3 data, Annales Geophysicae, 27 (6), pages 2383–2398, 2009
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/27/2383/2009/angeo-27-2383-2009.pdf)
  • H. Kriegel, S. Simon, J. Müller, U. Motschmann, J. Saur, K.-H. Glassmeier, and M.K. Dougherty. The plasma interaction of Enceladus: 3D hybrid simulations and comparison with Cassini MAG data, Planetary and Space Science, 57 (14–15), pages 2113-2122,  doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2009.09.025, 2009
    (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003206330900289X)

2008

  • S. Simon, U. Motschmann, G. Kleindienst, K.-H. Glassmeier, C. Bertucci, and M.K. Dougherty. Titan’s magnetic field signature during the Cassini T34 flyby: Comparison between hybrid simulations and MAG data, Geophysical Research Letters, 35 (4), L04107, doi: 10.1029/2007GL033056, 2008
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2007GL033056/full)
  • S. Simon, U. Motschmann, and K.-H. Glassmeier. Influence of non-stationary electromagnetic field conditions on ion pick-up at Titan: 3-D multispecies hybrid simulations, Annales Geophysicae, 26 (3), pages 599–617, 2008
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/26/599/2008/angeo-26-599-2008.pdf)
  • E. Roussos, J. Mueller, S. Simon, A. Bößwetter, U. Motschmann, N. Krupp, M. Fränz, J. Woch, K.K. Khurana, and M.K. Dougherty. Plasma and fields in the wake of Rhea: 3-D hybrid simulation and comparison with Cassini data, Annales Geophysicae, 26 (3), pages 619–637, 2008
    (http://ann-geophys.net/26/619/2008/angeo-26-619-2008.pdf)
  • J. Saur, N. Schilling, F.M. Neubauer, D.F. Strobel, S. Simon, M.K. Dougherty, and C.T. Russell. Evidence for temporal ariability of Enceladus’ gas plumes: Modeling of Cassini observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35 (20), L20105, doi:10.1029/2008GL035811, 2008
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/wol1/doi/10.1029/2008GL035811/full)

2007

  • S. Simon, A. Bößwetter, T. Bagdonat, and U. Motschmann. Physics of the Ion Composition Boundary: A comparative 3D hybrid simulation study of Mars and Titan, Annales Geophysicae, 25 (1), pages 99–115, 2007
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/25/99/2007/angeo-25-99-2007.pdf)
  • S. Simon, A. Bößwetter, T. Bagdonat, U. Motschmann, and J. Schüle. Three-dimensional multispecies hybrid simulation of Titan’s highly variable plasma environment, Annales Geophysicae, 25 (1), pages 117–144, 2007
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/25/117/2007/angeo-25-117-2007.pdf)
  • S. Simon, G. Kleindienst, A. Bößwetter, T. Bagdonat, U. Motschmann, K.-H. Glassmeier, J. Schüle, C. Bertucci, and M.K. Dougherty. Hybrid simulation of Titan’s magnetic field signature during the Cassini T9 flyby, publication in a special section of the Geophysical Research Letters, 34 (24), L24S08, doi:10.1029/2007GL029967, 2007
    (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2007GL029967/full)
  • A. Bößwetter, S. Simon, T. Bagdonat, U. Motschmann, M. Fränz, E. Roussos, N. Krupp, J. Woch, J. Schüle, S. Barabash, and R. Lundin. Comparison of plasma data from ASPERA-3/Mars-Express with a 3D hybrid simulation, Annales Geophysicae, 25 (8), pages 1851–1864, 2007
    (http://www.ann-geophys.net/25/1851/2007/angeo-25-1851-2007.pdf)

2006