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Jake Simon

 Assistant Professor

 Iowa State University

2D (unstratified) Streaming Instability 

 

Evolution of the streaming instability in local disk patch in 2D (x direction is radial, y direction is vertical) without the vertical component of stellar gravity ("unstratified"). The movie shows particle density, which gets locally enhanced as the movie progresses due to the instability.