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Jake Simon

 Assistant Professor

 Iowa State University

Nesvorny , David, Li, Rixin, Youdin, Andrew N., Simon, Jacob B., Grundy, William M. “Trans-Neptunian Binary Evidence for Planetesimal Formation by the Streaming Instability”, 2019, Nature Astronomy, Vol. 3, 808-812, Link 

 

Abod, Charles P., Simon, Jacob B., Li, Rixin, Armitage, Philip J., Youdin, Andrew N., Kretke, Katherine A. ``The Mass and Size Distribution of Planetesimals Formed by the Streaming Instability. II. The Effect of the Radial Pressure Gradient”, accepted to ApJ,  Link 

 

Simon, Jacob B., Bai, Xue-Ning, Flaherty, Kevin M., Hughes, A. Meredith, ``Origin of Weak Turbulence in the Outer Regions of Protoplanetary Disks”, 2018, ApJ, 865, 10-20, Link 

 

Simon, Jacob B. ``The Influence of Magnetic Field Geometry on the Formation of Close-in Exoplanets", 2016, ApJL, 827, L37-L41, Link 

 

Simon, Jacob B., Armitage, Philip J., Li, Rixin, Youdin, Andrew N. "The Mass and Size Distribution of Planetesimals Formed by the Streaming Instability. I. The Role of Self-Gravity", 2016, ApJ, 822, 55-72, Link 

 

Flaherty, Kevin M., Hughes, A. Meredith, Rosenfeld, Katherine A., Andrews, Sean M., Chiang, Eugene, Simon, Jacob B., Kerzner, Skylar, Wilner, David J. “Weak Turbulence in the HD 163296 Protoplanetary Disk Revealed by ALMA CO Observations”, 2015, ApJ, 813, 99-119, Link 

 

Simon, Jacob B., Lesur, Geoffroy, Kunz, Matthew W., Armitage, Philip J. "Magnetized accretion in protoplanetary discs", 2015, MNRAS, 454, 1117-1131, Link 

 

Stone, James M., Gardiner, Thomas A., Teuben, Peter, Hawley, John F., Simon, Jacob B., "Athena: A New Code for Astrophysical MHD", 2008, ApJS, 178, 137-177, Link 

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