Selected Publications

Simon, Jacob B., Bai, Xue-Ning, Flaherty, Kevin M., Hughes, A. Meredith, ``A New Model for Weak Turbulence in Protoplanetary Disks", submitted to ApJ Letters, arXiv Link

Simon, Jacob B., Armitage, Philip J., Youdin, Andrew N., Li, Rixin, ``Evidence for Universality in the Initial Planetesimal Mass Function", L12-L17 ADS Link

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

Gole, Daniel, Simon, Jacob B., Lubow, Stephen H., Armitage, Philip J., ``Turbulence, Transport and Waves in Ohmic Dead Zones", 2016, ApJ, 826, 18-30, ADS Link

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

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