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[46] M. Faganello, F. Califano, F. Pegoraro and A. Retinò, Kelvin-Helmholtz vortices and double mid-latitude reconnection at the Earth’s magnetopause: comparison between observations and simulations, EPL, June 2014



[45] N. Dorville, G. Belmont, L. Rezeau, R. Grappin and A. Retinò, Rotational/compressional nature of the magnetopause: Application of the BV technique on a magnetopause case study, J. Geophys. Res., Volume: 119, Issue: 3, Pages: 1898-1908

[44] N. Dorville, G. Belmont, L. Rezeau, N. Aunai and A. Retinò, BV technique for investigating 1-D interfaces, J. Geophys. Res., Volume: 119, Issue: 3, Pages: 1709-1720


[43] A. Masters, L Stawarz, M. Fujimoto, S. J. Schwartz, N. Sergis, M. F. Thomsen, A Retinò, H. Hasegawa, B. Zieger, G. R. Lewis, A. J. Coates, P. Canu and M. K. Dougherty, In situ observations of high-Mach number collisionless shocks in space plasmas, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion, 55 124035, doi:10.1088/0741-3335/55/12/124035

[42] H. S. Fu, J. B. Cao, Yu. V. Khotyaintsev, M. I. Sitnov, A. Runov, S. Y. Fu, M. Hamrin, M. André, A. Retinò, Y. D. Ma, H. Y. Lu, X. H. Wei and S. Y. Huang, Dipolarization fronts as a consequence of transient reconnection: In situ evidence, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi: 10.1002/2013GL058620

[41] F. Sahraoui, S. Y. Huang, G. Belmont, M. L. Goldstein, A. Retinò,P. Robert, J. De Patoul, Scaling of the Electron Dissipation Range of Solar Wind Turbulence, Ap. J., Volume 777, Issue 1, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/777/1/15

[40] H. S. Fu, Yu. V. Khotyaintsev, A. Vaivads, A. Retinò, M. André, Energetic electron acceleration by unsteady reconnection, Nature Physics, doi:10.1038/nphys2664

[39] A. Masters, L. Stawarz, M. Fujimoto, S. J. Schwartz, N. Sergis, M. F. Thomsen, A. Retinò, H. Hasegawa, B. Zieger, G. R. Lewis, A. J. Coates, P. Canu and M. K. Dougherty, Electron acceleration to relativistic energies at a strong quasi-parallel shock wave, Nature Physics, doi: 10.1038/NPHYS2541

[38] S. Kasahara, E. A. Kronberg, T. Kimura, C. Tao, S. V. Badman, A.
Masters, A. Retinò, N. Krupp, and M. Fujimoto, Asymmetric distribution of reconnection jet fronts in the Jovian nightside magnetosphere, J. Geophys. Res., volume 118, Issue 1, pp. 375-384


[37] Huang, S. Y.; Vaivads, A.; Khotyaintsev, Y. V.; Zhou, M.; Fu, H. S.; Retinò, A.; Deng, X. H.; André, M.; Cully, C. M.; He, J. S.; Sahraoui, F.; Yuan, Z. G.; Pang, Y., Electron acceleration in the reconnection diffusion region: Cluster observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L11103, 10.1029/2012GL051946

[36] Vaivads, A.; Andersson, G.; Bale, S. D.; Cully, C. M.; De Keyser, J.; Fujimoto, M.; Grahn, S.; Haaland, S.; Ji, H.; Khotyaintsev, Yu. V.; Lazarian, A.; Lavraud, B.; Mann, I. R.; Nakamura, R.; Nakamura, T. K. M.; Narita, Y.; Retinò, A.; Sahraoui, F.; Schekochihin, A.; Schwartz, S. J.; Shinohara, I.; Sorriso-Valvo, L., EIDOSCOPE: particle acceleration at plasma boundaries, Experimental Astronomy, Volume 33, Issue 2-3, pp. 491-527, 10.1007/s10686-011-9233-6


[35] S. Kasahara, E. A. Kronberg, N. Krupp, T. Kimura, C. Tao, S. V. Badman, A. Retinò and M. Fujimoto, Magnetic reconnection in the Jovian tail: X-line evolution and consequent plasma sheet structures, J. Geophys. Res., 116, A11219,

[34] Zieger, B., A. Retinò, R. Nakamura, W. Baumjohann, A. Vaivads, and Y. Khotyaintsev (2011), Jet front-driven mirror modes and shocklets in the near-Earth flow-braking region, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L22103, doi:10.1029/2011GL049746.

[33] A. Vaivads, A. Retinò, Y. Khotyaintsev and M. André, Suprathermal electron acceleration during reconnection onset in the magnetotail, Ann. Geophys., 29, 1917-1925, 2011

[32] N. Aunai, A. Retinò, G. Belmont, R. Smets, B. Lavraud and A. Vaivads, The proton pressure tensor as a new proxy of the proton decoupling region in collisionless magnetic reconnection, Ann. Geophys., Volume 29, Issue 9, 2011

[31] Du, A. M., Nakamura, R., Zhang, T. L., Panov, E. V., Baumjohann, W., Luo, H., Xu, W. Y., Lu, Q. M., Volwerk, M., Retinò, A., Zieger, B., Angelopoulos, V., Glassmeier, K.-H., McFadden, J. P., Larson, D. , Fast tailward flows in the plasma sheet boundary layer during a substorm on 9 March 2008: THEMIS observations, J. Geophys. Res., 2011

[30] C. Foullon, B. Lavraud, J.G. Luhmann, N.C. Wardle, C.J. Farrugia, A. Retinò, K. Simunac, A. Galvin, H. Kucharek, M. Popecki, Plasmoid transient release in the heliospheric current sheet with adjacent coronal hole boundary layer eveolution, Ap. J., Volume 737, Issue 1, 2011

[29] Nishino, M.,Hasegawa, H., Fujimoto, M., Saito, Y., Mukai, T., Dandouras, I., Rème, H., Retinò, A., Nakamura, R., Lucek, E., Schwartz, S. J., A case study of Kelvin-Helmholtz vortices on both flanks of the Earth’s magnetotail, Planetary Space Sci., 2011


[28] Asano, Y., Shinohara, I., Retinò, A., Daly, P. W., Kronberg, E. A., Takada, T., Nakamura, R., Khotyaintsev, Y. V., Vaivads, A., Nagai, T., Electron acceleration signatures in the magnetotail associated with substorms, J. Geophys. Res., 2010

[27] Khotyaintsev, Yu. V., Vaivads, A., André, M., Fujimoto, M., Retinò, A., Owen, C. J., Observations of Slow Electron Holes at a Magnetic Reconnection Site, Phys. Rev. Lett., 2010

[26] Panov, E. V., Nakamura, R., Baumjohann, W., Sergeev, V. A., Petrukovich, A. A., Angelopoulos, V., Volwerk, M., Retinò, A., Takada, T., Glassmeier, K.-H., Plasma sheet thickness during a bursty bulk flow reversal, J. Geophys. Res., 2010

[25] Panov, E. V., Nakamura, R., Baumjohann, W., Angelopoulos, V., Petrukovich, A., Retinò, A., Volwerk, M., Takada, T., Glassmeier, K.-H., McFadden, J. P., Larson, D., Multiple overshoot and rebound of a bursty bulk flow, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2010

[24] Vaivads, A., Retinò, A., Khotyaintsev, Yu. V., André, M., The Alfvén edge in asymmetric reconnection, Ann. Geophys., 2010

[23] Volwerk, M., Delva, M., Futaana, Y., Retinò, A., Vörös, Z. Zhang, T. L.,Baumjohann, W., Barabash, S., Corrigendum to "Substorm activity in Venus’s magnetotail", Ann. Geophys., 2010


[22] Hasegawa, H., Retinò, A., Vaivads, A., Khotyaintsev, Y., André, M., Nakamura, T. K. M., Teh, W.-L., Sonnerup, B. U. Ö., Schwartz, S. J., Seki, Y., Kelvin-Helmholtz waves at the Earth’s magnetopause: Multiscale development and associated reconnection, J. Geophys. Res., 2009

[21] Keika, K., Nakamura, R., Volwerk, M., Angelopoulos, V., Baumjohann, W., Retinò, A., Fujimoto, M., Bonnell, J. W., Singer, H. J., Auster, H. U., Observations of plasma vortices in the vicinity of flow-braking: a case study, Ann. Geophys., 2009

[20] Nakamura, R., Retinò, A., Baumjohann, W., Volwerk, M., Erkaev, N., Klecker, B., Lucek, E. A., Dandouras, I., André, M., Khotyaintsev, Y., Evolution of dipolarization in the near-Earth current sheet induced by Earthward rapid flux transport, Ann. Geophys., 2009

[19] Vaivads, A., Retinò, A., André, M., Magnetic reconnection in space plasma, Plasma Phys. Cont. Fus., 2009

[18] Volwerk, M., Delva, M., Futaana, Y., Retinò, A., Vörös, Z., Zhang, T. L., Baumjohann, W., Barabash, S., Substorm activity in Venus’s magnetotail, Ann. Geophys., 2009


[17] H. Hasegawa, A. Retinò, A. Vaivads, Y. Khotyaintsev, R. Nakamura, T. Takada, Y. Miyashita, H. Rème, and E. A. Lucek, Retreat and reformation of X-line during quasi continuous tailward-of-the-cusp reconnection under northward IMF, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2008

[16] M. F. Marcucci, I. Coco, D. Ambrosino, E. Amata, S. E. Milan, M. B. Bavassano Cattaneo, and A. Retinò, Extended SuperDARN and IMAGE observations for northward IMF: Evidence for dual lobe reconnection, J. Geophys. Res., 113, A02204, 2008

[15] A. Retinò, R. Nakamura, A. Vaivads , Y. Khotyaintsev, T. Hayakawa, K. Tanaka, S.Kasahara, M. Fujimoto, I. Shinohara, M. André, J. P. Eastwood, W. Baumjohann, P. W. Daly, E. Kronberg and N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, Cluster observations of energetic electrons and electromagnetic fields with thin reconnecting thin current sheet in the magnetotail, J. Geophys. Res., 2008

[14] L. Rosenqvist, A. Vaivads, A. Retinò, T. Phan, H. J. Opgenoorth, I. Dandouras and S. C. Buchert, Modulated reconnection rate and energy conversion at the magnetopause under steady IMF conditions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L08104, 2008

[13] K. Snekvik, R. Nakamura, N. Østgaard, S. Haaland, and A. Retinò , The Hall current system revealed as a statistical significant pattern during fast flows, Ann. Geophys., 26, 3429-3437, 2008

[12] K. G. Tanaka, A. Retinò, Y. Asano, M. Fujimoto, I. Shinohara, A. Vaivads, Y. Khotyaintsev, M. André, M. B. Bavassano-Cattaneo, S. C. Buchert, and C. J. Owen, Effects of density asymmetry across a current sheet on magnetic reconnection, Ann. Geophys., 2008


[11] J. Eastwood, T. Phan, F. Mozer, M. Shay, M. Fujimoto, A. Retinò, M. Hesse, A. Balogh, E. Lucek, I. Dandouras, Multi-point observations of the Hall electromagnetic field and secondary island formation during magnetic reconnection, J. Geophys. Res., 112, A06235, 2007

[10] F. Mozer and A. Retinò, Quantitative estimates of magnetic field reconnection properties from electric and magnetic field measurements, J. Geophys. Res.,112, A10206, 2007

[9] A. Retinò, D. Sundkvist, A. Vaivads, F. Mozer, M. André, C. J. Owen, In-situ evidence of magnetic reconnection in turbulent plasma, Nature Physics, 3(4), 236-238, 2007

[8] D. Sundkvist, A. Retinò, A. Vaivads, S. Bale, Dissipation in turbulent plasma due to reconnection in thin current sheets, Phys. Rev. Lett., 99(2), 025004-4, 2007


[7] M. B. Bavassano Cattaneo, M. F. Marcucci, A. Retinò, G. Pallocchia, H. Rème, Dandouras, L. M. Kistler, B. Klecker, C.W. Carlson, A. Korth, M. McCarthy, R. Lundin, A. Balogh, Kinetic signatures during a quasi-continuous lobe reconnection event: Cluster Ion Spectrometer (CIS) observations, J. Geophys. Res., 111, A09212, 2006

[6] Yu. V. Khotyaintsev, A. Vaivads, A. Retinò, M. André, C. J. Owen, H. Nilsson, Formation of Inner Structure of a Reconnection Separatrix Region, Phys. Rev. Lett., 97, 205003, 2006

[5] Retinò, A. Vaivads, M. André, F. Saharoui, Y. Khotyaintsev, J.S. Pickett, M. B. Bavassano Cattaneo, M. F. Marcucci, M. Morooka, C.J. Owen, S. C. Buchert, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, The structure of the separatrix region close to a magnetic reconnection X-line: Cluster observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L06101, 2006

[4] A. Vaivads, A. Retinò, M. André, Microphysics of reconnection, Space Sci. Rev., 122, 19-27, 2006


[3] A. Retinò, M. B. Bavassano-Cattaneo, M. F. Marcucci, A. Vaivads, M. André,Y. Khotyaintsev, T. Phan, G. Pallocchia, H. Rème, E. Moebius, B. Klecker, C.W. Carlson, M. McCarthy, A. Korth, R. Lundin, and A. Balogh, Cluster multispacecraft observations at the high latitude duskside magnetopause: implications for continuous and component magnetic reconnection, Ann. Geophys., 23, 461-473, 2005

[2] Y. Zheng, G. Le, J. A. Slavin, M. L. Goldstein, C. Cattell, A. Balogh, E. A. Lucek, H. Rème, J. P. Eastwood, M. Wilber, G. Parks, A. Retinò, A. Fazakerley, Cluster observation of continuous reconnection at dayside magnetopause around cusp, Ann. Geophys., 23, 2199-2215, 2005


[1] A. Vaivads, Y. Khotyaintsev, M. André, A. Retinò, S. C. Buchert, B. N. Rogers, P. Decreau, G. Paschmann, T. D. Phan, Structure of the Magnetic Reconnection Diffusion Region from Four-Spacecraft Observations, Phys. Rev. Lett., 93(10), 105001-4, 2004

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