Here you can find a list of my scientific publications, with links to the full texts available online:

- Refereed International Journals

[44] L. Comisso and F.A. Asenjo, **“Magnetic Reconnection as a Mechanism for Energy Extraction from Rotating Black Holes”**, submitted (2020)

[43] Y. Luo, M. Lyutikov, T. Temim, L. Comisso, **“Turbulent Model of Crab Nebula Radiation”**, Astrophys. J. 896, 147 (2020)

[42] L. Comisso, E. Sobacchi, L. Sironi, **“Hard Synchrotron Spectra from Magnetically Dominated Plasma Turbulence”**, Astrophys. J. Lett. 895, L40 (2020)

[41] L. Comisso and F.A. Asenjo, **“****Generalized Magnetofluid Connections in Curved Spacetime”**, Phys. Rev. D 102, 023032 (2020)

[40] L. Comisso and L. Sironi, **“****The Interplay of Magnetically Dominated Turbulence and Magnetic Reconnection in Producing Nonthermal Particles”**, Astrophys. J. 886, 122 (2019)

[39] Y.-M. Huang, L. Comisso, A. Bhattacharjee, **“****Scalings Pertaining to Current Sheet Disruption Mediated by the Plasmoid Instability”**, Phys. Plasmas 26, 092112 (2019)

[38] M. Lyutikov, T. Temim, S. Komissarov, P. Slane, L. Sironi, L. Comisso, **“Interpreting Crab Nebula’s Synchrotron Spectrum: Two Acceleration Mechanisms”**, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 489, 2403 (2019)

[37] F.A. Asenjo and L. Comisso, **“Gravitational electromotive force in magnetic reconnection around Schwarzschild black holes”**, Phys. Rev. D 99, 063017 (2019)

[36] L. Comisso and L. Sironi, **“Particle Acceleration in Relativistic Plasma Turbulence”**, Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 255101 (2018)

[35] C. Dong, L. Wang, Y.-M. Huang, L. Comisso, A. Bhattacharjee, **“Role of the Plasmoid Instability in Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence”**, Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 165101 (2018)

[34] D. Grasso, D. Borgogno, L. Comisso, E. Lazzaro, **“Magnetic island suppression by electron cyclotron current drive as converse of a forced reconnection problem”**, J. Plasma Phys. 84, 745840302 (2018)

[33] L. Comisso, Y.-M. Huang, M. Lingam, E. Hirvijoki, A. Bhattacharjee, **“Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence in the Plasmoid-Mediated Regime”**, Astrophys. J. 854, 103 (2018)

[32] L. Comisso and F.A. Asenjo, **“Collisionless M****agnetic Reconnection in Curved Spacetime and the Effect of Black Hole Rotation”**, Phys. Rev. D 97, 043007 (2018)

[31] M. Lingam and L. Comisso, **“A Maximum Entropy Principle for inferring the Distribution of 3D Plasmoids”**, Phys. Plasmas 25, 012114 (2018)

[30] E. Lazzaro, D. Borgogno, D. Brunetti, L. Comisso, O. Fevrier, D. Grasso, H. Lutjens, P. Maget, S. Nowak, O. Sauter, C. Sozzi, and the EUROfusion MST1 Team, **“Physics conditions for robust control of tearing modes in a rotating tokamak plasma”**, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 60, 014044 (2018)

[29] F.A. Asenjo and L. Comisso, **“Magnetic Connections in Curved Spacetime”**, Phys. Rev. D 96, 123004 (2017)

[28] L. Comisso, M. Lingam, Y.-M. Huang, A. Bhattacharjee, **“****Plasmoid Instability in Forming Current Sheets”**, Astrophys. J. 850, 142 (2017)

[27] Y.-M. Huang, L. Comisso, A. Bhattacharjee, **“****Plasmoid Instability in Evolving Current Sheets and Onset of Fast Reconnection”**, Astrophys. J. 849, 75 (2017)

[26] M. Lingam, E. Hirvijoki, D. Pfefferlé, L. Comisso, A. Bhattacharjee, **“Nonlinear Resistivity for Magnetohydrodynamical Models”**, Phys. Plasmas 24, 042120 (2017)

[25] F.A. Asenjo and L. Comisso, **“Relativistic Magnetic Reconnection in Kerr Spacetime”**, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 055101 (2017)

[24] D. Grasso, E. Lazzaro, D. Borgogno, L. Comisso, **“Open problems of magnetic island control by electron cyclotron current drive”**, J. Plasma Phys. 82, 595820603 (2016)

[23] L. Comisso and A. Bhattacharjee, **“On the Value of the Reconnection Rate”**, J. Plasma Phys. 82, 595820601 (2016)

[22] L. Comisso, M. Lingam, Y.-M. Huang, A. Bhattacharjee, **“General Theory of the Plasmoid Instability”**, Phys. Plasmas 23, 100702 (2016)

[21] E. Hirvijoki, M. Lingam, D. Pfefferlé, L. Comisso, J. Candy, A. Bhattacharjee, **“Fluid moments of the nonlinear Landau collision operator”**, Phys. Plasmas 23, 080701 (2016)

[20] L. Comisso and D. Grasso, **“Visco-Resistive Plasmoid Instability”**, Phys. Plasmas 23, 032111 (2016)

[19] F.A. Asenjo L. Comisso, S.M. Mahajan, **“Generalized Magnetofluid Connections in Pair Plasmas”**, Phys. Plasmas 22, 122109 (2015)

[18] L. Comisso, D. Grasso, F.L. Waelbroeck, **“Phase Diagrams of Forced Magnetic Reconnection in Taylor’s Model”**, J. Plasma Phys. 81, 495810510 (2015)

[17] L. Comisso, D. Grasso, F.L. Waelbroeck, **“Extended theory of the Taylor problem in the plasmoid-unstable regime”**, Phys. Plasmas 22, 042109 (2015)

[16] F.A. Asenjo and L. Comisso, **“Generalized Magnetofluid Connections in Relativistic Magnetohydrodynamics”**, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 115003 (2015)

[15] L. Comisso, D. Grasso, F.L. Waelbroeck, **“Formation of plasmoid chains in fusion relevant plasmas”**, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 561, 012004 (2014)

[14] L. Comisso and F.A. Asenjo, **“Thermal-Inertial Effects on Magnetic Reconnection in Relativistic Pair Plasmas”**, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 045001 (2014)

[13] D. Borgogno, L. Comisso, D. Grasso, E. Lazzaro, **“Nonlinear response of magnetic islands to localized electron cyclotron current injection”**, Phys. Plasmas 21, 060704 (2014)

[12] O. Zacharias, L. Comisso, D. Grasso, R. Kleiber, M. Borchardt, R. Hatzky, **“Numerical comparison between a Gyrofluid and Gyrokinetic model investigating collisionless magnetic reconnection”**, Phys. Plasmas 21, 062106 (2014)

[11] E. Tassi, D. Grasso, L. Comisso, **“Linear stability analysis of collisionless reconnection in the presence of an equilibrium flow aligned with the guide field”**, Eur. Phys. J. D 68, 88 (2014)

[10] L. Comisso, D. Grasso, F.L. Waelbroeck, D. Borgogno, **“Gyro-induced acceleration of magnetic reconnection”**, Phys. Plasmas 20, 092118 (2013)

[9] L. Comisso, F.L. Waelbroeck, D. Grasso, **“Fast gyrofluid reconnection in high temperature plasmas”**, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 401, 012005 (2012)

[8] D. Borgogno, L. Comisso, D. Grasso, E. Lazzaro, **“Magnetic island evolution under the action of electron cyclotron current drive”**, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 401, 012002 (2012)

[7] L. Comisso, D. Grasso, E. Tassi, F.L. Waelbroeck, **“Numerical investigation of a compressible gyrofluid model for collisionless magnetic reconnection”**, Phys. Plasmas 19, 042103 (2012)

[6] E. Lazzaro and L. Comisso, **“Magnetic Reconnection Controlled by External Current Drive”**, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 53, 054012 (2011)

[5] L. Comisso and E. Lazzaro, **“Two-dimensional effects in the problem of tearing modes control by electron cyclotron current drive”**, Nucl. Fusion 50, 125002 (2010)

[4] E. Lazzaro, L. Comisso, L. Valdettaro, **“Nonlinear response of a neoclassical four-field magnetic reconnection model to localized current drive”**, Phys. Plasmas 17, 052509 (2010)

- Conference Proceedings

[3] E. Lazzaro, D. Borgogno, L. Comisso, D. Grasso, **“Nonlinear 2-D Effects in the Control of Magnetic Islands by ECCD”**, American Institute of Physics Conf. Proc. 1580, 514 (2014)

[2] E. Lazzaro, L. Comisso, M. Del Pra, **“Nonlinear and Diamagnetic Effects in a Neoclassical Model of Magnetic Reconnection”**, American Institute of Physics Conf. Proc. 1392, 45 (2011)

[1] E. Lazzaro and L. Comisso, **“Response of a neoclassical four-field model to electron cyclotron current drive”**, Proceedings of 37th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, P4.139 (2010)