Heather McCreadie

Lecturer

Contact Details

Room Number..........:  2.18
Building....................:  Physical Sciences
Phone.......................:   +44 (0)1970 628624
E-Mail........................:   hem18

Research Groups

Teaching Areas

Modules Taught

  • FG11010: Ffiseg Glasurol
  • FG15510: Ffiseg Labordy
  • FG15700: Cyflwyniad i Ffiseg Arbrofol a Chyfrifiadurol
  • FG15720: Cyflwyniad i Ffiseg Arbrofol a Chyfrifiadurol
  • FG37500: Prosiect (40 Credyd)
  • FG37540: Prosiect (40 Credyd)
  • PH02510: Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism
  • PH10410: Electricity, Electric Circuits and Magnetism
  • PH11010: Classical Physics
  • PH15510: Laboratory Physics
  • PH15700: Introduction to Computational and Experimental Physics
  • PH15720: Introduction to Computational and Experimental Physics
  • PH19010: Energy and the Environment
  • PH35620: Project (20 Credits)
  • PH37500: Project (40 Credits)
  • PH37540: Project (40 Credits)
  • PH39510: Ionospheres & Magnetospheres
  • PHM2510: Electromagnetic Theory
  • PHM5800: Major Project
  • PHM5860: Major Project
  • PHM5920: Minor Project
  • PHM7020: Advanced Research Topics

Publications

2015

Nahayo, E., Kotze, P.B., McCreadie, H. 2015. A southern Africa harmonic spline core field model derived from CHAMP satellite data. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 123 pp. 13-21. 10.1016/j.jastp.2014.12.002

2014

Sivla, W.T., McCreadie, H. 2014. Mid-latitude thermo spheric zonal winds during the equinoxes. Advances in Space Research 54 (3) pp. 499-508. 10.1016/j.asr.2014.03.014

2013

Mukaro, R., Govender, K., McCreadie, H. 2013. Wave Height and Wave Velocity Measurements in the Vicinity of the Break Point in Laboratory Plunging Waves. Journal of Fluids Engineering 135 (6) 061303 10.1115/1.4023659

Nahayo, E., Kotze, P.B., McCreadie, H. 2013. Study of the geomagnetic field over southern Africa applying harmonic splines technique on CHAMP satellite data. In R. Botha., T. Jili. (eds) Proceedings of SAIP2013: 58th Annual Conference of the South African Institute of Physics. 58th Annual Conference of the South-African-Institute-of-Physics (SAIP). SOUTH AFRICAN INST PHYSICS pp. 422-427.

2012

Sivla, W.T., McCreadie, H. 2012. Lower and Upper thermosphere wind variations during magnetically quiet days. In J. J. VanRensburg. (ed) PROCEEDINGS OF SAIP2012: THE 57TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS. 57th Annual Conference of the South-African-Institute-of-Physics (SAIP). SOUTH AFRICAN INST PHYSICS pp. 392-398.

2011

McCreadie, H., Menvielle, M. 2011. Reply to Stauning's comment on "The PC index: review of methods" by McCreadie and Menvielle (2010). Annales Geophysicae 29 (9) pp. 1581-1585. 10.5194/angeo-29-1581-2011

McCreadie, H., Menvielle, M. 2011. Corrigendum to "The PC index: review of methods" published in Ann. Geophys., 28, 1887–1903, 2010. Annales Geophysicae 29 (5) pp. 813-814. 10.5194/angeo-29-813-2011

2010

McCreadie, H., Menvielle, M. 2010. The PC index: review of methods. Annales Geophysicae 28 (10) pp. 1887-1903. 10.5194/angeo-28-1887-2010

2009

De Santis, A., Arora, B., McCreadie, H. 2009. Geomagnetic Measurements in Remote Regions Preface. Annals of Geophysics 52 (1) pp. V-VII. 10.4401/ag-4566

2008

Tsurutani, B.T., Verkhoglyadova, O.P., Mannucci, A.J., Saito, A., Araki, T., Yumoto, K., Tsuda, T., Abdu, M.A., Sobral, J.H.A., Gonzalez, W.D., McCreadie, H., Lakhina, G.S., Vasyliunas, V.M. 2008. Prompt penetration electric fields (PPEFs) and their ionospheric effects during the great magnetic storm of 30-31 October 2003. Journal of Geophysical Research 113 (A5) 05311 10.1029/2007JA012879

2006

McCreadie, H., Iyemori, T. 2006. Equatorial electrojet as a diagnostic tool of geomagnetic field models. Earth, Planets and Space 58 (7) pp. 885-893.

2005

Iyemori, T., Nose, M., Han, D., Gao, Y., Hashizume, M., Choosakul, N., Shinagawa, H., Tanaka, Y., Utsugi, M., Saito, A., McCreadie, H., Odagi, Y., Yang, F. 2005. Geomagnetic pulsations caused by the Sumatra earthquake on December 26, 2004. Geophysical Research Letters 32 (20) 20807 10.1029/2005GL024083

McCreadie, H. 2005. Classes of the equatorial electrojet. In C. Reigber., H. Luhr., P. Schwintzer., J. Wickert. (eds) Earth Observation with Champ: Results from Three Years in Orbit. 2nd CHAMP Science Meeting. Springer Nature pp. 401-406.

McCreadie, H. 2005. Geomagnetic induction modeling based on CHAMP magnetic vector data. In C. Reigber., H. Luhr., P. Schwintzer., J. Wickert. (eds) Earth Observation with Champ : Results from Three Years in Orbit. 2nd CHAMP Science Meeting. Springer Nature pp. 335-340.

2004

Han, D., Iyemori, T., Nosé, M., McCreadie, H., Gao, Y., Yang, F., Yamashita, S., Stauning, P. 2004. A comparative analysis of low-latitude Pi2 pulsations observed by Orsted and ground stations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics 109 (A10) 10209 10.1029/2004JA010576

Martinec, Z., McCreadie, H. 2004. Electromagnetic induction modelling based on satellite magnetic vector data. Geophysical Journal International 157 (3) pp. 1045-1060. 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2004.02252.x

1993

Butcher, E.C., Mccreadie, H., Schlapp, D.M. 1993. A Worldwide Study of the H, D and Z Variation On Abnormal Quiet Days (Aqds). Geophysical Journal International 114 (1) pp. 175-184. 10.1111/j.1365-246X.1993.tb01477.x

McCreadie, H., Butcher, E.C. 1993. A preliminary analysis of annual and semi-annual variations of the geomagnetic field. Exploration Geophysics 24 pp. 151-156. 10.1071/EG993151