turbulent flows, especially solar and planetary interior convection;
emergence of large-scale flows like differential rotation, planetary
jets, meridional flows, large-scale features like solar supergranulation
and Saturn´s polar hexagon; seismology of the Sun and planets;
non-linear interactions; solar g-modes.
Methods: Analytical modelling, data analysis, perturbation theory, numerical fluid dynamic simulations, inverse methods, stochastic processes, time series analysis.
See also personal homepage: http://vincentboening.de/
Education and Employment:
Since 2020: Postdoctoral researcher at MPS in the Planetary Interiors Group in the Planetary Science Department
Since 2017: Postdoctoral researcher at Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research
2014-2017: Ph.D. student at Kiepenheuer-Institute for Solar Physics (KIS) and at Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg. Thesis title: Inferences of the Deep Solar Meridional Flow. Supervisor: apl.Prof. Dr. Markus Roth
2005-2014: University studies in Mathematics, Physics, and Economics at the Universities of Bonn, Bologna, Paris, and Freiburg.
2014: MSc. in Physics (University of Freiburg)
2010: MSc. in Mathematics (probability theory, University Paris VI)
2008: Vordiplom in Economics (University of Bonn)
2007: Vordiplom in Mathematics (University of Bonn)
(2) Böning, V. G. A., Birch, A. C., Gizon, L., Duvall, T. L. Jr. (2021). Helioseismological determination of the subsurface spatial spectrum of solar convection: Demonstration using numerical simulations. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 649, A59. [doi, arXiv]
(3) Böning, V. G. A., Birch, A. C., Gizon, L., Duvall, T. L. Jr, Schou, J (2020). Characterizing the spatial pattern of solar supergranulation using the bispectrum. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 635, A181. [doi, arXiv]
(6) Böning, V. G. A., Roth, M., Jackiewicz, J., & Kholikov, S. (2017). Validation of Spherical Born Approximation Sensitivity Functions for Measuring Deep Solar Meridional Flow. The Astrophysical Journal, 838, 53. [doi, arXiv]
(7) Böning, V. G. A., Roth, M., Zima, W., Birch, A. C., & Gizon, L. (2016). Sensitivity Kernels for Flows in Time-Distance Helioseismology: Extension to Spherical Geometry. The Astrophysical Journal, 824, 49. [doi, arXiv]