Welcome

I am a Ph. D. candidate at the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, with an anticipated graduation date of May 2015. My research interests include solar system dynamics of small bodies (asteroids, comets, KBOs), both theoretical modeling and observation. I am currently working with Dr. Richard Greenberg, studying asteroid family identification in the inner main belt.


Watch my asteroid science videos on the 321Science YouTube channel:

321Science logo






Watch a video about me created for the Women's Stories initiative:

Women's Stories video
Melissa Dykhuis


Contact:

1629 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85719

Office: 520-626-2041
Email (preferred): Dykhuis email

321Science is a registered trademark of the Arizona Board of Regents, Copyright 2014 © Arizona Board of Regents, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ