PTYS/LPL Faculty

NameTitle, Specialty
Daniel ApaiAssistant Professor, Astrobiology, Exoplanetary systems, Planet formation
Vic BakerRegents' Professor, Planetary surfaces, Geomorphology
Gilda BallesterSenior Research Scientist, Planetary atmospheres, Exoplanets
Travis BarmanAssociate Professor, Exoplanetary systems, Planetary formation and evolution
William BoyntonProfessor, Cosmochemistry, Geochemistry, Astrobiology
Robert BrownProfessor, Planetary surface processes
Shane ByrneAssociate Professor, Planetary surface processes
Joe GiacaloneProfessor, Assistant Department Head, Solar and heliospheric physics, Astrophysics, Theoretical astrophysics
Caitlin GriffithProfessor, Planetary atmospheres
Christopher HamiltonAssistant Professor, Planetary surfaces, Volcanology
Walter HarrisAssociate Professor, Planetary atmospheres, Solar and heliospheric physics, Remote sensing instrumentation
Lon HoodSenior Research Scientist, Planetary & atmospheric physics, Theoretical astrophysics
Ellen HowellSenior Research Scientist
William HubbardProfessor, Planetary atmospheres & interiors
Jozsef KotaSenior Research Scientist, Theoretical space physics & space weather, Theoretical astrophysics
Dante LaurettaProfessor
Principal Investigator, OSIRIS-REx, OSIRIS-REx, Asteroids, Comets, Meteorites, Origin of the Solar System
Renu MalhotraProfessor, Orbital dynamics, Theoretical astrophysics
Isamu MatsuyamaAssistant Professor, Theoretical modeling, Planetary formation
Alfred McEwenProfessor, Planetary geology
Robert (Bob) McMillanAssociate Research Scientist, Asteroid surveys, Spacewatch, Planetary astronomy
Michael NolanSenior Research Scientist
Ilaria PascucciAssistant Professor, Planetary formation and evolution
Jon PelletierProfessor, Geosciences, Geography and regional development, Planetary sciences
George RiekeRegents' Professor, IR astronomy
Joellen RussellAssociate Professor, Geosciences, Planetary sciences
Adam ShowmanProfessor, Dynamics and evolution of planetary atmospheres
Timothy SwindleDirector, Department Head, Cosmochemistry
Roger YelleProfessor, Planetary atmospheres, Exoplanets
Tom ZegaAssistant Professor, Cosmochemistry, Planetary materials