PTYS/LPL Faculty

Joseph Spitale

Lecturer (Adjunct)
Rings, dynamics
Ph.D., 2001, University of Arizona

520-626-8596
Kuiper 423A

Years with LPL: 2011-present

Former Spacecraft Involvement

  • Galileo (Imaging Team Associate)
  • Cassini (Imaging Team Associate and Participating Scientist)

Complete Publications list available from: NASA ADS Author search: Joseph N. Spitale

Refereed Publications (NASA ADS): Calendar Years 2016 through 2017

Spitale, J. N., Hahn, J. M.  The shape of Saturn's Huygens ringlet viewed by Cassini ISS 2016Icar..279..141S

Aslam, S., Amato, M., Bowles, N., Calcutt, S., Hewagama, T., Howard, J., Howett, C., Hsieh, W.-T., Hurford, T., Hurley, J., Irwin, P., Jennings, D. E., Kessler, E., Lakew, B., Loeffler, M., Mellon, M., Nicoletti, A., Nixon, C. A., Putzig, N., Quilligan, G., Rathbun, J., Segura, M., Spencer, J., Spitale, J., West, G.  Dual-telescope multi-channel thermal-infrared radiometer for outer planet fly-by missions 2016AcAau.128..628A

Hurford, T. A., Asphaug, E., Spitale, J. N., Hemingway, D., Rhoden, A. R., Henning, W. G., Bills, B. G., Kattenhorn, S. A., Walker, M.  Tidal disruption of Phobos as the cause of surface fractures 2016JGRE..121.1054H

Available filesSizeCreated
PDF icon Spitale.pdf238.64 KBJune 22, 2016
Semester Course Day/Time Location Resources
Spring 2019 PTYS 214-001
Spring 2018 PTYS 214-001 TTH 2:00 - 3:15PM Kuiper 308 Syllabus
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Fall 2017 PTYS 214-001 TTH 11:00a.m.-12:15p.m. Kuiper 308 Syllabus
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Last updated on March 20, 2018