PTYS/LPL Alumni

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AlumnusDegree, year, advisor, dissertation, current position & institution
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Abramov, OlegImpact-Induced Hydrothermal Activity on Earth and Mars
Ph.D., 2006, Kring
Research Space Scientist - Astrogeology Science Center, United States Geological Survey
Allen, CarltonVolcano-Ice Interactions on the Earth and Mars
Ph.D. , 1978, Strom
NASA Johnson Space Science Center, Astromaterials Curator, Retired
Allen, CarltonCentral Peaks in Lunar Craters
M.S. (Geosciences), 1972, Roemer/Strom/Titley
NASA Johnson Space Science Center, Astromaterials Curator, Retired
Archer, DougThe Martian near surface environment: Analysis on Antarctic Soils and Laboratory Experiments on Putative Martian Organics
Ph.D., 2010, Smith
NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellow (RA), NASA Johnson Space Center
Asphaug, ErikDynamic Fragmentation in the Solar System: Applications of Fracture Mechanics and Hydrodynamics to Questions of Planetary Evolution
Ph.D., 1993, Melosh
Professor, School of Earth & Space Exploration, Arizona State University
Aubele, JayneVesicle Zonation and Vertical Structure of Basalt Flows
M.S., 1988, Drake
Education Staff/mappers, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
B
Banks, MariaGlacial Processes and Morphologies in the Southern Hemisphere of Mars
Ph.D. (Geosciences), 2009, McEwen
Post-doc (RA), Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, CEPS, National Air and Space Museum
Barlow, NadineRelative Ages and the Geologic Evolution of Martian Terrain Units
Ph.D., 1987, Strom
Professor, Department Chair, Northern Arizona University
Barnes, JasonCharacterizing Transiting Extrasolar Giant Planets: On Companions, Rings, and Love Handles
Ph.D., 2004, Brown
Assistant Professor of Physics, University of Idaho
Bart, GwenLunar Surface Geology from Analysis of Impact Craters and Their Ejecta
Ph.D., 2007, Melosh
Assistant Research Professor of Physics, University of Idaho
Baugh, NicoleFluvial Channels on Titan
M.S., 2008, Brown
HiRISE staff, LPL/University of Arizona
Bellaire, PaulSpectral Signatures of the Earth's Night Airglow Observed from the Space Shuttle
Ph.D., 1997, Broadfoot
Benner, Chris (Drayton)The Visual and Near Infrared Spectrum of Methane and Its Application to Uranus, Neptune, Triton, and Pluto
Ph.D., 1977, Fink
Research Associate Professor, Physics, College of William and Mary
Berger, EveCubanite and Associated Sulfides in CI Chondrites and Comet 81P/Wild 2: Implications for Aqueous Processing
Ph.D., 2011, Lauretta
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (RA), NASA/ORAU
Berman, DanielHillside Gullies and Possible Glacial Landforms Associated With the Degradation of Highland Craters on Mars
M.S. (Geosciences), 2003, Baker
Research Scientist, Planetary Science Institute
Beyer, RossMartian Surface Roughness and Stratigraphy
Ph.D., 2004, McEwen
Principal Investigator and Research Scientist, NASA Ames/SETI
Binder, AlanStratigraphy and Structure of the Cleomedes Quadrangle of the Moon
Ph.D. (Geology), 1967, Titley
Director, Lunar Research Institute
Bjoraker, GordonThe Gas Composition and Vertical Cloud Structure of Jupiter's Troposphere Derived From 5 Micron Spectroscopic Observations
Ph.D., 1985, Larson
Staff scientist, NASA Goddard
Bland, MichaelThe Tectonic, Thermal, and Magnetic Evolution of Icy Satellites
Ph.D., 2008, Showman
Research Space Scientist, USGS Astrogeology
Block, KristinFulgurite Classification, Petrology and Implications for Planetary Processes
M.S., 2011, Swindle
HiRISE Staff, LPL/University of Arizona
Bolser, DianaMicrostructural Analysis of Calcium-Aluminum-Rich Inclusions in Primitive Meteorites: Implications for Early Solar System Chemistry
M.S. (Chemistry), 2014, Zega
Bond, JadeThe Chemistry of Extrasolar Planetary Systems
Ph.D., 2008, Lauretta
Post-doc (RA), University of New South Wales
Bottke, WilliamThe Collisional and Dynamical Evolution of Asteroids
Ph.D., 1995, Greenberg
Director, Department for Space Studies, Southwest Research Institute, Boulder
Buie, MarcLightcurve CCD Spectrophotometry of Pluto
Ph.D., 1984, Fink
Staff scientist, Southwest Research Institute (Boulder)
Burkland, MichaelThe Thermal Retentive Nature of the I-Xe System in the Meteorite Bjurbole: Implications for the I-Xe System as a Chronometer of Early Solar System Events
Ph.D. (Physics), 1998, Swindle
Sr. Systems Engineer, Raytheon
Burr, DevonInvestigations into the Cerberus Outflow Channels, Mars
Ph.D. (Geosciences), 2003, McEwen and Baker
Associate Professor, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee (Knoxville)
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Campins, HumbertoChiron and the Centaura: Escapees From the Kuiper Belt
Ph.D., 1982, Rieke
Professor, University of Central Florida
Chabot, NancyGeochemical Studies of the Cores of Terrestrial Planetary Bodies
Ph.D., 1999, Drake
Instrument Scientist, Applied Physics Laboratory/Johns Hopkins
Chamberlain, MatthewResponse of Martian Ground Ice to Orbit-Induced Climate Change
Ph.D., 2005, Boynton
Research Scientist, Planetary Science Institute
Choi, DavidThe Meteorology of Giant Planets Revealed Through Automated Cloud Feature Tracking
Ph.D., 2009, Showman
Chollet, EileenSolar-Energetic Particles as a Probe of the Inner Heliosphere
Ph.D., 2008, Giacalone
Research Analyst, CNA Analysis & Solutions
Ciesla, FredThe Physics and Chemistry of Solar Nebula Shock Waves: Applications to Chondrule Formation
Ph.D., 2003, Hood, Lauretta
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geophysics, University of Chicago
Clark, RichardThe Detectability of Lunar Impacts in the Near Infrared
M.S., 1996, Melosh
National Solar Observatory GONG Project
Clements, ArthurCloud Structure in the South Tropical Zone, Red Spot, and the North Polar Region of Jupiter
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1974, Tomasko
Coffeen, DavidA Polarimetric Study of the Atmosphere of Venus
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1968, Gehrels
TESSERACT
Cohen, BarbaraGeochemistry and 40AR - 39AR Geochronology of Lunar Meteorite Impact Melt Clasts
Ph.D., 2000, Swindle
Planetary Scientist, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
Consolmagno, GuyElectromagnetic Processes in the Evolution of the Solar Nebula
Ph.D., 1978, Jokipii
Curator, Vatican Meteorite Collection, Vatican Observatory, Tucson & Rome
Cooper, CurtisMeteorologies of Brown Dwarfs and Extrasolar Giant Planets
Ph.D., 2006, Showman
Software Engineer, Stellar Science (Albuquerque)
Cordell, BruceTectonism and the Interior of Mercury
Ph.D., 1977, Strom
Instructor, Physics, Fullerton College
Cruikshank, DaleInfrared Colorimetry of the Moon
Ph.D. (Geology), 1968 , Titley/Kuiper
Research Scientist, NASA Ames Research Center
Crumpler, LarryIo: Models of Volcanism and Interior Structure
Ph.D., 1983, Strom
Research Curator, Volcanology & Space Science, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Cui, JunAnalysis of Titan's Neutral Upper Atmosphere from Cassini Ion Neutral Mass Spectrometer Measurements in the Closed Source Neutral Mode
Ph.D., 2008, Yelle
Research Scientist, Department of Space Sciences, Nanjing University
Cunningham, CindySpatial and Temporal Monitoring of the Jovian Atmosphere
Ph.D., 1987, Hunten
Cyr, KimberlyThe Distribution of Water in the Solar Nebula: Implications for Solar System Formation
Ph.D., 1998, Lunine
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Dai, WeiGas Trapping in Amorphous Water Ice: A Theoretical and Experimental Approach
Ph.D., 2000, Lunine
Daubar, IngridNorthwest Africa 482: A Lunar Meteorite From the Highlands
M.S., 2002, Kring
HiRISE staff, LPL, University of Arizona
Daubar, IngridNew Dated Craters on Mars and the Moon: Studies of the Freshest Craters in the Solar System
Ph.D., 2014, McEwen
Post-doc (RA) NASA Jet propulsion Laboratory, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Dawson, DouglasModelling the Cratering Record of Venus
Ph.D., 1998, Strom
HiRise technical staff, LPL, University of Arizona
Diniega, SerinaModeling Aeolian Dune and Dune Field Evolution
Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics), 2010, Byrne
Systems Engineer, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Doose, LynLight Scattering Properties of Jupiter's Red Spot
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1976, Tomasko
Lunar and Planetary Laboratory (Retired)
Dundas, ColinInvestigations of the Martian Mid-Latitudes: Implications for Ground Ice
Ph.D., 2009, McEwen
Research Geologist, U.S.G.S. Flagstaff
Dunlap, J. LawrenceLaboratory Work on the Shape of Asteroids
M.S. (Astronomy), 1972, Gehrels
Dykhuis, MelissaAsteroid Family Dynamics in the Inner Main Belt
Ph.D., 2015, Greenberg
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Ekholm, AndreasCrater Features Diagnostic of Oblique Impacts: The Size and Position of the Central Peak
M.S., 2001, Melosh
Elder, CatherineThe Effects of Melt on Impact Craters on Icy Satellites and on the Dynamics of Io's Interior
Ph.D., 2015, Showman
Post-doc (RA), NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Emery, JoshConstraints on the Surface Composition of Trojan Asteroids From Near Infrared (0.8-4.0) Spectroscopy and Spectral Modeling
Ph.D., 2002, Brown
Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee
Engel, SteffiTitan and the Cosmochemistry of the Outer Solar System
Ph.D., 1994, Lunine
Former Associate Staff Scientist, LPL, University of Arizona
Eplee, RobertSpokes in Saturn's B Ring: Dynamical and Physical Properties Deduced From Voyager Saturn Ring Images
Ph.D., 1987, B. Smith
Senior Programmer, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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Farrand, WilliamVisible and Near Infrared Reflectance of Tuff Rings and Tuff Cones
Ph.D. (Geosciences), 1991, Singer
Research Scientist, Space Science Institute
Feierberg, MichaelEvidence for a Compositional Relationship Between Asteroids and Meteorites From Infrared Spectral Reflectances
Ph.D., 1981, Larson
Chase Manhattan Bank
Fevig, RonOrbit-Dependent Spectral Trends for the Near-Earth Asteroid Population
Ph.D., 2006, Fink
Assistant Professor, University of North Dakota/Aerospace Sciences
Florinski, VladimirA Two-Dimensional, Self-Consistent Model of Galactic and Anomalous Cosmic Rays in the Solar Wind
Ph.D., 2001, Jokipii
Assistant Professor, University of Alabama, Huntsville
Fortney, JonathanThe Evolution of Giant Planets
Ph.D., 2004, Hubbard
Associate Professor, University of California, Santa Cruz
Frey, Sarah E.Characterization of Instabilities in the Problem of Elastic Planetary Tides
Ph.D. (Applied Math), 2005, Greenberg
Fussner, StephanieSearch for 938 nm Specular Enhancement on Titan
M.S., 2006, McEwen
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Gardner-Vandy, Kathryn G.Partial Melting on FeO-Rich Asteroids: Insights to the First Stage of Planetary Differentiation
Ph.D., 2012, Lauretta
Research Scientist, Department of Geosciences, University of Tulsa
Geissler, PaulSpectrophotometric Mapping of Coprates Quadrangle, Mars
Ph.D., 1992, Singer
Research Geologist, U.S.G.S. Astrogeology Research Center, Flagstaff
Gibbard, SeranLightning in the Solar System
Ph.D., 1996, Levy
Research Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Goldin, TamaraAtmospheric Interactions During Global Deposition of Chicxulub Impact Ejecta
Ph.D. (Geosciences), 2008, Melosh
Associate Editor, Nature Geoscience
Gradie, JonathanAn Astrophysical Study of the Minor Planets in the Eos and Koronis Asteroid Families
Ph.D., 1978, Zellner
Chief Science Officer and Vice President (STI); CSO and VP (STI Medical Systems); CEO (TerraSystems, Inc.), STI, Inc./TerraSys, Inc.
Grier, JenniferDetermining the Ages of Impact Events: Multidisciplinary Studies Using Remote Sensing and Samples Analysis Techniques
Ph.D., 1999, McEwen
Senior Scientist, Education Specialist, Planetary Science Institute
Grinspoon, DavidLarge Impact Events and Atmospheric Evolution on the Terrestrial Planets
Ph.D., 1988, Lewis
Curator of Astrobiology and Adjunct Professor, Denver Museum of Nature and Science and University of Colorado
Grundy, WilliamMethane and Nitrogen Ices on Pluto and Triton: A Combined Laboratory and Telescope Investigation
Ph.D., 1995, Fink
Astronomer, Lowell Observatory
Gulick, VirginiaMagmatic Intrusions and Hydrothermal Systems: Implications for the Formation of Martian Fluvial Valleys
Ph.D. (Geosciences), 1993, Baker
Senior Research Scientist, SETI/NASA Ames Research Center
Gulick, VirginiaOrigin and Evolution of Valleys on the Martian Volcanoes: The Hawaiian Analog
M.S. (Geosciences), 1987, Baker
Senior Research Scientist, SETI/NASA Ames Research Center
Guo, FanEffects of Turbulent Magnetic Fields on the Transport and Acceleration of Energetic Charged Particles: Numerical Simulations with Applications to Heliospheric Physics
Ph.D., 2012, Giacalone
Post-doc (RA), Los Alamos National Laboratory
H
Hall, DoyleUltraviolet Resonance Radiation and the Structure of the Heliosphere
Ph.D., 1992, Shemansky
Scientist, Boeing LTS
Harner, PatrickCarbonates and Other Salts in the Atacama Desert and on Mars, and the Implications for the Role of Life in Carbonate Formation
M.S., 2015, Baker
Harris, Daniel HowardIce Mantles, and the Size of the Interstellar Grains
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1976, Woolf
Director, San Antonio Bible Based Science Association
Hartigan, PatrickObservations and Bowshock Models of Herbig-Haro Objects
Ph.D., 1987, Lada
Professor, Rice University
Hartmann, William History of the Lunar Surface
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1966, Kuiper
Senior Scientist, Planetary Science Institute
Hatheway, Allen WayneLava Tubes and Collapse Depressions
Ph.D. (Geological Engineering), 1971, Lacy
Consulting Geological Engineer
Hattori, MakiMass Loss of Highly Irradiated Extra-Solar Giant Planets
M.S., 2008, Hubbard
Programmer Associate, Sigma Space Corporation
Hays, NaydeneGeochronology of Shergottite Meteorites: Using LA-MC-ICP-MS to Examine U-Th-Pb Systematics of Baddeleyites and Phosphates
M.S., 2011, Drake
MESH Study Center Director, Olympic College
Head, JamesFragmentation and Ejection of the Martian Clan Meteorites
Ph.D., 1999, Melosh
AAAS Diplomacy Fellow, Office of Space and Advanced Technology, U.S. Department of State
Hicks, MichaelA Spectrophotometric Survey of Comets and Earth-Approaching Asteroids
Ph.D., 1997, Fink
Research Scientist, JPL
Hildebrand, AlanGeochemistry and Stratigraphy of the Cretaceous/Tertiary Boundary Impact Ejecta
Ph.D., 1992, Boynton
Associate Professor of Geology, University of Calgary
Hillgren, ValeriePartitioning Behavior of Moderately Siderophile Elements in Ni-Rich Systems: Implications for the Earth and Moon
Ph.D., 1993, Drake
Scientist, Carnegie Institution of Washington
Hilton, DouglasA Partially Collisional Model of the Titan Hydrogen Torus
Ph.D., 1987, Hunten
Hoppa, GregEuropa: Effects of Rotation and Tides on Tectonic Processes
Ph.D., 1998, Greenberg
Senior Principal Systems Engineer, Raytheon
Horst, SarahPost-Cassini Investigations of Titan Atmospheric Chemistry
Ph.D., 2011, Yelle
Assistant Professor, Morton K. Blaustein Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Johns Hopkins Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Hostetler, CharlesEquilibrium Properties of Some Silicate Materials: A Theoretical Study
Ph.D., 1982, Drake
Senior Staff Scientist, Columbia Environmental Sciences Inc.
Housen, KevinThe Stochastic Evolution of Asteroidal Regoliths and the Origin of Brecciated and Gas-Rich Meteorites
Ph.D., 1981, Wilkening
Scientist, Boeing
Howell, RobertInfrared Speckle Interferometry
Ph.D., 1980, Low
Associate Professor, University of Wyoming
Hoxie, Dwight ThomasThe Structure and Evolution of Stars of Very Low Mass
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1969, Weymann
Hurford, TerryTides and Tidal Stress: Applications to Europa
Ph.D., 2005, Greenberg
Planetary Scientist, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Hutson, MelindaChemical Studies of Enstatite Chondrites
Ph.D., 1996, Lewis
Research Assistant Professor, Portland State University
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Jackson, BrianTidal Evolution of Extra-Solar Planets
Ph.D., 2009, Greenberg
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Boise State University
Jaeger, WindySelect Problems in Planetary Structural Geology: Global-Scale Tectonics on Io, Regional-Scale Kinematics on Venus, and Local-Scale Field Analyses on Earth With Application to Mars
Ph.D., 2004, Baker
Research Geologist, U.S.G.S. Astrogeology Research Center, Flagstaff
Janes, DanielTectonics of One Plate Planets
Ph.D., 1990, Melosh
Research Scientist, Dept. of Geosciences, UA, Retired
JeongAhn, YoungminOrbital Distribution of Minor Planets in the Inner Solar System and Their Impact Flux on the Moon, Earth and Mars
Ph.D., 2015, Malhotra
Johnson, JeffreyGeologic Investigations of the Venusian Surface Using Magellan Radar Imagery, Altimetry and Radiometry
Ph.D. (Geosciences), 1994, Baker
Research Geologist, U.S.G.S. Astrogeology Research Center, Flagstaff
Johnston, JeffreySpectroscopic Observations of the Night Airglow From 3000 Å to 9200 Å
Ph.D., 1992, Broadfoot
Jones, ThomasAn Infrared Reflectance Study of Water in Outer Belt Asteriods: Clues to Composition and Origin
Ph.D., 1988, Lewis
Astronaut, Author, Consultant
Jones, AndreaA Geomorphic Analysis of Hale Crater, Mars: The Effects of Impact Into Ice-Rich Crust
M.S. (Geosciences), 2009, McEwen and Baker
Education and Public Outreach Specialist, Lunar and Planetary Institute
K
Kargel, JeffreyCryomagmatism in the Outer Solar System
Ph.D., 1990, Lewis
Senior Associate Research Scientist, Dept.of Hydrology, University of Arizona
Karkoschka, ErichSaturn's Atmoshpere in the Visible and Near Infrared, 1986-1989
Ph.D., 1990, Tomasko
Senior Staff Scientist, LPL, University of Arizona
Kataria, Tiffany Atmospheric Circulation of Hot Jupiters and Super Earths
Ph.D., 2014, Showman
Research Fellow, University of Exeter
Keller, JohnPart I: Development of a Concept Inventory Addressing Students' Beliefs and Reasoning Difficulties Regarding the Greenhouse Effect; Part II: Distribution of Chlorine Measured by the Mars Odyssey Gamma Ray Spectrometer
Ph.D., 2006, Boynton
Assistant Professor, California Polytechnic Institute, San Luis Obispo
Kerola, DanaNear-Infrared Spectroscopic Studies of the Troposhere of Saturn
Ph.D., 1994, Larson and Tomasko
Assistant Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Ko, Chung-MingCosmic-Ray Modified Stellar Winds
Ph.D. (Physics), 1986, Jokipii
Professor, Director, Graduate Institute of Astronomy, NCU
Kolb, KellyModeling Bright Gully Deposits' Formation in Hale Crater, Mars: Implications for Recent Liquid Water
M.Sc., 2008, McEwen
Geophysics Processing Group, Exxon Mobile
Kolb, KellyInvestigating Evidence for Geologically Recent Liquid Water on Mars
Ph.D., 2009, McEwen
Geophysics Processing Group, Exxon Mobile
Komatsu, GoroChannels and Valleys on Venus
Ph.D., 1993, Baker
Research Professor, International Research School of Planetary Sciences, Pescara, Italy
Kopriva, DavidA Stream Function Method for Computing Steady Rotational Transonic Flows With Application to Solar Wind-Type Problems
Ph.D. (Applied Math), 1982, Jokipii
Professor, Department of Mathematics, Florida State University
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Lanagan, PeterGeologic history of the Cerberus plains, Mars
Ph.D., 2004, McEwen
Professor, College of Southern Nevada
Leake, MarthaThe Intercrater Plains of Mercury and the Moon: Their Nature, Origin, and Role in Terrestrial Planet Evolution
Ph.D., 1981, Strom
Professor, Valdosta State University
Lee, Thomas AlanInterstellar Extinction in the Orion Association
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1967, Johnson
Lemmon, MarkProperties of Titan's Haze and Surface
Ph.D., 1994, Tomasko
Associate Professor, Texas A&M
Lewis, NikoleAtmospheric Circulation of Eccentric Extrasolar Giant Planets
Ph.D., 2012, Showman
Sagan Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lian, YuanNumerical Simulations of Atmospheric Dynamics on the Giant Planets
Ph.D., 2009, Showman
Research Associate, Ashima Research (Pasadena, CA)
Lora, JuanRadiation and Dynamics in Titan's Atmosphere: Investigations of Titan's Present and Past Climate
Ph.D., 2014, Russell
Post-doc (RA), Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles
M
MacFarlane, JosephTheoretical Predictions for the Phase Stability of Dense Binary Mixtures
Ph.D., 1983, Hubbard
Prism Computational Sciences
Maloney, PhilipGlobal Properties of Molecular Clouds and the Interstellar Medium in Galaxies
Ph.D., 1987, Black
Senior Research Associate, University of Colorado Boulder
Malvin, DanielExperimental Partitioning of Siderophile Elements in the Systems Iron-Nickel-Sulfur-Phosphorus and Forsterite-Anorthite-Diopside
M.S., 1987, Drake
Publishing
Marcialis, RobertThe Pluto-Charon System as Revealed During the Mutual Events
Ph.D., 1990, Lebofsky & Hubbard
Marley, MarkNonradial Oscillations of Saturn: Implications for Ring System Structure
Ph.D., 1990, Hubbard
Research scientist (Ames) and Consulting Professor (Stanford), NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University
Marsh, CelindaThermal Processing in Ordinary Chondrites: Development of the Fast Electron Microprobe (FEM) Technique for Measuring Heterogeneity of Ferromagnesian Silicates
M.S., 2007, Lauretta
Program Specialist, Science and Space Branch, Office of Management and Budget, Office of the President
Mastrapa, RachelWater Ice and Radiation in the Solar System
Ph.D., 2004, Brown
Research scientist, SETI/NASA Ames Research Center
McCormack, JohnA Three-Dimensional Mechanistic Ozone Transport Model: Applications to Midlatitude Trends and 11-Year Variability
Ph.D. (Atmosperic Science), 1996, Hood
Atmospheric Scientist, Naval Research Laboratory
McFarlane, ElisabethDifferentiation in the Early Earth: An Experimental Investigation
Ph.D., 1994, Drake
McLarty-Schroeder, JanetDevelopment, Assessment, and Applications of PTYS 109L: Exploration and Discovery in Planetary Science
M.S., 1998, Strom
Professor, Cerritos College
Melendrez, DavidRemote Sensing of Potential Lunar Resources
M.S. (Geosciences), 1991, Baker
Meng, HuanCharacterizing Terrestrial Planet Formation with Young Debris Disks
Ph.D., 2014, Rieke
Post-doc (RA), Steward Observatory
Merline, WilliamObservations of Small-Amplitude Oscillations in the Radial Velocity of Arcturus
Ph.D., 1995, McMillan
Staff scientist, Southwest Research Institute, Boulder
Milazzo, MosesRemote Sensing of Thermally Induced Activity on Io and Mars
Ph.D., 2005, McEwen
Research Geophysicist, BASIS Flagstaff
Minton, DavidDynamical History of the Asteroid Belt and Implications for Terrestrial Planet Bombardment
Ph.D., 2009, Malhotra
Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Purdue
Molaro, JamieStress, on the Rocks: Thermally Induced Stresses in Rocks and Microstructures on Airless Bodies, Implications for Breakdown
Ph.D., 2015, Byrne
Moores, JohnEffects of Insolation on Habitability and the Isotopic History of Martian Water
Ph.D., 2008, Smith
Assistant Professor, York University
Moro-Martin, AmayaSignatures of Planets in Circumstellar Debris Disks
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 2004, Malhotra
Assistant Astronomer, STScI and Associate Research Scientist, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University
Musselwhite, DonExperimental Geochemistry of Iodine, Argon and Xenon: Implications for the Outgassing Histories of the Earth and Mars
Ph.D., 1995, Drake
Lecturer (Geology and Physics), University of Houston (Downtown)
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Neish, CatherineFormation of Prebiotic Molecules in Liquid Water Environments on the Surface of Titan
Ph.D., 2008, Lunine
Assistant Professor, Florida Institute of Technology
Newsom, HortonThe Experimental Partitioning Behavior of Tungsten and Phosphorus: Implications for the Composition and Formation of the Earth, Moon and Eucrite Parent Body
Ph.D., 1982, Drake
Senior Research Scientist III, Institute of Meteoritics, University of New Mexico
Nolan, MichaelDelivery of Meteorites From the Asteroid Belt
Ph.D., 1994, Greenberg
Senior Research Scientist, Lunar and Planetary Lab, University of Arizona
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O'Brien, DavidThe Collisional and Dynamical Evolution of the Main Belt, NEA and TNO Populations
Ph.D., 2004, Greenberg
Research scientist, Planetary Science Institute
Owen, TobiasStudies of Planetary Spectra in the Photographic Infrared
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 1965, Kuiper
Astronomer, University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
P
Palmer, EricVolatiles on Solar System Objects: Carbon Dioxide on Lapetus and Aqueous Alteration in CM Chondrites
Ph.D., 2009, Brown, Lauretta
Research Scientist, Planetary Science Institute
Pariev, VladimirMagnetic Fields: Their Origin and Manifestation In Accretion Disks Around Supermassive Black Holes
Ph.D. (Astronomy), 2001, Jokipii
Pasek, MatthewPhosphorus and Sulfur Cosmochemistry: Implications for the Origins of Life
Ph.D., 2006, Lauretta
Associate Professor, University of South Florida
Pearce, StevenCore-Mantle Interactions Resulting From Sudden Changes in the Earth's Moment of Inertia
Ph.D., 1995, Levy
Lecturer, Simon Fraser University
Pedicino, JonathanClimate Change on Mars: Modeling Possible Glaciers
Ph.D., 1996, Baker
Professor, College of the Redwoods
Pei, ChunshengSolar Energetic Particle Transport in the Heliosphere
Ph.D. (AMe), 2007, Jokipii
Pellicori, SamuelPolarizing Properties of Pulverized Materials: Applications to the Lunar Surface
M.S. (Optical Sciences), 1969, Swindell (Committee on Optical Sciences)
Consultant, Pellicori Optical Consulting
Penteado, PauloStudy of Titan's Methane Cycle
PTYS, 2009, Griffith
Post-doc (RA), Northern Arizona University
Phillips, CynthiaVoyager and Galileo SSI Views of Volacanic Resurfacing on IO and the Search for Geologic Activity on Europa
Ph.D., 2000, McEwen
Senior Research Scientist, NASA Ames/SETI
Pierazzo, ElisabettaThe Chicxulub Impact Event and the Environmental Catastrophe at the End of the Cretaceous Period
Ph.D., 1997, Melosh
Pope, ShellyLaboratory Measurements of the Single-Scattering Properties of Ammonia Ice Crystals
Ph.D., 1991, Tomasko
Staff scientist, Raytheon
Preblich, BrandonMapping Rays and Secondary Craters From Zunil, Mars
M.S., 2005, McEwen
Teacher, AP Physics, Physics I, and Astronomy, Troy-Athens High School (Michigan)
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Radebaugh, JaniFormation and Evolution of Paterae on Jupiter's Moon Io
Ph.D., 2005, McEwen
Associate Professor, Brigham Young University
Reid, RobertSpectrophotometic Calibration of Imager for Mars Pathfinder Datasets
M.S., 1997, Smith
Senior Software Engineer, FreeWave Technologies (Boulder)
Richardson, JamesThe Seismic Effect of Impacts on Asteroid Surface Morphology
Ph.D., 2005, Melosh & Greenberg
Assistant Research Professor, Purdue
Rivkin, AndrewObservations of Main-Belt Asteroids in the 3-/mu M Region
Ph.D., 1997, Lebofsky
Senior Research staff, Johns Hopkins/APL
Rizk, BasharObservations and Modelling of the Martian Water Vapor Budget for 1988-89
Ph.D., 1991, Hunten
Senior Research Scientist, LPL, University of Arizona
Ruzicka, AlexPetrologic-Kinetic Studies of Meteorites
Ph.D., 1996, Boynton
Associate Professor, Portland State University
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Sayanagi, KunioNumerical Modeling of Atmospheric Jet Streams on Jupiter and Saturn: Their Formation and Stability
Ph.D. (Physics), 2007, Showman
Assistant Professor, Hampton University
Schad, ThomasSpectropolarimetry of Fine Magnetized Structures in the Upper Solar Atmosphere
Ph.D., 2013, Giacalone
Instrument scientist, Institute for Astronomy - Maui, University of Hawaii
Schaller, ChrisVenus Ejecta Parabolas: Comparing Theory With Observation
M.S., 1998, Greenberg
Applications Systems Analyst, Senior, LPL, University of Arizona
Schneider, NicholasSodium in Io's Extended Atmosphere
Ph.D., 1988, Hunten
Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder
Schrader, DevinThe Formation and Alteration of the Renazzo-Like Carbonaceous Chondrites
Ph.D., 2012, Lauretta
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mineral Sciences, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Sears, WilliamTidal Effects on the Evolution of Titan
Ph.D., 1994, Lunine
Sharma, PriyankaInvestigations of Titan's Topography and Surface Roughness
Ph.D., 2012, Byrne
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