Jonathan Niehof

Research Scientist III
Phone: (603) 862-0649
Office: Space Science Center, Morse Hall, Durham, NH 03824
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  • Ph.D., Astronomy, Boston University
  • M.A., Astronomy, Boston University
  • B.A., Physics, Calvin College
  • B.S., Computer Science, Calvin College

Selected Publications

Schwadron, N. A., Rahmanifard, F., Wilson, J., Jordan, A. P., Spence, H. E., Joyce, C. J., . . . Zeitlin, C. (2018). Update on the Worsening Particle Radiation Environment Observed by CRaTER and Implications for Future Human Deep-Space Exploration. Space Weather, 16(3), 289-303. doi:10.1002/2017sw001803

Cohen, I. J., Mauk, B. H., Anderson, B. J., Westlake, J. H., Sibeck, D. G., Giles, B. L., . . . Burch, J. L. (2016). Observations of energetic particle escape at the magnetopause: Early results from the MMS Energetic Ion Spectrometer (EIS). Geophysical Research Letters, 43(12), 5960-5968. doi:10.1002/2016gl068689

Walsh, B. M., Niehof, J., Collier, M. R., Welling, D. T., Sibeck, D. G., Mozer, F. S., . . . Kuntz, K. D. (2016). Density variations in the Earth's magnetospheric cusps. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 121(3), 2131-2142. doi:10.1002/2015ja022095

Zhang, J. -C., Kistler, L. M., Spence, H. E., Wolf, R. A., Reeves, G., Skoug, R., . . . Luo, H. (2015). “Trunk-like” heavy ion structures observed by the Van Allen Probes. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 120(10), 8738-8748. doi:10.1002/2015ja021822

Jordanova, V. K., Yu, Y., Niehof, J. T., Skoug, R. M., Reeves, G. D., Kletzing, C. A., . . . Spence, H. E. (2014). Simulations of inner magnetosphere dynamics with an expanded RAM-SCB model and comparisons with Van Allen Probes observations. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(8), 2687-2694. doi:10.1002/2014gl059533

Spence, H. E., Reeves, G. D., Baker, D. N., Blake, J. B., Bolton, M., Bourdarie, S., . . . Thorne, R. M. (2013). Science Goals and Overview of the Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) Energetic Particle, Composition, and Thermal Plasma (ECT) Suite on NASA’s Van Allen Probes Mission. Space Science Reviews, 179(1-4), 311-336. doi:10.1007/s11214-013-0007-5

Funsten, H. O., Skoug, R. M., Guthrie, A. A., MacDonald, E. A., Baldonado, J. R., Harper, R. W., . . . Chen, J. (2013). Helium, Oxygen, Proton, and Electron (HOPE) Mass Spectrometer for the Radiation Belt Storm Probes Mission. Space Science Reviews, 179(1-4), 423-484. doi:10.1007/s11214-013-9968-7

Reeves, G. D., Spence, H. E., Henderson, M. G., Morley, S. K., Friedel, R. H. W., Funsten, H. O., . . . Niehof, J. T. (2013). Electron Acceleration in the Heart of the Van Allen Radiation Belts. Science, 341(6149), 991-994. doi:10.1126/science.1237743

Dunn, D. E., Molnar, L. A., Niehof, J. T., de Pater, I., & Lissauer, J. J. (2004). Microwave observations of Saturn's rings: anisotropy in directly transmitted and scattered saturnian thermal emission. Icarus, 171(1), 183-198. doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2004.04.008

Guikema, J., Miller, N., Niehof, J., Klein, M., & Walhout, M. (n.d.). Spontaneous Pattern Formation in an Effectively One-Dimensional Dielectric-Barrier Discharge System. Physical Review Letters, 85(18), 3817-3820. doi:10.1103/physrevlett.85.3817

Most Cited Publications