Space Science Seminar Series

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Upcoming Seminars


SSC Seminar Series: "Characterising the Suprathermal Electron PADs"

SSC Seminar Series: "Characterising the Suprathermal Electron PADs" image.Speaker: Fernando Carcaboso, NASA/Goddard Space Flight CenterFull title: Advantages of Characterising the Suprathermal Electron Pitch-angle Distributions in ICMEs and Long-term VariationsAbstract ...

SSC Seminar Series: Acoustic Sources on the Solar Surface

SSC Seminar Series: Acoustic Sources on the Solar Surface image.Speaker: Dr. Shah Mohammad BahauddinLaboratory of Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado BoulderFull title: The Quest for finding Acoustic Sources on the Solar Surface: the DKIST er ...


November 4, 2022 | 2:00–3:00 pm EST
"The AERO-VISTA Mission: Auroral Radio Science and Electromagnetic Vector Sensors"
Speaker: Dr. Frank D. Lind, MIT Haystack Observatory

November 2, 2022 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Understanding the Acceleration and Release of Solar Energetic Particles Using Observations from Multiple Viewpoints and in Multiple Wavelengths"
Speaker: Dr. Bin Zhuang, Research Scientists II - University of New Hampshire Space Science Center

October 26, 2022 | 2:00–3:00 pm EST
"Recent Progress concerning the Local Interstellar Medium" 
Speaker: Prof. Jeffrey Linsky - JILA (University of Colorado & NIST)

October 19, 2022 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"GOLD observations of Traveling Atmospheric Disturbances - what we can learn from 4 years of observations" 
Speaker: Dr. Scott England - Virginia Tech

October 12, 2022 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Two years of water ice clouds in the Martian atmosphere"
Speaker: Dr. Aurélien Stcherbinine - Northern Arizona University

September 28, 2022 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Response of Upper Thermospheric Winds to Auroral and Sub-auroral Dynamics" 
Speaker: Dr. Ying Zou - The University of Alabama in Huntsville

April 22, 2021 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Solar Wind Coupling and Magnetospheric Substorms"
Speaker: Robert McPherron, Professor of Space Physics - University of California, Los Angeles

April 14, 2021 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"An MMS Encounter with the Ion and Electron Diffusion Regions at a Flapping and Twisted Tail Current Sheet"
Speaker: Charlie Farrugia, Research Professor - UNH Space Science Center

April 7, 2021 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"HelioSwarm: Uncovering the Nature of Turbulence in Space Plasmas"
Speaker: Kristopher Klein, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy - University of Arizona

March 31, 2021 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Capturing Spatial and Temporal Variability in Geospace"
Speaker: Kevin Pham, Project Scientist - High Altitude Observatory, National Center of Atmospheric Research

March 24, 2021 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Magnetosphere Ionosphere Thermosphere (MIT) Coupling Phenomena"
Speaker: Banafsheh Ferdousi, Research Scientist - UNH Space Science Center

March 3, 2021 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Flux Transfer Events in Mercury's Magnetosphere"
Speaker: Weiji Sun, Research Fellow, Climate and Space Sciences & Engineering - University of Michigan

Nov. 18, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Exploring the ionosphere/thermosphere dynamics during geospace storms with the Multiscale Atmosphere-Geospace Environment (MAGE) model"
Speaker: Dong Lin, Postdoctoral Fellow, High Altitude Observatory, National Center for Atmospheric Research

Nov. 4, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Radial and Temporal Evolution of Stream Interaction Regions and Co-Rotating Interaction Regions"
Speaker: Robert C. Allen, Space Physicist at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Oct. 21, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Our Next LEAP Forward In Studying Gamma Ray Bursts"
Speaker: Mark McConnell, UNH Professor of Physics and Director for SwRI-EOS  

Oct. 16, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Observation-Based Approaches to the Modelling of Magnetised CMEs in the Inner Heliosphere with EUHFORIA"
Speaker: Camilla Scolini, Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of New Hampshire

Oct. 7, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Simulating storm-time magnetospheric dynamics with the Multiscale Atmosphere-Geospace Environment model"
Speaker: Shanshan Bao, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Rice University 

Sept. 30, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"The Onset of Magnetic Reconnection in Earth’s Magnetotail"
Speaker: Kevin Genestreti, Senior Research Scientist for SwRI-EOS

Sept. 2, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"NASA DRIVE Science Center for Geospace Storms: Transforming the Understanding and Predictability of Space Weather"
Speaker: Slava Merkin, Space Physicist at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

July 15, 2020 | 3:00–4:00 pm EST
"Advancing Our Understanding of Space Weather with Science, Machine Learning, and Technology"
Speaker: Matthew Argall, Research Scientists III - University of New Hampshire Space Science Center