Space Science Seminar Series

Illustration of MMS space mission.

 

Upcoming Seminars

Sep
30

Seminar: The Onset of Magnetic Reconnection in Earth's Magnetotail

Speaker: Kevin Genestreti, Senior Research Scientist for SwRI-EOSAbstract: "The elongated tail of our night-side magnetosphere stores energy from the solar wind. The oppositely-directed magnetic f ...
Oct
07

Seminar: Simulating Storm-Time Magnetospheric Dynamics with the MAGE Model

Speaker: Shanshan Bao, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Rice University  Abstract: Modeling storm-time magnetospheric dynamics requires treating both the outer and inner magnetosphere within the ...
Oct
14

Seminar: The Modeling of Magnetized CMEs in Inner Heliosphere with EUHFORIA

Speaker: Camilla Scolini, Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of New HampshireAbstract: Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) are the primary source of strong space weather disturbances at Earth an ...
Oct
21

Seminar: Our Next LEAP Forward in Studying Gamma Ray Bursts

Speaker: Mark McConnell, UNH Professor of Physics and Director for SwRI-EOS  Abstract: TBDJoin from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://unh.zoom.us/j/96101190388Keyboard shortcuts are availabl ...
Oct
28

Seminar: EMIC Waves in the MMS Era

Speaker: Sarah Vines, Space Physicist at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics LaboratoryAbstract: Electromagnetic ion cyclotron (EMIC) waves play important roles in particle heating and lo ...
Nov
04

Seminar: Radial and Temporal Evolution of SIRs and CIRs

Speaker: Robert C. Allen, Space Physicist at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics LaboratoryAbstract: Parker Solar Probe, as part of the Heliophysics System Observatory, provides a unique ...
Nov
18

Seminar: Exploring Ionosphere/Thermosphere Dynamics During Geospace Storms

Speaker: Dong Lin, Postdoctoral Fellow, High Altitude Observatory, National Center for Atmospheric ResearchAbstract: The ionosphere/thermosphere (I/T) system is a top layer of the Earth’s atmosphe ...